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In S1 your child will be completing their Gold level JASS Award. JASS is a personal achievement award for young people P6-S1 and in Craigmount it is supported by the RME department. Find out more below. Parental Letter JASS 2017 (002)

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Biometrics CRB are now rolling out the Biometric system to schools that have had the cashless catering upgrade. This will allow students to pay for meals using the new system instead of entering their pin number. The will speed up service at break and lunch. A form will be sent home with your child tomorrow […]

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Dear Parents/Carers   I have been asked to share this letter from the Deputy First Minister, John Swinney. It has details about the consultation on the new Education Bill launched this week. A copy was also sent to our Parent Council Chair. I am now making this letter available on the website. Empowering Schools A […]

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Last term I posted that we encourage our S1 students to remain in school at lunchtime, and that after October if you wished your son/daughter to be allowed out during lunchtime to let the school know.  We would be keen that S1 students continue to stay in school during the 50 minute lunch break, there is as there […]

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Letter to Secondary schools, 2017 09 04

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UCAS Information 2017/18 We now have the buzzword for you to start your Application for UCAS 2018. This will be displayed in the common room, guidance base and management corridor with a reminder of the instructions from Monday. If you are keen to get started on your application over the weekend, please email Tracy.Urquhart@craigmount.edin.sch.uk and […]

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Dear Parent / Carer One of the pupils at Craigmount High School is receiving medical treatment which puts them at risk if they are exposed to measles, chicken pox, shingles and cold sores. The Royal Hospital for sick Children have asked us to share the following information to help reduce this risk. The best way […]

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Marking Review Requests for SQA If you would like to request a marking review from SQA but are not waiting on confirmation of a University place, you can also do so by emailing Tracy.Urquhart@craigmount.edin.sch.uk detailing your name and which subject you would like to request a review for. These requests will be reviewed after the […]

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Please be aware that the new cashless catering system manifested some teething issues today. We are working with council staff to address these issues. Please be assured that all students were able to access catering facilities.

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The uniform orders have arrived and ready for collection from the School Office. The school is open Tuesday 15th from 8am – 4pm

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Post Result Service – SQA Results 2017 The wait is over and the results are finally here! Hopefully all of your the hard work has been rewarded with a great set of results. If however you have not got the results you expected, please don’t panic, we are here to help. Priority Marking Review Requests for SQA […]

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Students who have recently sat SQA exams, you can sign up to receive your results by a text and/or email. By selecting this service, your results will arrive from 8am on Tuesday 8 August 2017. To register, you need to sign up to MySQA by 5pm on 18 July, and activate your account by 5pm […]

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SpringSummer 2017 part 1 Spring Summer 17 part 2

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Big Trips 2017-18 Letter

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Friday 23rd June 2017   Dear Parents/Carers   The main event this week has to be the P7 three day visit. The staff have been commenting on what a great group of young people they are and we are looking forward to seeing them again in August. The parent information evening was also well attended […]

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Message for Parents The council is changing the way we pay clothing grants.  If you qualify and have applied for a clothing grant you will receive a payment directly in to your bank account.  You should receive your payment sometime after Monday 17 July and it will appear on your bank statement as ‘clothing grant’.  […]

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Dear New S4 Parent,   Every year we invite you to attend a brief information session to outline what S4 National Qualifications look like and involve. We cover a range of topics and answer questions. It hopefully gives you some information to help support your son or daughter as they enter the first year of […]

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Dear all, Our S5 students approached Mr Irving last year and asked if we could look into an S6 Blazer for session 2017/18. We listened to their pitch and agreed to proceed for the coming year. This is an optional blazer and does not replace the exisitng Craigmount dress code we have in place with […]

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Dear Students,   As the Seniors complete their assessments and SQA Exams we turn our focus to the new school year ahead. For the new S5 and S6 this will be a crucial time in planning their future and making positive choices about their learning. We have planned sessions to inspire, channel and motivate our […]

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The Craigmount Parent Council Annual General Meeting will take place on Monday 29th May 2017, 7 – 9pm, in the Craigmount High School Staff Room. The meeting is to review the work of the Parent Council over the past year, approve the accounts and discuss issues raised by parents. It is open to any member of the […]

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