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We are looking forward to welcoming our seniors back next week. I hope that the SQA exams have gone well and that our students are looking forward to the challenges the next year will bring. The plan for the induction days are as follows: Tuesday 5th June S6 Induction 9 – 12 pm S6 will […]

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Dear Parents/Carers It’s difficult not to start with some of the excellent S3 events that took place this week. Yesterday we had the fantastic YPI final. The quality of the presentations was very high, especially as it’s the first time we have offered the initiative in S3. The judges found it very difficult to single […]

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Biology easter  revision classes will be on Thursday 12th April.

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The power issues in school today have been fixed. Easter revision classes will resume tomorrow as per the timetable.

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Due to a power cut in school today and for health and safety reasons, all revision classes have been cancelled. Further information on classes tomorrow will be on this website.

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All revision classes will be in the Social Subjects corridor .2018-Easter-Revision Week 2

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The Easter revision drop in for Art on Thursday, 5th April has been rescheduled to Wednesday, 11th April 2018.

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Dear Parents/Carers I feel I must start by mentioning the fantastic S6 production taking place this week, Black Comedy. Thus has been in development for over a year and I must commend the Director, cast and production team for a first class performance. This obviously took a lot of commitment from the students, and I […]

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Dear Parents/Carers Thanks to the efforts of the PE department, the Sportathon activities this morning, co-ordinated by Ms Watson, have gone well and raised more funds for charities, including Teenage Cancer Trust. I will update on the sum raised next week. As I write we also have a team of S3 students competing at netball […]

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Dear Parent/Carer I enjoyed speaking with many of you at the S4 Parent Information evening yesterday. Many of you also mentioned how helpful you found the information evening last week and the materials on the website. The key thing is to ensure we get our students taking the best options for success and future career […]

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Dear Parents/Carers Thanks to the efforts of our Facilities Management provider AMEY, the school will be open as normal on Monday, unless there is further adverse weather. Please follow local radio and Council website and Twitter in the morning for any updates as usual. As well as clearing snow, our janitorial team has been working […]

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It is expected that all schools will open again on Monday 5th March. Please continue to monitor local radio, the council website, and council Twitter for updates.

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Craigmount High School is closed to all students and staff today.   Please see advice and links on faculty pages  & severe weather for guidance on learning activities. Senior Students should also consider ongoing revision and use of SQA links for past papers and BBC bite size resources. Please continue to check City of Edinburgh […]

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Dear Parents/Carers Today the prelims come to a close and I want to thank our excellent invigilation team for the superb way they have managed things. Feedback on the students from invigilators, as always, has been very positive. I have also spoken to many students to get feedback each day and they feel things have […]

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Dear Parents/Carers It was good to see many of you at the Year of Young People launch at the City Chambers last night, and a proud moment when so many Craigmount senior students went up to collect their Duke of Edinburgh Silver Award from Councillor Dickie, the Vice Convener for Education. There seemed to be […]

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Dear Parents/Carers Happy 2018! I hope the Christmas break went well. 2018 is the Year of Young People in Scotland and next week I will be attending an event at the council to celebrate this. School started back smoothly this week, with staff in on Monday and working on a variety of things as well […]

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S4, 5 and 6 Prelims 2018 This session’s prelim timetable is now available to view by downloading from the school website under the Parent Publication and Student Docs sections. You will see the Prelims by day starting with Monday 22 January. Pupils should spend time checking when their prelims are and plan their revision accordingly […]

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Dear Parents/Carers I feel I must start this post by commending the S6 involved in setting up the excellent fund-raising quiz in school last night. Thanks to the efforts of Lydia and Sophie in S6, all involved had an enjoyable evening, and raised almost £600 for to be split between Teenage Cancer Trust and the […]

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Dear Parents/Carers As you will see from the library post below, there’s been a great atmosphere around the school, with library activities at the centre of this, and a really creative link between our equalities work and the promotion of literacy. Such events take a lot of extra commitment and planning from staff and I […]

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