As detailed on the individual photo order form, the official S6 class picture is available to view on Tempest website – Tempest-groups.co.uk In the search box type Craigmount High School and you will then have access to view the S6 official group picture. If you would like to purchase this print you will need to […]
The Parent Council is here to work with the school to improve the experience of your children at Craigmount and to represent the views of parents.
We get involved in discussions on many issues, but typical ones include
- Curriculum and the implementation of Curriculum for Excellence
- Impact of budget cuts
- School Improvement Plan
- Review of report from Head Teacher
We can only represent you if you are actively involved in the life of the school. You can get involved by:
- Checking the Parent Council page on the website and sending us an email if you have a query;
- Attending parents evening and other events for parents and speaking to one of us;
- Coming along to a meeting as an observer without any commitment to join;
- Supporting fundraising by buying a quiz or raffle ticket or helping at an event such as The Corstorphine Fair:
- Joining the Parent Council and coming along to 6 meetings a year on a Monday evening.
You may already know one of us in which case feel free to raise any issues with us. The members for the 2017/18 session are:
- Jane Crewe (Chair) S1, S4 & S6
- Alison Bowyer (Past-Chair) S6
- Phil Wild (Secretary) S2
- Vaman Pujari (Treasurer) S4
- Marie Allan S5
- Phil Black S1
- Brenda Cheyne S5
- Karen Connor S1
- Julie Cosgrove S5
- Nicola Currie-Mullen S4
- Claire Harrison S3
- Janette Jamieson S1
- Gareth Jenkins S3
- Kate McKie S4 & S6
- John McLeod S1 & S4
- Jill McPherson S4
- Scott Niven S2 & S5
- Jeanette Ross S3
- Diane Shanks S3
- Gillian Smith S3
The Head Teacher and other teaching staff attend the meetings. New members are welcome to join at any time.
If you want to contact the parent council then please send an email to email@example.com. Alternatively, you can contact the school who will forward your request to the council.
We meet 2 or 3 times each term, on Monday evenings in the school at 7.00pm.
The most recent meeting was held on 27th November, with the minutes being available on-line once they have been approved at the next meeting.
Forthcoming meeting dates for 2017/18 are:
- 22nd January
- 12th March
- 23rd April
- 28th May (AGM)
Meetings are held in the staff room or a nearby meeting room (corridor on the left once you’ve entered the school’s concourse).
The Parent Council Annual General Meeting was held on Monday 29th May 2017, at the school.
The meeting was to review the work of the parent council over the past year, approve the accounts and discuss issues raised by parents.
The minutes of the meeting, including chair’s report and head teacher’s report, are available in the Minutes of Meetings section, below.
At the meeting the following changes were made:
Chair – Jane Crewe replaces Alison Bowyer who has stepped down
Secretary – Phil Wild replaces Janice Reynolds who has stepped down
Treasurer – Vaman Pujari remains in post
Published on: 19 January 2018
Published on: 21 December 2017
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 […]
Published on: 1 December 2017
Consent packs for vaccinations from NHS Lothian are out now for pupils in S3 (and in S4 – S6 who have not yet received their vaccinations). Every year, pupils in S3 are offered the Teenage booster to complete their life long protection, through routine immunisations, against tetanus, diphtheria and polio. Any pupils in S4 – […]
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