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With the new 2016/17 Academic session well under way and with many exciting Student opportunities to come, it seems like the perfect time to let Students, Parents and Carers know about some of the potential trips and excursions for 2017 and the rationale behind them. Please read the letter below for detailed information. Trips and […]

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Lost Property Lost Property will be on display in the dance studio on Tuesday and Wednesday at break and lunch. Items not claimed will be given to charity.   Music Tour 2018 – Lake Garda, Italy Can those interested in the Music Tour 2018 please come and see Miss Hannah to collect a letter asap (including […]

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Lost Property Lost Property will be on display in the dance studio on Tuesday and Wednesday at break and lunch. Items not claimed will be given to charity.   Debating – Mr McPake Debating will not take place on Thursday as we will be at the Scottish Parliament in order to compete for the S1-S3 […]

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Music Tour 2018 – Lake Garda, Italy Can those interested in the Music Tour 2018 please come and see Miss Hannah to collect a letter asap (including those who already gave their names previously). This will include more information regarding cost and details of the trip. A small deposit will be required before the end of […]

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Music Tour 2018 – Lake Garda, Italy Can those interested in the Music Tour 2018 please come and see Miss Hannah to collect a letter asap (including those who already gave their names previously). This will include more information regarding cost and details of the trip. A small deposit will be required before the end of […]

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This short announcement is intended to give an overview of our 3 Day Visit. Pupils should arrive at Craigmount on Tuesday for an assembly at 9:00am in the concourse when they will meet their Group Tutors and their S6 House Ambassadors. On Wednesday and Thursday the day will start at 8:30am and each day will […]

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NEW YORK & WASHINGTON DC TRIP  For all current s3-s6. If you are interested in coming to New York and Washington DC with the Social Subjects faculty in October 2018, please attend a meeting in G17 (Miss Lawson’s room) on Wednesday 21st June at morning break. S6 Modern Languages LeadershipCould all S6 pupils who signed […]

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Dear Parents/Carers It was good to have our S4 curriculum and assessment information evening last night so well attended. The presentation slides will be posted on the website early next week. Please contact Mr Irving, DHT if you have any questions. Mrs Allan has also posted information about claiming Free School Meals and clothing grants […]

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SPORTS DAY Sports Day will be on Friday the 16th and will run all day. P1&2 will be a festival followed by the running events after break. Please come dressed to participate in sport in your house colours and bring plenty of water. Please note that if you are participating in heats on Thursday you […]

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S6 HOUSE AMBASSADOR MEETING We will meet in the staff room at 0930 on Thursday 13/6/17 – period 2. Items to discuss include, role, P7 transition, student council.   S6 Modern Languages Leadership Could all S6 pupils who signed up to assist with junior classes and/or our associated Primary schools please attend a short meeting […]

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Calling all S6 Entrepreneurs Are you interested in experiencing firsthand the setting up and running of your own company in school over the course of the year?  It is your company – you elect the Board of Directors from amongst the members, raise share capital and market and finance a product or service of your […]

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The Festival of Performing Arts Fancy an evening of entertainment?  Our very own students will be showcasing the work they have done in Performing Arts this year in: The Festival of Performing Arts Tuesday 20th June at 6.30pm Craigmount High School Tickets only £3 (available from the school office from Tue 13th June)   CDT […]

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Dear Parents/Carers Last week ended with the wonderful Craigmount Debating Day, and this week I was informed that both our senior and junior teams had made the Donald Dewar Debating Prize final. This will take place at the Scottish Parliament later this month. Success was also achieved by our talented S1-3 dancers this week. Please […]

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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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CDT Models Any finished models will need to be collected from CDT by Friday the 16th. Any left after this point will be recycled.   SPORTS DAY 2017: Sports Day will be held on Friday the 16th. You have been competing during PE to qualify for the heats which will be held on Thursday the […]

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General Election – Thursday 8th of June School is open as normal for both staff and students   CDT Models Any finished models will need to be collected from CDT by Friday the 16th. Any left after this point will be recycled.   SPORTS DAY 2017: Sports Day will be held on Friday the 16th. […]

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General Election – Thursday 8th of June School is open as normal for both staff and students   Edinburgh Beach Games  Can those students who were given letters about the Edinburgh Beach Games please return their consent forms to Mr Gray in the PE department asap. All students should attend a meeting in the Dance […]

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General Election – Thursday 8th of June School is open as normal for both staff and students   CHS Honduras final countdown meetings- be there! Thursday 8th June- meeting after school in 1/50 to complete final checklist Monday 12th June- Bootcamp part 2 in the gym. Wear your t-shirt! Friday 16th June- 12:30 in the staff room. […]

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Thursday 8 June – General Election School is open as normal for both staff and students

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Choirs  Choir will be starting back on Tuesday at lunch time with Miss Hannah (G64).  Senior Vocal Group will be starting back on Thursday at lunch time with Mrs Murray (G65)  All members of these groups are required to attend.   Career Ready Year 1: Could all new S6 students involved in the Career Ready […]

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Dear Parents/Carers What a fantastic day it has been at Craigmount. There’s been so much going on and our many visitors today have commented on the great atmosphere around the school. When I finish this update I will be going to watch the finals of Craigmount Debating Day, which has seen us host schools from […]

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