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Youth Talk Youth talk It is currently happening in your area and this week we will be visiting your school. Youth Talk aims to get young people’s views and use them to improve local activities for young people. These services include things like youth clubs, access to sports club /Gyms & activities in libraries. Youth […]

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CHRISTMAS LUNCH The Christmas lunch will be on Tuesday, 18th December. Tickets can be bought from the servery during break and lunch from 7th  to 14th December. 2 courses – £2.60 3 courses – £3.20

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Dear Parents/Carers Once again this week we welcomed our cluster Primary 7 students for transition visits. These visits are linked to Hour of Code activities and I want to thank Mrs Hendrie and the Computing/Business Education faculty for delivering this. This week we also had students taking part in the Royal Society of Chemistry competition. […]

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FAO S4 , 5 and 6 Granton Campus is having an open day Performing Arts Studio Scotland (acting, dance, make up artistry, costume, musical theatre, technical theatre) 19th December 10-1pm Speak to your guidance teacher if you want to go. Lego Robotics Challenge (S1 –S3) The next meetings will be this Wednesday 5th December and […]

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FAO S4 , 5 and 6 Granton Campus is having an open day Performing Arts Studio Scotland (acting, dance, make up artistry, costume, musical theatre, technical theatre) 19th December 10-1pm Speak to your guidance teacher if you want to go. Lego Robotics Challenge (S1 –S3) The next meetings will be this Wednesday 5th December and […]

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FAO S4 , 5 and 6 Granton Campus is having an open day Performing Arts Studio Scotland (acting, dance, make up artistry, costume, musical theatre, technical theatre) 19th December 10-1pm Speak to your guidance teacher if you want to go.   Lego Robotics Challenge (S1 –S3) The next meetings will be this Wednesday 5th December […]

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FAO S4 , 5 and 6 Granton Campus is having an open day Performing Arts Studio Scotland (acting, dance, make up artistry, costume, musical theatre, technical theatre) 19th December 10-1pm Speak to your guidance teacher if you want to go. Lego Robotics Challenge (S1 –S3) The next meetings will be this Wednesday 5th December and […]

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FAO S4 , 5 and 6 Granton Campus is having an open day Performing Arts Studio Scotland (acting, dance, make up artistry, costume, musical theatre, technical theatre) 19th December 10-1pm Speak to your guidance teacher if you want to go.   Lego Robotics Challenge (S1 –S3) The next meetings will be this Wednesday 5th December […]

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S1-S3 – Edinburgh Schools Table Tennis Competition – If you are in S1-S3 and interested in playing for the school at the next round of the Edinburgh Schools Table Tennis competition, please see Mr Gray in PE to register your interest. The event takes place at Craigmount on Friday 7th December from 2pm-4pm. Mr Russell […]

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“Student Parliament Meeting. All Student Parliament representatives must report to the staffroom for the monthly meeting on Tuesday at the start of P4. You will be coded appropriately.”

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Dear Parents/Carers I want to start with some of the excellent wider achievement activities and successes this week. First of all, in debating. Mr McPake has put together the update below: On Saturday the 17th of November, Craigmount High School won the University of St Andrews Debating Competition. A McDiarmid & A Shiels spoke in […]

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S4/5 PISA ASSESSMENTS Students who have been selected to complete the PISA assessments should report to the library after TG on Thursday 22nd November.   Library Programme: The library will not be accessible to classes and students this morning including break time. It will reopen for P5 and Debating Society at lunch time.

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Debating – Mr McPake Craigmount won the University of St Andrews debating competition on Saturday. Congratulations to Aidan Shiels and Andrew McDiarmid! Debating will take place in the library during Thursday lunchtime. The motion is This House believes that, in general, the book is better than the film. The motion marks Book Week Scotland. Friday […]

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Are you in S1-3? Are you interested in becoming an entrepreneur, or fancy a job in I.T? We have 15 places avaliable at a virtual expert session, you will get the change to speak to someone in this role via a skype interview and ask them questions. The session takes place on Tuesday 27 November […]

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S1-S3 WOW – London 2019 Pupils who have been allocated a place on the London Trip are now able to pay the £80 deposit required by the travel company using parentpay through the school website. An email letter has been sent to parents/carers with more information.  If there are any issues, questions or you no longer […]

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Dear Parents/Carers  School has felt a bit quieter this week, with S4 out on work experience. There has been good feedback already on some of the excellent contributions being made by the students on the placements. This is an invaluable way for them to apply and better recognise the sort of skills required to be […]

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Respect Week 2018 (12th – 16th Nov) Craigmount High School is now recognised as a Rights Respecting School. Everybody in the Craigmount community had the opportunity to vote on which rights we deemed were most important to us and five rights came out very prominently, resulting in the following. At Craigmount High School everyone has […]

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Respect Week 2018 (12th – 16th Nov) Craigmount High School is now recognised as a Rights Respecting School. Everybody in the Craigmount community had the opportunity to vote on which rights we deemed were most important to us and five rights came out very prominently, resulting in the following. At Craigmount High School everyone has […]

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Respect Week 2018 (12th – 16th Nov) Craigmount High School is now recognised as a Rights Respecting School. Everybody in the Craigmount community had the opportunity to vote on which rights we deemed were most important to us and five rights came out very prominently, resulting in the following. At Craigmount High School everyone has […]

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Dear parents/carers, Please find attached the Formal Assessment Timetable and information below regarding the assessment diet. S4-S6 The Formal Assessments will run from Monday 3rd December to Wednesday 19th December Within this period, students sitting exams at National 5, Higher & Advanced Higher level are granted exam leave of one day before the exam with […]

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