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A fond farewell and many thanks to Dr John Campbell - 28th Oct, 2014

It is now public knowledge that Dr Campbell will be leaving Craigmount High on Friday after leading the school for almost nine years. These years have been a particularly exciting and successful period in the school’s history marked by year on year improvement in the attainment and achievement of all our students. Parents, staff and students will recognise the […]

Food Bank Donation Week - 23rd Oct, 2014

Many thanks to staff and students who contributed to the very generous 188kg of food donated, during our recent food bank collection week, for the North West Edinburgh Food Project.  The amount collected will feed 10 families in crisis, for 3 days.  Many thanks also to all the students who helped with the event.  Well […]

Bulletin 21st October 2014 - 20th Oct, 2014

Taxi 1: Health & Social Care: Year 1 Picking up from Craigmount on Tuesday Oct 21st at 12.45 and dropping 3 students to Edinburgh College Granton.   Lead name:  Avey.  Debating  –  Miss Walker The Debating Society will meet in the library at Wednesday lunchtime. The motion for this week is as follows:  This house would […]

Bulletin 10th October 2014 - 9th Oct, 2014

Bake Sale – Scott Young 601 There will be a Bake Sale in the Drama Studio today during break to raise money for the Craigmount Cansat Team.   Prices from 50p per item.   There will also be a ‘Guess the number of Sweets in the Jar’. Guesses are 50p or 3 for a £1 and the winner […]

Bulletin 9th October 2014 - 8th Oct, 2014

CREST AWARD club – Mrs Hicknson Could all CREST award club members and S6 helpers come to room 150 on Thursday 9th Oct at lunchtime. CREST will NOT be meeting after school this week. Ryder Cup Practice Day – Mr Laurie All those who attended the Ryder Cup Practice Day at Gleneagles please meet in […]

Bulletin 8th Oct. 2014 - 7th Oct, 2014

Dress Down Day – Dr Campbell  The charities committee voted for a monochrome day on Friday 10th October. Debating – Mr McPake Debating will take place in the library during lunchtime. The motion is This House would make voting compulsory.  Ryder Cup Practice Day – Mr Laurie All those who attended the Ryder Cup Practice […]

The final adventure. - 6th Oct, 2014

The final Venture group has arrived safe and well at Lagganlia. First activity down – 5 to go. We’ll certainly be bringing them back tired!

Bulletin 7th October 2014 - 6th Oct, 2014

London Trip 2015    Miss Lawson       For all those who did not attend the meeting on Monday, please see Miss Lawson in room G17 as soon as possible. You need to collect a letter to take home, and your deposits are due this week. There is a waiting list for the trip […]

Sheriff Court; The Verdict - 6th Oct, 2014

Craigmount Students won both their cases at the mini-trial event, held in the Sheriff Court on Saturday. The team was ourstanding.

Primary Parents’ Information Evening - 3rd Oct, 2014

Thank you to all the parents (and pupils) who attended our information evening on Thursday night – thank you for being such good sports and for participating so enthusiastically in our Meet the Students section. I will  pass on to our students the many kind words of thanks contained in your evaluations. It seems to […]

How to pass your exams presentations 2/10/14 - 3rd Oct, 2014

Thank you to the many parents and students who attended our information evening on ‘how to pass your exams’. I hope that you found this evening useful and that it has provided you with some ideas to help support your young people with their studies and with their preparation for exams. The two presentations from the evening can […]

“How to Pass” Parents’ Information Evening - 2nd Oct, 2014

Support for National 5 Courses From this evening’s questions about past paper questions for National courses in the faculty, links to past paper books for the National courses are below: National 5 Computing Science Past Paper 2014 & Model Papers National 5 Business Management Past Paper 2014  & Model Papers

Bulletin 3rd Oct. 2014 - 2nd Oct, 2014

Eigg Adventure 2015  Mr Cheyne Those who attended the last meeting or showed an interest in going on this trip, please attend a meeting on Friday at break time in G49 CDT. LOST PROPERTY  Mr Laurie All clothing lost in the school or left in PE will be available for inspection, and hopefully taken away, on TUESDAY LUNCHTIME from 12.45.pm […]

Venture 2014 - 1st Oct, 2014

Welcome home Venture group 1 after a very busy and successful week. All the best to Venture group 2 who arrived safe and sound at Benmore at lunchtime.

Bulletin 2nd October 2014 - 1st Oct, 2014

Friday 10th October     Dr Campbell The charities committee voted for a monochrome day for the ‘dress down day’ on Friday 10th October. Alton Towers  Mr Gray (Maths) The pupils who have initially been selected for the Alton Towers trip have until Friday 3rd October 2014 to return their forms and payment. If you missed out on […]