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Bulletin 3rd November 2014 - 31st Oct, 2014

Minecraft using the raspberry Pi – Mr Sansom Come along to room 2/29 on Mondays at lunchtime to develop your creativity skills using Minecraft.  As an added benefit of this you will also learn how to solve problems by programming . S3-S4 Rugby – Mr Harkins Can all S3-S4 rugby players who want to play […]

Bulletin 31st October 2014 - 30th Oct, 2014

4th Years – Armistice Day Remembrance – Important notice – Miss Dobson Please could all students who went on the trenches trip in September come to a very brief meeting in G14 Friday break time – this is an opportunity for you to represent your school and community on Tuesday 11th November at the Corstorphine […]

Bulletin 30th October 2014 - 29th Oct, 2014

English/History London trip : November 2015 ( s4/s5) – A Jardine Could all students who are signed up for or are interested in securing a place on this wonderful trip , please attend a meeting in Room 2/07  at Break on Thursday 6th November. This is a very important meeting and if you cannot attend , […]

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 […]

Bulletin 29th October 2014 - 28th Oct, 2014

For: S4, 5, 6 – Mr Higgins  Mr Higgins and the English Dept. will be running a poetry writing class after school for students who are interested. The class will be a regular, afterschool class with the aims of writing (and reading) a lot of poetry. This could potentially be used as creative folio pieces. […]

Bulletin 28th October 2014 - 27th Oct, 2014

Transport Academies – Mrs Morrison Taxi 1: Health & Social Care: Year 1 Picking up from Craigmount on Tuesday Oct 28th at 12.45 and dropping 3 students to Edinburgh College Granton.   Lead name:  Avey. Taxi 2: Hospitality & Tourism: Year 2 Tuesday Oct 28th picking up from  Edinburgh College Granton at 8.45pm – 5 students […]

Bulletin 27th October 2014 - 24th Oct, 2014

IMPORTANT – Poppy Scotland – Miss Dobson Please support Poppy Scotland by buying a poppy from tomorrow onwards.  It is 100 years since the start of the First world War, please make every effort to buy and wear a poppy in remembrance of those who fought and died in World War One and all conflicts […]

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 24th October 2014 - 23rd Oct, 2014

FRENCH RIVER TRIP (ATT2015) – Mr Pye Any students who wish to come to France for outdoor activities including Kayaking, Mountain Biking, Abseiling, Climbing, Rafting, Swimming should see Mr Pye before Friday. To reserve a place please bring £100 deposit by Friday 31st October. PE DEPT TWITTER – Mr Pye Follow @craigmountPE to keep up-to-date […]

Bulletin 23rd October 2014 - 22nd Oct, 2014

Cambridge Trip – Mrs Frew Could all students who attended the Cambridge trip please attend a meeting at break on Thursday in 234. Year Book Committee – Mr Rafferty Year Book Committee members should all attend a meeting with Mr Rafferty on Tuesday October 28th at 1pm sharp in meeting room 1/33 Food Bank Donation […]

Bulletin 22nd October 2014 - 21st Oct, 2014

 Assembly’s – Dr Campbell  Assembly’s this week are as follows:- S6 – Wednesday 22nd October S4 – Thursday 23rd October S5 – Friday 24th October Craigmount Snowsports Club 2014-2015 – Ms Wood S1-6 Information for Students signed up and paid for Block 1   This will be on Thursdays at Midlothian Snowsports Centre. We will be leaving […]

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.