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Head Teacher Update Tuesday 31st March 2020 - 31st Mar, 2020

Dear Parents/Carers Once again I have little by way of major update at this stage. Mr Pye (DHT) has made some updates on the website. The links are pasted below. All families in receipt of Free School Meals should have had a letter by now. Please see the FAQs on Free School Meals on the […]

Head Teacher Update Monday 30th March 2020 - 30th Mar, 2020

Dear Parents/Carers I hope you all had the best weekend possible in the circumstances, and are well. I have little new to update on since Friday. Today, the HUB attendance was increased and the staff volunteer team (including primary colleagues) are settling to the new routines,  and now refining procedures in school. A rota has […]

Head Teacher update Friday 27th March 2020 - 27th Mar, 2020

Dear Parents/Carers There are no new developments to update on after a very different week for us all, and especially since Monday.  Thank you to those of you who have passed on your thanks and good wishes to the staff for their online efforts. I have shared this with them. I can see lots of […]

Head Teacher update Thursday 26th March 2020 - 26th Mar, 2020

Dear Parents/Carers I hope you are well. Once again today, the main focus of the senior team has been on developing the planning to receive primary pupils from five primary schools tomorrow, not all from our cluster. Craigmount will now be the base which supports these children of eligible key workers. The first hosting of […]

Head Teacher Update – Wednesday, 25 March 2020 - 25th Mar, 2020

Dear Parents/Carers I hope you and your families remain well and are coping in these difficult times. Yesterday we posted the SQA advice on the school website as soon as this was received. Mrs Urquhart has also sent a parent email with the key messages for parents. Please read this whole briefing from her carefully. […]

Head Teacher update Tuesday 24th March 2020 - 24th Mar, 2020

Dear Parents/Carers These past twenty four hours our senior staff team has been busy planning for an opening tomorrow to accommodate schooling for the children of key workers. The very small number of families involved will have been in communication the centre. Of course, the late announcement by the Prime Minister last night has since […]

Parent update for Monday 23rd March 2020 - 23rd Mar, 2020

Dear Parents/Carers Since my earlier email today there has been no further clarification from SQA. I assure you that once we have guidance, I will share this. It is a hugely complex issue for them so I did not expect things to be resolved quickly. I know you will understand this. I have had two […]

Update for Parents/Carers – 23 March 2020 - 23rd Mar, 2020

Dear Parents/Carers I intend to send a daily update for parents and carers as we work our way through this unprecedented situation. At the moment I have no more I can update you on since my last email to parents on Friday afternoon. This is on the website. However,  I thought  it worth sharing a […]

Student Bulleti 20th March 2020 - 20th Mar, 2020

Good hygiene and wellbeing –  advice to all students Please take a minute to read the posters on display in the common areas which offer sensible advice on hand-washing and good hygiene Remember to wash your hands at breaks. Teachers will remind you at the end of P3 and P5 each day. As always, teachers […]

Student Bulletin 19th March 2020 - 19th Mar, 2020

Good hygiene and wellbeing –  advice to all students Please take a minute to read the posters on display in the common areas which offer sensible advice on hand-washing and good hygiene Remember to wash your hands at breaks. Teachers will remind you at the end of P3 and P5 each day. As always, teachers […]

School Closures 18.3.19 - 18th Mar, 2020

Dear Parent/Carers There have been a number of announcements made earlier today by Scottish Government about school closures, as well as further communication on the SQA website. I am writing to say a detailed City of Edinburgh briefing for all schools will be sent tomorrow on the latest developments as I am aware that parents […]

Student Bulletin 18th March 2020 - 18th Mar, 2020

Good hygiene and wellbeing –  advice to all students Please take a minute to read the posters on display in the common areas which offer sensible advice on hand-washing and good hygiene Remember to wash your hands at breaks. Teachers will remind you at the end of P3 and P5 each day. As always, teachers […]

Student Bulletin 17th March 2020 - 17th Mar, 2020

Good hygiene and wellbeing –  advice to all students Please take a minute to read the posters on display in the common areas which offer sensible advice on hand-washing and good hygiene Remember to wash your hands at breaks. Teachers will remind you at the end of P3 and P5 each day. As always, teachers […]

Coronavirus information - 16th Mar, 2020

Please use the links below to access the most recent Coronavirus information from the City of Edinburgh Council Latest City of Edinburgh Council Coronavirus advice (City of Edinburgh Council website) NHS Scotland Coronavirus (COVID-19) Advice SQA Statement on the Coronavirus, and impact on the National Qualifications 2020 Examinations Timetable (12 March 2020) City of Edinburgh […]

Student Bulletin 16th March 2020 - 16th Mar, 2020

English Study Support English Supported study will run on Wednesday after school for N5 & Higher 3.35 till 4.15 in the English Dept. This will commence on the 18th  March and run on the 25th, 1st and 22nd April. See your English Teacher for more details. “Student Parliament and S3/S6 Ambassadors: The next Student Parliament meeting will be held in the […]

Head Teacher update Friday 13th March 2020 - 13th Mar, 2020

Aim High, Adapt, Succeed Dear Parents/Carers The week started with a major netball win for the S4/5 team. I have included this brief report below from one of the coaches, Ms Henderson. “Our senior netballers have once again made it through to the Gold League Scottish Cup Final after a well fought game on Monday […]

Student Bulletin 13th March 2020 - 13th Mar, 2020

English Study Support English Supported study will run on Wednesday after school for N5 & Higher 3.35 till 4.15 in the English Dept. This will commence on the 18th  March and run on the 25th, 1st and 22nd April. See your English Teacher for more details. “Student Parliament and S3/S6 Ambassadors: The next Student Parliament meeting will be held in the […]