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This coming Thursday (27th November) @ BT Murrayfield – entry is free. The evening will showcase the best U18 and U16 school teams in the country.

In the under-18 competition, Merchiston Castle will take on the holders, George Watson’s College, on the newly installed surface at BT Murrayfield (kick-off 7.45pm), while their under-16s will contest the final with Dollar Academy at (Entry is FREE).

S4/5 Silver Duke of Edinburgh. – Mr Beattie

Could all candidates please attend a meeting in the PE Classroom at 1:00pm on Thursday during lunchtime. Attendance is compulsory, please see Mr Beattie in the PE Department if you are unable to attend.

Attention all Pupils – Safety Warning – Ms Gibson

There was a serious incident that happened at lunchtime on Monday, 24 November  that resulted in an S1 pupil getting hit by a stone on the head and having to get medical treatment.

I would like to remind all pupils that throwing stones or objects of any kind is potentially very dangerous. Any behaviour of this kind will be taken very seriously.

Christmas concert – Mrs Morison

Tickets go on sale this Friday 28th at lunchtime for the Christmas concert on Monday 15th December. These are restricted to 3 per student in the first instance. Price £7 (£3 for concessions). Please bring the correct money or a cheque payable to Craigmount High School.

Transport : Academies  –  Mrs Morrison

Taxi 3: Health & Social Care: Year 1  –  Picking up from Craigmount onThursday Nov 27th at 12.45 and dropping 3 students to Edinburgh College Granton.  Lead name: Avey.

Taxi 4: Hospitality & Tourism: Year 2  –  Picking up from Craigmount on Friday Nov 28th  at 12.45 and dropping 5 students to Edinburgh College Granton.  Lead name:  Ross.

Taxi 5/6: Health & Social Care: Year 2  Acting & Performance: Year 1  –  Picking up from Craigmount on Friday Nov 28th at 12.30 and dropping  5 students to QMU Musselburgh.  Lead name: Ritchie & Alexander

Taxi 7: Health & Social Care:  Year 1 & Food Science & Nutrition : Year 1  –  Picking up from Craigmount on Friday November 28th  at 12.30 and dropping 4 students to Queen Margaret University Musselburgh.  Lead name: Avey / Ramsey


  • All expenses paid
  • Engineering – London 2 weeks
  • Medicine – London 2 weeks
  • Law – London 2 weeks
  • J P Morgan – London 2 weeks
  • KPMG (Accounting)  – London 2 weeks
  • Politics – Whitehall – if unsure (Glasgow) 2 weeks

Online application from their website –   email –

Telephone – 0161 850 2809

They get a mentor to help them prepare and guide them for 2 weeks.

22nd December 2014 – DEADLINE