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Formal Assessments 2020-21 The formal assessment timetable for National 5 is now available on the website: http://craigmounthighschool.co.uk/publication/national-5-formal-assessment-timetable-2021/ Any pupils who are entitled to Additional Assessment Arrangements will receive an updated timetable in the coming weeks. All pupils have received a virtual assembly during PSE giving them additional information and expectations to help them prepare for […]

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Please find a leaflet, produced by Police Scotland, giving advice about bicycle security.

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Updated information can be found here: https://craigmounthighschool.co.uk/?post_type=publication&p=10596&preview=true

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Please find our recent parental communication regarding Covid: https://craigmounthighschool.co.uk/publication/parental-communication-07-10-20-important/

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Please follow the link below to access a letter from the new Acting Head Teacher regarding the return of learners to the school building.

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I hope your child has received their results this morning and are pleased with what they have achieved. If the grade your child has been awarded is lower than the grade their teacher submitted, they may be eligible for a Post Certification Review (PCR) by SQA. If your child is eligible for a review, we […]

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Dear Parent/Carer, I would firstly like to express my gratitude to all our children and young people for their understanding and fortitude during this unprecedented emergency. It must never be underestimated the disruption young people have endured as well as the additional burdens placed on families during this time. Following the First Minister’s announcement last […]

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After I had posted my update today, a message from SQA arrived. This is on the SQA website under Coronavirus Update. The briefing offers guidance for all schools which we will be digesting tomorrow and following after the holidays.  I understand City of Edinburgh will now be issuing a revised letter tomorrow. https://www.sqa.org.uk/sqa/70972.html T Rae […]

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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 […]

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Thank you to those of you who were able to come along to our S3 into S4 Information Evening last week. The presentation from Thursday evening and the booklet with full details of each course on offer to our new S4 is now in the Student and Parent section of the website. Deadline for S4 […]

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Dear Parents/Carers First of all I want to compliment and commend the staff and students who took part in another successful trip to the battlefields. Student feedback on the trip was very positive and powerful once again with a number of students able to visit the graves and memorials of distant members of their families […]

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Post Results Service I hope that the results arriving this morning have rewarded the hard work over the last year. If however you are considering requesting a Marking Review, please read this document to confirm that your request meets the criteria set out by the SQA. If on reading this information, you would still like […]

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Dear Parents/Carers Last week our highlight alongside the successful P7 transition was most definitely the Like Flying collaboration with the National Theatre of Scotland. The students involved gained so much from the production. Those of you who experienced the performance will know what I mean. I want to thank the drama team, and in particular […]

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Dear Parents/Carers The House assemblies this week have certainly set an upbeat tone for Sports Day today. Hopefully the weather forecasts will stay accurate and the sun will continue to shine! The Pupil Support Leaders have also been celebrating the huge range of wider achievement taking place in our school community, with many certificates being […]

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Dear Parents/Carers There is a lot going on across the school this afternoon with students engaged in dance, the Like Flying project in drama, and of course with the Craigmount Debating Day Competition. As I write around 100 students from schools across the country are competing in the library. We also have the Duke of […]

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Dear Parents/Carers It’s been a real bonus to have some improved weather for the Week of Wellbeing activities this week. Feedback from the trips has been very positive, including one amazing story shared today by Mrs Lennon (our Pupil Support Officer) about how the city sights tour group yesterday came to the aid of an […]

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Dear Parents/Carers I really enjoyed speaking with many of you last night at the Wellbeing Festival. Thank you to our Parent Council for working with us on the event. Mrs Coull will be putting out a formal evaluation request by email to all who attended, and initial informal feedback on the night was very positive. […]

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Dear Parents/Carers On Thursday this week, Mr Hume and Mrs Burns, along with our student ambassadors, attended the launch of Escape, Connect Relate in Central Library. This is a new collection of fiction stock in every Edinburgh High School that will allow students to read and empathise with characters that may support their own health […]

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