Archive News, December 2015

Archive News for December 2015


What's New?

Green Pencil Poetry Winners’ Poems Published

Sophie and James’ poems, which were Highly Commended in the Green Pencil competition run by Edinburgh City Council, have been published.   James and Sophie's Highly Commended poems in Green Pencil competition have been published. @ByLeavesWeLive —

First Aid Course for Staff

Term finished on Friday, but this morning there was a three hour First Aid at Work Course for 25 staff as part of our rolling programme to ensure all staff are appropriately First Aid trained.   Term ended but First

Carol Service brings term to an end

As always, the Autumn Term at Cargilfield was brought to a close with the traditional Service of Nine Lessons and Carols.  In a candlelit and packed Chapel, with the skies darkening outside, the choir sang their carols beautifully and the

End of Term Prize Giving

At the end of term, we had an internal prize giving where effort awards for each subject were handed out, music practice prizes, skiing and snowboarding certificates, National Mathematics certificates, sport prizes and finally, the Divisional Cup.   We also

Spring Term 2016 Calendar

The calendar for next term has been published electronically.  Please click on the link below.   You can also access the calendar on the Cargilfield App which can be downloaded for all iOS and Android devices from the

P1 Christmas Fun!

P1 have had a wonderful few days gearing up for Christmas and the end of the Autumn Term.  They have written and posted letters to Father Christmas, they had been elves wrapping gifts in their very own “Santa Station” as well making

Christmas Parties!

As is tradition, there were Christmas parties to end the penultimate day of the Autumn Term, with Forms 4 to 6 in the Sports Hall and Forms 7 and 8 in Chapel.  Lots of old fashioned party games took place

Maths Winners!

Well done to all the pupils who took part in the 2015 Mathematical Association’s Primary Mathematics Challenge.  This was taken by hundreds of thousands of pupils across the U.K. and has lots of interesting questions for the pupils to test

Divisional Quiz

The annual Divisional Quiz took place this morning in Chapel.  Each Division had someone from forms 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 and they had to answer questions in 9 different categories, from English to Maths, History to Science, picture

Christmas in the Nursery

There have been lots of festive things going on in the Nursery at Cargilfield over the last few days.  Lots of fun and excitement from the children and the staff, including posting letters up the chimney to Father Christmas……don’t forget