On Friday we had the first Cargilfield Book Festival, a day focused around books and reading for the whole school. Everyone dressed up as a character from a favourite book and we had a whole host of visiting authors, book illustrators and poets who gave lots of interesting workshops to different age groups; we had the Form 8 children reading to the youngest children throughout the day; there was a book fair for children to browse and buy some books and there was a also a drama workshop from Peter Jenkins of Fettes_College. The day was brought to a close with staff reading to children in strange places around the school and then with the Final of the school reading competition in Chapel. What a brilliant day and a big thank you to Mr Parker for all his hard work in organising such a Book Fest!
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We can’t welcome you to our grounds right now, but we can offer you a virtual tour and we can answer questions via email or telephone. We especially like to chat face-to-face on a video call.
We have places available for 2021 entry in most year groups.
For now, we hope that this video, presented by our Headmaster, Mr Rob Taylor, will give you a flavour of what life is like here at Cargilfield. Our website and social media channels are kept up to date and hold a wealth of information about our school.
Our Registrar, Fiona Craig is available to contact via email: [email protected] and she will be happy to help you. Thank you