NHS Lothian Vaccination Programme

Teenage Booster and Meningitis ACWY Vaccinations

Consent packs for vaccinations from NHS Lothian are out now for pupils in S3 (and in S4 – S6 who have not yet received their vaccinations).

Every year, pupils in S3 are offered the …

Craigmillar Book Festival

You are invited to Craigmillar Book Festival for children, young people and families in Craigmillar Library on Saturday 18th of November at 11am, and Saturday 25th of November 12.30 pm. All events are free! There will be Storytelling,

The New Castlebrae Prospectus Now Available Online

We are proud to publish our most recent Prospectus online.  The Prospectus provides an overview of what we are able to offer at Castlebrae, working with our partners to provide exciting and innovative learning experiences for our young people.  Highlighted …

Boy Blue Entertainment’s Project R.E.B.E.L Blows (and opens up) Our Minds!

An absolutely brilliant weekend from Friday 18th to Sunday 20th August saw Castlebrae become a venue for the Edinburgh International Festival, with the transformation of our Games Hall to set the scene for the incredible performances of Project R.E.B.E.L. by …

Project R.E.B.E.L. Breaks New Ground for The Edinburgh International Festival at Castlebrae!

This week has seen the gym hall at Castlebrae transformed into a venue for the Edinburgh International Festival.  Two performances of hip-hop superstars Boy Blue Entertainment’s new show Project R.E.B.E.L will be presented on Saturday 19th and Sunday 20…

Exam Success!

We’re very pleased to say that there was further improvement in attainment for our students this year, following the SQA results being published Tuesday 8th August.

In particular, the number of Higher passes has risen significantly over the past few …

Summer Newsletter Published

Although we are well into the summer holiday, our most recent newsletter is published today and will be part of the summer mail out to parents and carers at the beginning of August.  This edition is packed with information and …

Health and Wellbeing Key Adult Time Group publish May Magazine

Each of our Key adult Time Groups have a School Improvement focus and the ‘Health Hectors’ are keen to promote positive Health and Wellbeing across the community.  The ‘Health Hectors’ have done some outstanding work this session, including the publication …

Edinburgh International Festival Launches at Castlebrae!

On Wednesday 29th March we were proud to host a Launch Event for The Edinburgh International Festival. EIF Director, Fergus Linehan, unveiled some highlights of the 2017 Programme to the whole school community and other invited guests. A major highlight …

Active Schools Programme for Summer Term Now Available

Details of the Active Schools extra-curricular clubs available this term are published here. For students to attend, the parental form below needs to be completed and returned to Shirley Banks, Active Schools Coordinator. Please note, students should attend sessions wearing …