Breakfast Club

Breakfast Club Feeds Into A Positive Start To The Day

A Breakfast Club was started at Castlebrae a few weeks before Christmas and many students have been using the opportunity to start the day with a chance to meet their peers and staff and have a chat over a coffee …


Get Online Celebration

An event was held at The City Chambers, Monday 19th January, to celebrate the ‘Get Online’ initiative across the city, to support people who would otherwise find accessing new technology difficult. As four of our seniors, supported by Mr Ferguson, …


Latest Community Programme Now Online

Please visit the Community section of our website to view the latest Adult Education Programme.



Future Chefs at Edinburgh College

Jai Parsons and Sean McGinnis represented the school at the Edinburgh and Lothians round of Future Chef on Monday 19th January.  This took place at Edinburgh College, Granton Campus.
The boys had been practicing really hard after school to prepare for …


Dance Quest

Carrie-Anne Gilfillan and Emily Nisbet took part in Dance Quest at the Edinburgh Festival Theatre on Wednesday 14th January. The girls were the third act on in the second half of the show. All other schools had groups of 10-20 …


Letter from Education Scotland – Inspection Visit

Please click on the link below to open a letter published today from Education Scotland, regarding the inspection process at Castlebrae Community High School.

Castlebrae CHS Education Scotland Letter 130115


Seniors seconds away from first win!

The Senior Football Team put on a fantastic performance against James Gillespie’s High School, Friday 9th January. After JGHS opened the scoring, wonder strikes from Lewin Mapira and Joe Murray put Castlebrae ahead. An equally great shot from a JGHS …

Edin Guarantee

Positive Destinations for Castlebrae Students!

We are pleased to say that the latest report from Skills Development Scotland shows that 92% of our summer leavers from the session 2013/14 are now in a positive destination.  This is higher than Edinburgh City average and shows the …


Castlebrae Newsletter Now Available

We are proud to issue our first Newsletter of the 2014/15 session.  Eight pages of fantastic news from around the Castlebrae Community. Copies have been sent to all parents/carers and to our Cluster Primary Schools.

Please click on the link …


Lunchtime and After-School Study Clubs and Activities

Castlebrae has an extensive timetable of activities and study clubs for our students.  It is important to ensure that our young people have every opportunity possible to improve their learning and health and wellbeing.  The timetable shown here displays the …