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 …

Spring/Summer Term Community Programme now available

Castlebrae offers a wide range of adult classes.  Staff are committed to offering a supportive and positive learning experience whilst providing adult education classes that offer learning opportunities in a relaxed and friendly environment.

We run a varied programme for adults …

Easter Supported Study Sessions and SQA Exam Information

Over the Easter break, we have a full timetable (which you can download below) of supported study sessions running to help prepare our students for the upcoming SQA Exams.  All students are encouraged to attend as these sessions have proved to …

In Partnership With Columba 1400 & Foxlake Adventures

Our S2 students have embarked on a very exciting project with our partners at Columba 1400 and Foxlake Adventures. Two groups of students recently experienced a week in Skye, undertaking a leadership programme based on developing core values to build …

Extra Learning Opportunities and Activities at Castlebrae

At Castlebrae the message to our students is that Learning is an ongoing process and takes place in lots of different contexts, not just within the classroom.  A whole range of opportunities are available for our young people to engage …