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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.

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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 …

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No Added Sugar – Fizzy and Energy Drinks banned at Castlebrae

As of September 2014 Castlebrae has introduced a whole school ban on Fizzy and
Energy drinks anywhere on the Campus. The purpose is to help improve the Health
and Wellbeing of our students (by reducing the massive sugar intake these…


Sean T Breakfast Workout!

Every Friday morning a dedicated group of students and staff attend the ‘Sean T Breakfast Club’. This club start at 7am in the small gym and take part in a workout, shower and breakfast. A great
start to the day!…


Latest Football Programme News!

Continuing on from last year Castlebrae has a healthy school football program that is rapidly improving:
Joe Murray, Lewin Mapira and Rafal Kasprzyk represented Castlebrae at the Senior Lothian School Boys Trials. Congratulations to Lewin Mapira who has been selected …


TSB Award for Castlebrae Senior Football Team

Castlebrae Community High School Senior boys football team were awarded the Scottish Schools ‘Team of the Month’ for May 2014. The team was selected from every competing High School in Scotland. The school faces difficulty in fielding a team at …


Nairn’s Add Some Bite for PE Kit

Nairns sponsored the purchase of 25 t-shirts for all the National 4, 5 and Higher Physical Education students. The t-shirts mean all the students look the same during P.E. bringing a real team feel to the
class. A massive thank …


Red Pulls Out The Stops at Porty Village Show!

An absolutely brilliant afternoon, bathed in sunshine, was had at the Portobello Village Show, Sunday 7th September. Hundreds of people attended this fantastic event and one of the most popular stalls was the Castlebrae ‘Red Cafe’, selling delicious cakes, traybakes, …


Castlebrae Students help launch ‘Scotshoose’ Website

The Scotshoose Website was launched at the Storytelling Centre on the High Street in Edinburgh on Wednesday 10th September.  The site aims to encourage the use of the Scots Language in creative writing.  Matthew Fitt, an author who celebrates and …