Winter Newsletter Published Replacement Castlebrae Special Edition!

The latest Newsletter has been published with a special three page focus on the plans for the new replacement building for the current school.  The information details the progress of the project so far and with funding now approved we …

Community Help and Advice Initiative at Castlebrae

Community Help and Advice Initiative (CHAI) is now in Castlebrae. 

This service operates within 14 schools in Edinburgh so far, and helps families access free, confidential and impartial advice on housing, finances and welfare rights – offering the convenience of working

Beijing October 2018

A group of 10 Castlebrae Mandarin learners from S3 joined with a group of 10 from Tynecastle High School in an amazing trip to Beijing from Thursday 4th October to Sunday 14th October 2018.

Through partnerships with the Swire Foundation …

Erasmus Plus – No One Offside!

Following a very successful bid for funding to support the promotion of European Languages during last session, Castlebrae students have been involved in an amazing programme of excursions, events and activities this year in partnership with schools and students from …

Craigmillar’s Public Access Defibrillator

An important event this Saturday 27th October sees the launch of the Craigmillar Public Access Defibrillator. Come along to The Thistle Foundation from 12 noon until 2.30pm to find out about how to save a life with CPR and defibrillator …

Raising Teens With Confidence

An exciting opportunity for mums, dads and carers to provide support to help you raise teens with confidence.  Please get in touch if you are interested using the contact details shown on the promotional flyer.

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S1s and S2s Set Sail at PSKC – October 2018

Our brilliant partnership with PSKC (Portobello Sailing and Kayaking Club) has continued with our S1s and S2s getting a chance to take part in activities over 5 Friday mornings.  The outdoor learning experience is enhanced through linking the learning to …

S2 Junior Leaders at Foxlake Adventures

Our S2s (now S3) are our second group of students to go through their paces with our partners at Foxlake Adventures, undertaking the Junior Leader Award Programme and working towards a Level 4 Steps To Work qualification.  The programme builds …

Celebration of Achievement Ceremony for 2017/18

A fantastic Celebration of Achievement Awards Ceremony was held Tuesday 5th June with Grant Stott as our guest speaker.  A range of awards were presented for achievement in subject areas as well as some special awards for our Junior and …

Two Awards for Castlebrae!

We were very proud to have received two fantastic awards recently, recognising the amazing talents of our young people and the innovative and creative partnerships we have developed.

Firstly, the Social Enterprise Academy Awards on Wednesday 13th June at The …