Free Summer Swimming Lessons with Edinburgh Leisure

This summer Edinburgh Leisure will be running free swimming lessons at Portobello Swim Centre and require swimmers of all levels over the age of 5 years to be taught by course candidates, under the guidance of an UKCC Tutor.  If …

Senior School Induction

Our new S5 and S6 students enjoyed a fantastic two day Induction Programme, camping with our fantastic Partners at Foxlake Adventures.  The students set up camp and then tackled the Foxfall High Ropes course, before being zipped along the lake …

S1s Set Sail at PSKC!

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

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 …

‘Just Be You’ Released as a Single!

Our fantastic ‘CastleKidz’ have had their ‘Just Be You Song’ officially released as a single and it’s available as a CD or Digital Download!  The song, created in partnership with Drake Music, was performed at The White House Cafe in …

Holiday Provision for Children and Young People

Discover Craigmillar, Niddrie, Bingham and Magdalene- Holiday Provision

Finding out what is available for families over the school holidays is always a challenge. The Lifelong Learning team have been working closely with partner agencies to try to identify, collate and …

Support and Information Sessions for Parents and Carers

Support and Information Sessions for Parents and Carers On Young People’s Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health Issues
An opportunity to meet other parents and supportive professionals in a safe relaxed environment.
For more information or to book a place on …

Replacement Castlebrae Display in Craigmillar Library

Replacement Castlebrae High School

There is a small presentation of the work that has been done so far on the replacement Castlebrae High School Project. This will be on display in Craigmillar library, within the East Neighbourhood Centre until the …