Craigholme School for Girls A GSG School
- Craigholme School for Girls
72 St Andrews Drive
- Head: Mr Farrelly
- T 01414 270375
- F 01414 276396
- E email@example.com
- W www.craigholme.co.uk
- A mainstream independent school for girls aged from 12 to 18 with a linked junior school
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Glasgow City
- Pupils: 150
- Religion: Non-denominational
- Fees: £11,760 - £12,135 pa
- Review: View the Good Schools Guide Review
- Linked schools: Craigholme Junior School
What the Good Schools Guide says..
None could see any disadvantage at being all-girls school: ‘no curtailment to social life in a city environment’. Seeming very much at home, they take responsibility for granted - not really surprising since some had been at Craigholme for 14/15...
What the school says...
Craigholme is the only independent school in the West of Scotland catering exclusively for girls. Founded in 1894, the school provides co-educational nursery facilities for 3-5 year olds and an excellent all-round education for girls aged 5-18 years. We believe that smaller class sizes are a major strength of the school. Classes average 15 pupils. We offer a broad curriculum and have strong music and drama departments as well as an active art department. Sports and games are also of a high standard with regular representation at regional and national level, particularly in hockey. ...Read more
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What The Good Schools Guide saysNone could see any disadvantage at being all-girls school: ‘no curtailment to social life in a city environment’. Seeming very much at home, they take responsibility for granted - not really surprising since some had been at Craigholme for 14/15 years. Almost every inch of wall space crammed with evidence of activity.
Since September 2014, Mr Brendan Farrelly MA PGCE, SQH (40s – though looks late 20s), educated at St Ninians, followed by Glasgow University: read sociology and politics; one might have said a home grown boy, but he spent his junior honours year in Los Angeles, studying at UCLA. Graduated from St Andrew’s teaching college in 1996 before joining St Margaret Mary’s secondary school in Castlemilk (tough call) as acting principal teacher of RE; thence to Kelvinside Academy for 10 years (geography, history, modern studies,...
Special Education Needs
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder||Y|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders||Y|
|CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia|
|English as an additional language (EAL)|
|Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory|
|Has SEN unit or class|
|HI - Hearing Impairment|
|MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty|
|MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment|
|Natspec Specialist Colleges|
|OTH - Other Difficulty/Disability|
|Other SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|PD - Physical Disability|
|PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty|
|SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health|
|SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication|
|SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty|
|Special facilities for Visually Impaired|
|SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|VI - Visual Impairment|