Form 4 have been learning about all things "Scottish" in their History lessons and what better way to develop their skills than learning some Gaelic. As a fluent gaelic-speaker, Mr MacDonald, grandfather of Emma and Caitlin Leckie, visited us to give us some phrases to try out at home. He showed us a map of Scotland, with all the place names in Gaelic, and taught us how to say various greetings. He continued to tell us about life growing up in a small village in northern Scotland. The photos were fascinating, particularly when he showed us the local school and its annual school photograph; there were only 6 children! We saw photos of men digging the peat for their fires, as there was no electricity, and the ways in which they caught fish. It was a fascinating insight so thank you, Mr MacDonald.
We can’t welcome you to our grounds right now, but we hope that this video, presented by our Headmaster, Mr Rob Taylor, will give you a flavour of what life is like here at Cargilfield.
We have places available for 2020 entry in most year groups.
Our website and social media channels are being kept up to date and hold a wealth of information about our school. We hope these give you a flavour of what life is like here at Cargilfield.
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