Welcome to our School website

Please explore our website to find important information about our school and news of pupil activities. If you have any questions or need any further information please do not hesitate to contact me.

Richard Long
Head Teacher


Friday 04.09.2020

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Tuesday 01.09.2020

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About the School

Castlehill is situated in Campbeltown on the peninsula of Kintyre. We have a current school roll of 204 and a very experienced and dedicated teaching and support staff.  We are proud of the talents, achievements and kindness of our children.  We have very strong and active traditions in instrumental music and in fundraising for a great variety of charities.


School Information

The school opens in the morning at 9.00 am and closes at 3.15 pm. Lunch is from 12 noon till 12.45 pm. Intervals are from 10.30 am till 10.45 am and from 2.00 pm till 2.15 pm.

Class Stages are Primary 1 to Primary 7 and the school welcomes pupils of all religious denominations.

The school does not currently have a Gaelic Medium Unit.​

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Parent Information

Parents/guardians are asked to ensure that telephone contact numbers - home, work and emergency contact(s) are kept up-to-date and are numbers at which a response can be obtained in all normal circumstances.


If you have a concern about your child’s learning, progress or well-being in school, please do not hesitate to contact your child’s class teacher or the Head Teacher. 


Castlehill Handbook

School Calendar