Category Archives: Head Teacher’s Blog

Head Teacher’s Blog 21/6/18

Dear Parents and Carers, We welcomed our new P1 pupils to school on Wednesday. Older pupils shared how they will support them as Buddies and the current P1s shared their learning. Information was shared from the Parent Council and school … Continue reading

Posted in Bruntsfield Primary, Head Teacher's Blog

Head Teachers Blog-Thursday 14.6.18

Dear Parents and Carers,   ·         A team from the Learning Directorate visited Bruntsfield on Wednesday and very much appreciated the tour of the school by some of our P7s, visits to classes, discussions with the Pupil Council, Rights Respecter’s and … Continue reading

Posted in Head Teacher's Blog

Head Teacher’s Blog 8/6/18

Dear Parents and Carers,   As a Cluster, we have identified ‘Developing the Young Workforce’ as an area to take forward next session. We shall link this with Children’s Rights and Global Citizenship as there are many strands which cross … Continue reading

Posted in Bruntsfield Primary, Head Teacher's Blog

Head Teacher’s Blog 31/5/18

Dear Parents and Carers, I am delighted to say we have achieved our Silver Rights Respecting Schools Award! The assessor was very impressed we have Children’s Rights so well embedded throughout the school. Written confirmation and a banner will arrive … Continue reading

Posted in Bruntsfield Primary, Head Teacher's Blog

Head Teacher’s Blog 24/5/18

Dear Parents and Carers, What a great Sports Day, well done everyone, great races and great sportsmanship! The winning House will be announced at Friday’s Assembly. The P7 Camp was another great success. The staff at Lagganlia provide expert tuition … Continue reading

Posted in Bruntsfield Primary, Head Teacher's Blog

Head Teacher’s Blog 17 May 2018

  Dear Parents and Carers, ·         P1-P3 Sports Day starts at 9.30am, P4-P7 at 11.00am. You are all welcome to join us at Bruntsfield Links. ·         £130 has been raised for Dogs for the Blind. Thank you to all to tried to … Continue reading

Posted in Head Teacher's Blog

Head Teacher’s Blog 10/05/18

Dear Parents and Carers,   I had the privilege to talk with Bruce Adamson, The Children’s Commissioner for Scotland, about Children’s Rights with a small group of Headteachers last night. I am pleased to say we shall submit our evidence … Continue reading

Posted in Bruntsfield Primary, Head Teacher's Blog

Head Teacher’s Blog 4/05/18

Dear Parents and Carers, Please remember Monday 7 May is a holiday and the school will be closed on Tuesday 8th May for In Service. During the inservice staff will work together to discuss the most effective ways to give … Continue reading

Posted in Bruntsfield Primary, Head Teacher's Blog

Head Teacher’s Blog 26/4/18

Dear Parents and Carers, We have some very good sporting results to share. Innes in P6B came 1st in the Cross Country running at Inverleith Park on Friday and 1st at the Scottish Championships on Saturday. Our P6 Boys came … Continue reading

Posted in Bruntsfield Primary, Head Teacher's Blog

Head Teacher’s Blog 19/04/18

Dear Parents and Carers, Welcome back everyone, we have a busy term ahead and it is great to see the sunshine! This Month’s Building Resilience Theme is ‘Make a Difference’. The children will discuss ideas for their Class and Community … Continue reading

Posted in Bruntsfield Primary, Head Teacher's Blog