Category Archives: Head Teacher’s Blog

Head Teacher’s Blog 10/01/2019

Dear Parents and Carers, Welcome back everyone, I hope you all enjoyed the holidays. The end of term was great, with a superb Nativity, fun and games at parties, pantomimes and singalongs. Parent Consultations are on Tuesday 29 and Thursday … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 20/12/2018

Dear Parents and Carers, Pantomimes, Nativity and End of Term Parties are coming to an end as we finish the year having worked hard, had fun and laughter along the way. This has been a good year for bringing new … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 13/12/18

Dear Parents and Carers, Sharing the Learning: The transition science lectures at Boroughmuir High School were very interesting and have certainly given the children a taste of what is to come. It was very special to see them all with … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 6/12/18

  Dear Parents and Carers, My thanks to all who came and supported the Winter Fair – a great night in every way! Karen Galloway, Vice Chair of the Parent Council and I attended a Conference on Parental Engagement last … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 29/11/18

Dear Parents and Carers, Sharing the Learning: P5s were designing experiments to find out which solids dissolve, mix and evaporate. There were lots of theories being discussed and plans tested. P7s have been making animations, writing and performing small drama … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 22/11/18

Dear Parents and Carers, Sharing the learning: all the classes have thoroughly enjoyed the career education talks from you. It has given the children a great insight into the World of Work and the skills required. I have been delighted … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 15/11/18

Dear Parents and Carers, P5 Viking Showcase was outstanding – a great celebration of all the expressive arts the children do in class. Great parental engagement too, it is definitely one of the best ways to find out and share … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 8/11/18

Dear Parents and Carers, CEC are consulting on Planning for Change and Delivering Services (2019-2023). If you would like to share your views, please visit http://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/change I am meeting with CALA developers next week to discuss the plans for the … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 1/11/18

Dear Parents and Carers, Anti-bullying Week 2018 starts on 12th to 16th November. This year the theme is ‘Choose Respect‘. Class teachers are organising activities to promote this with their children. Thank you P5 and P6 children, parents, carers, organisers … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 25/10/18

Dear Parents and Carers,   Congratulations to Mrs Lesley Lamond who is now a permanent member of the Senior Leadership Team and thank you to David Urch, Chair of the Parent Council for helping with Depute Head Teacher interviews. Inservice … Continue reading

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