Category Archives: Head Teacher’s Blog

Head Teacher’s Blog 18/1/18

Dear Parents and Carers, ·    I am pleased to say, the bells have been reset and are ringing at the correct time. ·         The Eco Team are going to consider ways to replace as much plastic as possible in … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 11/01/2018

Dear Parents and Carers, Welcome back everyone and Happy New Year to you all!   At Monday’s Inservice Day we worked in partnership with Cluster colleagues on maths and literacy. We designed holistic assessments using the Curriculum for Excellence Benchmarks … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 21/12/17

Dear Parents and Carers,   City of Edinburgh are offering Conflict Resolution Courses for parents and carers of pre-teen and teenagers on Friday 12th and 19th January 2018, 9.30-11.30am at Craigmillar Library, East Neighbourhood Centre, 101 Niddrie Mains Road, Edinburgh, … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 14/12/17

                                                                                                                    Dear Parents and Carers,   ·         The P1 Nativity at Barclay Viewforth Church was beautiful and very well attended. Thank you P1 Team. Thanks to Sam Torrens for making us so welcome.  If you wish to purchase the Nativity … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 8/12/17

Dear Parents and Carers Parents asked about data protection and ICT: CEC Digital Learning Team assess and approve apps and ICT programs for Edinburgh Schools. They are in the process of updating their list which I am happy to share … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 30/11/17

Dear Parents and Cares, What a wonderful event the Christmas Fayre was! Thank you all for helping, supporting and coming along to a great night. A superb evening was had by all. Class photos: the Parent Council have surveyed parents … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 23/11/2017

  Dear Parents and Carers,                                            Bruntsfield News 23 November 2017   You may have heard about the Janitorial Review which has been ongoing with City of Edinburgh Council. I am pleased to say, we have been given the same hours … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 16/11/17

Dear Parents and Carers, The border around the climbing frame, to hold the pea gravel in place has been installed this week. This is will save hours of shovelling and keep it where it is needed! Parents suggested it would … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 8/11/2017

Dear Parents and Carers, Emma has been selected for the P7 Football Select Squad. She is the only girl in a team of boys and will represent Edinburgh in the Inter-Region select competitions run by the Scottish Schools Football Association. … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 2/11/2017

Dear Parents and Carers, Our commitment to developing ‘STEM’ subjects  (science, technology, engineering and maths) has been recognised by ‘STEM Learning’.  We shall display our Certificate in the main entrance hall and continue to build on this. P1 pupils have … Continue reading

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