Category Archives: Head Teacher’s Blog

Head Teachers Blog – 20th September 2018

Dear Parents and Carers, P6 campers are having a great time and doing really well. They told me the weather was mild and not as windy as they thought it would be! Open Day for next sessions parents and carers … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 13/9/18

Dear Parents and Carers, Last session you gave us feedback on our class Welcome Books and Curricular Overviews. From this we designed  Class Timetables. I am pleased you found them helpful. Therefore, we updated them for this session and the … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 6/9/18

Dear Parents and Carers, You should all have received a paper copy of address, phone numbers, emergency contacts etc. which we hold on our system. Please check all the details are correct and return to school, via your child’s class … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 31/8/18

Dear Parents and Carers: P1 Teachers shared how children learn and what the P1 curriculum looks like at their workshop last week. I am pleased the opportunity to learn about the active, planned, purposeful play approach we use to enhance … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 23/08/18

  Dear Parents and Carers, Throughout the session, we support children in many ways. Class teachers will inform you if your child receives additional support from Mrs Donna Balsillie Denny (previously Mrs English), our support for learning teacher. If so, … Continue reading

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Head Teacher’s Blog 16/08/18

Dear Parents and Carers, Welcome back everyone, I hope you have had a lovely summer holiday. The children have settled in well and have certainly grown over the last six weeks! Congratulations to Anna(P7B) and Sophie (P7C) who have had … Continue reading

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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

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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

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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

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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

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