Category Archives: Athletics

Indoor Athletics 2019

Well done to all our P6 and P7 pupils for playing their part in a thrilling House Indoor Athletics Competition at the Crags Sports Centre. This annual event has been running since 2015, and there is a new name on … Continue reading

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Sportshall Success

Congratulations to our team of 27 P6 and P7 pupils for their great performance in today’s Sportshall Athletics ‘B’ schools competition at the Jack Kane Centre. Preston Street were one of eight schools in today’s event. After an exciting morning … Continue reading

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Peffermill Athletics

Our P6 and P7 pupils have been visiting the grass athletics track at Peffermill Playing Fields during the summer term as part of their PE lessons. The lessons have provided an opportunity for all our pupils to enjoy the excitement … Continue reading

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Sportshall Finals

We sent a team of 27 P6/P7 pupils to the Sportshall Athletics Finals at the Jack Kane Sports Centre on Monday 21st January. The Finals event involved ten schools from across Edinburgh, who had qualified from their respective heats. Preston … Continue reading

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House Indoor Athletics 2018

Well done to all our young people in P6 and P7 for a magnificent effort at our annual House Indoor Athletics competition on Tuesday 11th December. In the lead up to the event, our pupils had spent a number of … Continue reading

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Indoor Athletics at the Crags

All our P6 and P7 pupils have been enjoying Indoor Athletics practice sessions at the Crags this term, as they prepare for our annual House Indoor Athletics Competition which takes place in December. The Crags is an excellent community facility … Continue reading

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Sportshall Athletics

Congratulations to our pupils who came first out of ten schools in the EPSSA ‘B’ Schools Sportshall Athletics competition on Monday. Our team of 15 boys and 13 girls participated in a variety of indoor ‘track’ and ‘field’ events at … Continue reading

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Sportshall Athletics Practice

29 of our P6 and P7 pupils went to the Jack Kane Sports Centre this morning to practise various Sportshall Athletics events. The practice session was organised by Beth Walker of EPSSA (Edinburgh Primary School Sports Association), and pupils from … Continue reading

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Sports Day 2018

Our pupils and parents enjoyed another fantastic Sports Day on Friday 22nd June, as the whole school basked in the glorious Meadows sunshine. Following our active assembly, where pupils participated in a 30 minute outdoor dance workshop led by famous … Continue reading

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Interscholastics 2018

Preston Street put in a fantastic performance at the 2018 EPSSA ‘B’ Schools Interscholastics, coming in fourth  place out of a total of 33 competing schools! This year’s competition was held at Myreside, the George Watson’s College rugby ground, as … Continue reading

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