Category Archives: P3-4

Football update

Our football teams were out enjoying the beautiful weather this weekend – a great reward for all the cold winter mornings! Our P4-5 team visited Peffermill to play a game with a team from our neighbours at Sciennes. Preston Street … Continue reading

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Preston Street pupils are film stars

Several Preston Street pupils who attend the Christian Martial Arts course  at the Mayfield Salisbury Church are set for stardom, after a film featuring the class, Home Away from Home, was created by independent film maker John William Noble. So … Continue reading

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Money 4 Life workshops

Many thanks to the team from Lloyds Banking Group who visited Preston Street on Monday 30th April to deliver ‘Money 4 Life’ workshops to our P4, P5 and P6 pupils. (We hope to arrange a date for our P7s to … Continue reading

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Cross Country League success

The Edinburgh Schools’ Cross Country League 2017-18 came to a close last Wednesday with the final race of the season at Mary Erskine School. We had an enthusiastic group of P4 to P7 runners who turned out after school to … Continue reading

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Fun footballing weekend

Spring at last! Following some horrendous playing conditions over the past few weeks, our young footballers were rewarded this weekend with some sunshine and warm temperatures for this week’s games. All three of our football teams were in action on … Continue reading

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Maths Circles at Preston Street

This week saw the arrival of our first ever ‘Preston Street Maths Circles’, with two events being held for P3-4 and P5-6 pupils respectively. A ‘maths circle’ is an interactive event where a range of maths problems, games and challenges, … Continue reading

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Snow Clearing Heroes!

Thanks to over 40 parents, pupils and staff who came together this afternoon to clear snow from the playground and surrounding pavements, and lay down grit on paths and surfaces, to ensure that we are able to reopen the school … Continue reading

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Superhero Science Trip

On Tuesday morning P3 and P3/4 visited the National Museum to attend the “Superhero Science” show. During the show the children learned about the science behind 4 superpowers: flying, super strength, super speed and xray vision. During the show volunteers … Continue reading

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Christmas Party!

On Monday afternoon, P3, P3/4 and P4 had their Christmas party. We started our party off together in the hall with dancing and party games, including pass the parcel and musical bumps. After this each class went separately back to … Continue reading

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Newington Library Visit

On Tuesday afternoon, the primary 1, primary 2 and primary 3 children all visited Newington Library as part of our book week celebrations. The three classes enjoyed hearing stories being read by Mrs Allan, Mrs Macintosh, Miss Forbes and Miss … Continue reading

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