Category Archives: P5

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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EPSSA Cup

Thanks to all our P5 and P6 pupils who represented Preston Street in the EPSSA Cup at Wardie on Saturday 5th May, showing commitment and tremendous effort against three very tough opponents in Corstorphine, Davidson’s Mains and Craigour Park.   … 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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Athletics training at Peffermill

Our P5-7 year group visited Peffermill Playing Fields yesterday for the first of a series of athletics training sessions on their grass athletics track. Visiting an athletics track as part of the PE curriculum is something which we introduced in … Continue reading

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P5 Camp Day 2

The P5s have been blessed with outstanding weather for their residential trip to Lagganlia. Here are pictures from day 2 (Thursday) – hillwalking, gorge walking and tree climbing all featured today although for some reason the favourite activity appeared to … Continue reading

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P5 Camp Day 1

Here are some pictures from day 1 of our P5s’ residential visit to Lagganlia. Ms Craig, Ms Millar and Mr Price are pleased to report that the pupils arrived safely and enjoyed their first day, which included a scavenger hunt … 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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John Muir – Craiglockhart Hill

Last Monday, P6/7 and P5 managed to tick off another hill in our John Muir 7 hills of Edinburgh challenge. We had initially set out to do some conservation work, a litter pick, however after bumping into a ‘Friends of … Continue reading

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