Category Archives: P7

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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Bikeability in P7

P7 pupils completed the first part of their Bikeability Level 2 qualification this week, with the remainder of the course to follow over the next couple of weeks. Level 2 of the Bikeability programme is delivered on public roads in … 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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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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Faculty – Social Studies

Before the school broke up for Easter Break, faculty children learnt about the Cold War during our Winter Olympic Games mini topic. This was in relation to an ice hockey match, ‘Miracle on Ice’.  https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/winter-olympics/25102183  When Emili from P5/6 mentioned … Continue reading

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Faculty Model – La oruga muy hambrienta

How do you learn a new language? How do you enrich your vocabulary? How do you improve your ability to express ideas and concepts? How do you improve your language skills while having fun and enjoying yourself at the same time? … Continue reading

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Weekend of running!

Well done to our amazing group of senior pupils who represented Preston Street at two prestigious events this weekend.   On Friday, some of our P6 and P7 runners took part in the EPSSA Cross Country finals. This event took … Continue reading

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Husayn visits City Chambers

Congratulations to one of our P7 pupils, Husayn, who visited the City Chambers during the Easter holidays and met Councillor Cameron Rose. During his visit, Husayn found out more about the work of Elected Members of the Council. He attended … 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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