Category Archives: P7

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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P7 Camp Day 4 Update

Here are some pictures from day 4 (Thursday), including the final day of activities and the farewell party! A text will be sent to P7 parents informing of our likely arrival time back at Preston Street. Well done to everyone … Continue reading

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Cross Country League

Following an extended winter break, with the first two fixtures cancelled due to the recent snow, the Edinburgh Schools’ Cross Country League finally got back underway yesterday at Inverleith. With most of our P7s away at camp, we had a … Continue reading

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P7 Camp Day 3

Here are some pictures from day 3 (Wednesday). Another busy day of activities for all our pupils! Mr Anderson and Mrs Nimbley will attempt to take pictures of all the activity groups over the course of the week; however it … Continue reading

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