Category Archives: P6 2018-19

House Football 2019

Our P6 and P7 footballers gathered on the Meadows this morning for our annual House Football Competition. This competition was introduced in 2018 and we were delighted to run it again this year. Once again, all four houses played against … Continue reading

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Sports Day 2019

We enjoyed a fantastic Sports Day on Friday, as the whole school descended on the Meadows for this eagerly-awaited annual event. Pupils participated in a series of team relay races, competing for points for their team and their house, followed … Continue reading

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A hat trick of hills!

The P6 year group took part in an end of year hillwalking trip today. For the P6 class, this was the final John Muir Award expedition of the year; it was also an opportunity for the P6/7 class to share … Continue reading

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Castlelaw Hill Fort

The P6 class took a long walk through the Pentland Hills yesterday as we continued our work towards the John Muir Award. Starting at Dreghorn, we walked along the old drovers’ road between two hills which we had previously climbed … Continue reading

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Summer Instrumental Concert

We enjoyed a wonderful Summer Instrumental Concert on Tuesday as our P4-7 pupils showcased their talents across a variety of instruments.   Over the last two years, we have given all our upper primary pupils the opportunity to learn a … Continue reading

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Science Fair

The P6 class has been working very hard researching different science topics. On Tuesday they got to present their hard work to other pupils and teachers as well as families. We asked Miss McGaffin to stop by as a guest … Continue reading

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Scottish Schools’ Orienteering Festival

Preston Street had a fantastic time at the Scottish Schools’ Orienteering Festival at Hopetoun House on Friday morning. Having participated in introductory orienteering activities in Holyrood Park in May, we decided to take a group to this event to build … Continue reading

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European Elections

Early in May the Government confirmed that the UK would definitely be taking part in the EU elections after running out of time to secure a Brexit deal and withdraw from the EU. After the results came in, children of … Continue reading

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Shakespeare @ Traquair

On Tuesday, 28th May, Preston Street Primary were invited to the stunning surroundings of Traquair House to watch a Shakespeare performance like none other, Love’s Labour’s Lost. Love’s Labour’s Lost is Shakespeare at Traquair’s main stage production for 2019 and … Continue reading

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P6 Activity Day 2019

P6 year group headed out to Harrison Park on Tuesday for their end of the year activity day. Students got to participate in outdoor team building games as well as learn to canoe in the canal. We had a bit … Continue reading

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