Category Archives: P6/7 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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Clean Air Day

Last week, whilst our P7s were at High School, our P6s were invited to be part of a nation wide initiative at Deaconess Gardens. Thursday, 20th June, marked Clean Air Day (CAD) – a red letter day for air quality … Continue reading

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North Bridge Artwork

A few weeks ago, Joseph Drugan and Rebecca Foster from Balfour Beatty emailed me with an opportunity not to be missed. Preston Street Primary had been exclusively chosen as the school to provide artwork for hoarding surrounding the renovation of … 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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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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P7 footballers reach the end of the road

It was the end of an era at Wardie today as our P7 footballers represented the school for the last time at the annual Soccer Sevens festival. For some of our players it has been a four year journey which … 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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P7 Exhibition

On Friday, 31st May, P7s from Mr. Anderson’s class hosted a class exhibition. Why was it only a P7 exhibition? The 1-hour P6 drumming slot is split equally between all P6 children, 30 minutes each throughout the year. The P7 … 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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