Category Archives: Cycling

P5 Bikeability

Our P5 pupils have been participating in Bikeability Level 1 this term. Bikeability is a cycle training scheme designed to give children the skills and confidence they need to cycle on the roads. It progresses through three levels, with the … 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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Bikeability in the snow

There was just time for the first group of P6s to undergo their introductory Bikeability session on Tuesday before the snow arrived. We even managed to attract an audience of P1 pupils! We will confirm dates for the remainder of … Continue reading

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P6 Bikeability

Our P6s had a great couple of days out on the roads as part of their Level 2 Bikeability course.  They learned about their rights and responsibilities as road users and how to keep themselves safe by signalling their intentions … Continue reading

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Tour of Britain 2015

There was a fantastic buzz around the school this morning as we lined the pavement on Dalkeith Road to support the Aviva Tour of Britain 2015. All our pupils and their teachers were in position to cheer the 120 riders … Continue reading

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Ditch your Stabilisers at Preston Street

We recently held a series of ‘Ditch your Stabilisers’ events at Preston Street. The events were hosted by Sam Moody and Mark Symonds, cycling specicalists from the City of Edinburgh Council’s Road Safety team. Last week, all our P1 and … Continue reading

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