Category Archives: P7 2015-16

MP visit for Send my Friend 2016

Yesterday we welcomed Tommy Sheppard MP to school for a special P7 assembly in support of the Send my Friend to School 2016 campaign. Send my Friend is an annual event which encourages young people in the UK to learn … Continue reading

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Young violinists shine at concert

There was a great array of musical talent on show at our Violin Concert on Wednesday 1st June. Under the guidance of our violin specialist, Miss Angelica Ayden, pupils from P4 to P7 took the stage to perform a range … Continue reading

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Interscholastics 2016

It was a glorious summer day today (Tuesday 31st May) for the Interscholastic Athletics ‘B’ Schools Finals at Meadowbank Stadium. A team of 19 pupils from P6 and P7 went to represent Preston Street in various track and field events … Continue reading

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Triangles

Over the past couple of weeks we have been studying triangles in depth. Triangles provide a great focus for study for a number of reasons. First, the maths involved in triangles is transferable to lots of other areas of maths … Continue reading

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Awkward Alba

On Thursday 17th March our P6 and P7 pupils performed their very own music and drama production, Awkward Alba: The Almost Accurate Illustrated History of Scotland. The show covered a range of key events in Scotland’s and Edinburgh’s history, in … Continue reading

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EPSSA Cross Country Finals

There was beautiful spring sunshine at Inverleith Park on Monday morning as over a thousand pupils from 56 schools participated in the EPSSA Cross Country Finals. There were still grey clouds in the sky as our team of 20 runners … Continue reading

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P6-7 football update

Our P6-7 team were in action on Saturday at Harrison Park, taking on a team from Bruntsfield Primary in our third game of 2016. The boys continued their good start to the year and displayed excellent organisation, commitment and teamwork … Continue reading

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Basketball Finals

Our basketball team participated in a thrilling final round of the Edinburgh Primary Schools’ Basketball Competition this morning at Meadowbank. Having qualified for the finals back in January, we knew that today’s event would be a really tough competition – … Continue reading

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Cross Country Festival

A team of 33 runners from P6 and P7 participated in the Meadows Cross Country Festival this morning. This event was attended by a large number of schools, with separate races for ‘A’ schools (larger schools) and ‘B’ schools (a … Continue reading

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Prove it with P7

P7 had a fantastic visit this afternoon from a group of research scientists from the University of Edinburgh. Our visitors got into role as various historical scientists who had helped to make these discoveries, and we learned about their links … Continue reading

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