Category Archives: School News

Indoor Athletics 2017

Our senior pupils were at the Crags Sports Centre on Monday for the annual House Indoor Athletics competition.  The competition is an opportunity for all our senior pupils to develop their athletics skills and experience the excitement of participating in … Continue reading

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Green Pencil Awards 2017

We are delighted to report that Preston Street was very well represented tonight at the prestigious Green Pencil Award 2017 ceremony at the Central Library. Of over 800 young people across Edinburgh who entered this annual creative writing competition for … Continue reading

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Preston Street are Junior NBA stars

Preston Street are delighted this year to be taking part in the first ever Junior NBA competition to take place in Scotland. Junior NBA is a youth programme which is linked to the National Basketball Association (NBA), the top professional … Continue reading

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Hong Kong trip day 8

They say all good things must come to an end, and today that saying is definitely true as our four Learning Ambassadors and two teachers enjoyed their final day in Hong Kong. Having been hard at work in school for … Continue reading

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Hong Kong day 7

Today was our Learning Ambassadors’ final day of study at Yaumati PS.  Bercem, Emma, Daisy and Amelie attended Yaumati along with Mrs Macintosh while Mr MacLean visited Creative Secondary School to learn about the way in which maths is studied … Continue reading

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Hong Kong trip day 6

It feels hard to believe that we are already on day 6 of our visit – the whole trip has gone so quickly as it has been a blaze of activity the whole time. The day began with some surprise … Continue reading

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Hong Kong trip day 5

Today was the first of our Learning  Ambassadors’ three days at Yaumati PS. All the girls were up bright and early and ready in their new school uniforms. Two of the girls wore the school PE uniform (which pupils wear … Continue reading

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Hong Kong trip day 4

Today was another busy and enjoyable day for our four Learning Ambassadors as we continued our learning exchange. The day began with a walk through Kowloon Park to meet our counterparts from the three other Edinburgh schools who are on … Continue reading

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Hong Kong trip day 3

We managed to pack a lot into our first full day in Hong Kong. Happily we had all slept very well after our long journey and were all up and ready for the day ahead. We began the day by … Continue reading

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Hong Kong trip days 1 and 2

We are extremely fortunate to have four Learning Ambassadors who are currently participating in a visit to Hong Kong along with pupils from three other Edinburgh schools. Daisy, Emma, Amelie and Bercem, along with Mrs Macintosh and Mr MacLean, will … Continue reading

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