Category Archives: School News

Farewell to Miss Aydin

We said goodbye yesterday to Miss Aydin, our violin specialist, who will be moving to a different school as of next week. Miss Aydin has taught at Preston Street for the past seven years and will be greatly missed by … Continue reading

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Sports Day 2018

Our pupils and parents enjoyed another fantastic Sports Day on Friday 22nd June, as the whole school basked in the glorious Meadows sunshine. Following our active assembly, where pupils participated in a 30 minute outdoor dance workshop led by famous … Continue reading

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Dancing with Darcey

We had a very special visitor to kick off Sports Day 2018, as ballerina and Strictly Come Dancing judge Dame Darcey Bussell came to lead an active assembly with the whole school. Darcy was at Preston Street along with Kelly … Continue reading

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Eid Party

Our children and families enjoyed a special Eid Party this afternoon. Following a hot and sunny sports day, it was an opportunity for some indoor fun and there was a good turnout of pupils for this exciting event. Thanks to … Continue reading

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Football fun at the Meadows

With the football season drawing to a close, we took a mixture of P3-7 players to the Meadows for an informal game with Sciennes. With Preston Street having 13 players, and Sciennes having a reduced number, we lent two of … Continue reading

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Running Club 2017-18

Here are some pictures from the last few weeks of 2017-18 Running Club. With the various competitions at an end, we have enjoyed a variety of fun training sessions in Holyrood Park and the Meadows. It has been a very … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Marathon Festival 2018

Well done to all the Preston Street pupils (past and present) who participated in the Edinburgh Marathon Festival on Saturday 26th May 2018. We had runners competing in all four junior events – 1k (3-6 year olds), 1.5k (6-8 years), … Continue reading

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EPSSA Cup

Thanks to all our P5 and P6 pupils who represented Preston Street in the EPSSA Cup at Wardie on Saturday 5th May, showing commitment and tremendous effort against three very tough opponents in Corstorphine, Davidson’s Mains and Craigour Park.   … Continue reading

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Preston Street pupils are film stars

Several Preston Street pupils who attend the Christian Martial Arts courseĀ  at the Mayfield Salisbury Church are set for stardom, after a film featuring the class, Home Away from Home, was created by independent film maker John William Noble. So … Continue reading

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Snow Clearing Heroes!

Thanks to over 40 parents, pupils and staff who came together this afternoon to clear snow from the playground and surrounding pavements, and lay down grit on paths and surfaces, to ensure that we are able to reopen the school … Continue reading

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