Category Archives: Sports

Cross Country Championships Report

Well done to all our P5-7 runners for their fantastic efforts at this morning’s House Cross Country Championships. The competition has been running since 2014, but this fifth edition was definitely the best yet – in terms of pupils’ behaviour, … Continue reading

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EPSSA Basketball Competition 2018

Preston Street participated in the EPSSA basketball competition at the Crags Sports Centre in January 2018. A team of 7 boys and 5 girls represented the school in group matches against teams from Duddingston, Buckstone and Bonaly, while another four … Continue reading

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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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Junior NBA week 4

Preston Street returned to the Crags on Friday 17th November for the latest round of the Junior NBA programme, featuring a game between Preston Street LA Clippers and James Gillespie’s Sacramento Kings.  We had a full squad of 12 players … Continue reading

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A busy sporting weekend!

It was a busy sporting weekend for Preston Street pupils. On Saturday morning, our girls’ football section were training on the Meadows. Meanwhile across at Double Hedges Park,  our P4-5 and P6-7 teams were both representing the school in football … Continue reading

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Sportshall Athletics Stars

26 of our senior pupils excelled today at the EPSSA ‘B’ schools Sportshall Athletics competition. Our team of 11 girls and 15 boys participated in a range of indoor athletics events over the course of the morning at Meadowbank Sports … Continue reading

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P4-7 Football Update October 2017

Our P4-5 and P6-7 football clubs have both enjoyed a good start to the year. Our new P4-5 club began the year with a series of training matches with our friends from Sciennes Primary School on the Meadows. These informal … Continue reading

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Junior NBA week 2

Preston Street LA Clippers attended week 2 of the Junior NBA at the Crags Sports Centre on Friday 13th October. Once again it was a great experience for all our players to play in such a well organised event and … 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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Football club 2017-18

We had an introductory training session at the Meadows on Saturday 26th August for P4-7 children who are interested in playing football this year. (This was the first outing for our new portable training goals – thanks to everyone who … Continue reading

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