Category Archives: Sports

Final Friday Festival

The last Friday basketball festival of the year took place on 21st June at the Crags Sports Centre, with pupils from Preston Street and Pentland participating in a series of fun 4 v 4 basketball games. The festivals have been … Continue reading

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House Football 2019

Our P6 and P7 footballers gathered on the Meadows this morning for our annual House Football Competition. This competition was introduced in 2018 and we were delighted to run it again this year. Once again, all four houses played against … Continue reading

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Sports Awards Assembly

We held our annual Sports Awards Assembly last week. The awards are held to celebrate our pupils’ sporting achievement, and to recognise the role played by volunteers in delivering sporting opportunities for our young people. ‘Achievement’ can have a variety … Continue reading

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Sports Day 2019

We enjoyed a fantastic Sports Day on Friday, as the whole school descended on the Meadows for this eagerly-awaited annual event. Pupils participated in a series of team relay races, competing for points for their team and their house, followed … Continue reading

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P7 footballers reach the end of the road

It was the end of an era at Wardie today as our P7 footballers represented the school for the last time at the annual Soccer Sevens festival. For some of our players it has been a four year journey which … Continue reading

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Scottish Schools’ Orienteering Festival

Preston Street had a fantastic time at the Scottish Schools’ Orienteering Festival at Hopetoun House on Friday morning. Having participated in introductory orienteering activities in Holyrood Park in May, we decided to take a group to this event to build … Continue reading

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Girls’ football

Well done to the girls’ teams from Preston Street and Bruntsfield who played out an enjoyable game on the Meadows this morning. Both teams showed great commitment and attitude throughout the morning and the game was played in a friendly … Continue reading

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EPSSA Interscholastics 2019

20 of our P6 and P7 pupils visited George Watson’s College on Monday 27th May for the annual ‘B’ schools Interscholastics competition. This annual event is always one of the high points of the sporting calendar and this year proved … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Marathon Festival 2019

  Well done to all our Preston Street pupils, past and present, who took part in the Edinburgh Marathon Festival 2019. Pupils from P1 to P7, and some notable former pupils, participated in the various junior races which took place … Continue reading

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Friday festival fun at the Crags

Following the success of last month’s inaugural event, we returned to the Crags Sports Centre on Friday 24th May for another basketball festival. This month’s event featured around 40 players from Pentland and Preston Street schools playing a series of … Continue reading

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