Red Nose Day 2015

Today we have been wearing crazy hair and makeup to raise money for Comic Relief.  Check us out!

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Colinton Cup Winners

Kayleigh RaahilOur congratulations go to Kayleigh and Raahil, our two most recent recipients of the Colinton Cup, both of whom have been chosen by the staff and pupils for showing all of the qualities we have come to expect of our winners.  Very well done to both them.

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Fischy Music-Thursday 12 March 2015

All the boys and girls had a great time working with the team from Fischy Music again, learning and performing some new songs whilst reminding ourselves of some old favourites.  Here’s a few photos of the afternoon concert that should give you a little flavour of how much much fun everyone had.

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Lauriston Castle – New Programme for 2015

Lauriston CastleCHASING MAGIC at  LAURISTON CASTLE

THE MULTI-AWARD WINNING ENCHANTING CASTLE BY THE SEA 

 

Craft and Special Events Programme and Lecture Programme

As the spring sunshine approaches, Lauriston Castle have an action packed year of activities.  Spend a special day with your family at one of our events, or try one of our lectures in our highly acclaimed programme.

Along with our celebrated adult craft programme and lecture programme, we have Shakespeare on the lawns, magic evenings, Midsummer on the lawn, murder mysteries, Mr Mash cooking up a storm in the old kitchen, bug hunts, summer croquet parties, live music, The Creepy Castle at Halloween, magical dragons, mystical birds, the Teddy Bears’ Picnic our enchanted Christmas programme and an awful lot more.. In fact, if it is not in here tell us and it will be next year.

Click here to view the full programme.

Contact the Usher Hall on 0131 228 1155 to book or Online click here

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Easter Outdoor Learning Holiday Programme 2015

Easter Outdoor Learning 2The City of Edinburgh Council, Sports and Outdoor Learning Unit are launching their Easter 2015 school holiday programme.  Two weeks of outdoor and adventurous activities are available to pupils in Primary 6 and 7.  All sessions start in Edinburgh and activities include climbing, mountain biking, archery, hill walking, and canoeing.

To view this flyer click here, or to book click here .

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Thursday 5 March-World Book Day

Everyone in school has really enjoyed dressing up for World Book Day.  See if you can spot some of your favourite characters in the photo below.

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Please note that the school lunch menu and order forms are on the website now under the “Letters From The Office” tab.  We will be aiming to update the class pages as soon as possible as well.

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Holiday Swimming

Free swimming will be provided for Primary School Children during public swimming times from Saturday 14th February until Sunday 22 February at all Edinburgh Leisure swimming pools as follows:

· Ainslie Park Leisure Centre
· Drumbrae Leisure Centre
· Gracemount Leisure Centre
· Dalry Swim Centre
· Glenogle Swim Centre
· Leith Victoria Swim Centre
· Royal Commonwealth Pool
· Portobello Swim Centre
· Warrender Swim Centre

Please refer to the Edinburgh Leisure website for public swimming times –http://www.edinburghleisure.co.uk

Free swimming will also be provided for Primary School Children from 12.00-3.00pm from Saturday 14th February until Sunday 22 February at WHEC.

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