P7 Published Authors

The P7 pupils have had the opportunity this year to work with a published author and participate in workshops involving creating characters, setting the scene, developing storyline, illustrating, editing, publishing and marketing.  Through workshops led by Mary Turner Thomson they have produced and illustrated three stories which have been compiled into a charming book called … Continue reading P7 Published Authors

Councillor Paul Godzik Visits P7 Citizenship Conference

We were delighted to welcome Councillor Paul Godzik, Education Convener, to Sciennes P7 Citizenship Conference on Thursday 12th September. Aryan and Amy met Cllr Godzik in the playground and he visited our 96 P7 pupils who were taking part in four different workshops throughout the building. He also addressed everyone in the Hall and helped … Continue reading Councillor Paul Godzik Visits P7 Citizenship Conference

P7C Digital Learners

Six pupils from P7C were invited to present at an Apple Leadership Event at the George Hotel on Friday 6th September and were outstanding ambassadors for Sciennes, demonstrating incredible confidence in front of an audience of educators. Kim, Katie, Tea, William, Robert and Derry worked with Ms French throughout the day creating a presentation on … Continue reading P7C Digital Learners

Girls’ Football Shield

Congratulations to all the girls - Anna Le Derf, Kirsty Noble (P6) Ailsa McAleavey(P6) Esther Parmiter, Elena Santoyo-Brown, Sarah Beck Jenkins, Hannah Urquhart, Olivia Kay, Isla Barrault, Ivy Schiefler Fancey, Anna Swan (P6) Katie Hayley - who played throughout the EPSSA Girls' Football competition to be awarded the Summer Plate Consolation Shield. Thank you to … Continue reading Girls’ Football Shield

Congratulations Robert P6C!

Thank you to Mrs Barker for posting on the P6 Class Page about Robert's success.Robert won three medals at a recent swimming competition:Gold for the Warrender Team relay Gold for 50m front crawlBronze for 50m butterflyFANTASTIC!We're expecting great things at the Swimathon too!

P6 Art Exhibition

Friday 10th May saw the culmination of many weeks of creating artwork using a variety of media - watercolour, cross stitch, collage, digital art, environmental art - when our accomplished P6 artists had the opportunity to stage their very own Art Exhibition in the Hall. The theme was 'Thistles' and P6 creativity was a delight … Continue reading P6 Art Exhibition

Scottish Schools’ Athletic Association Cross Country

We wish our P6 and P7 pupils who are competing in the Scottish Schools Athletics Association Primary Cross Country Championships at Kirkcaldy High School on Saturday 20th April good luck! http://www.ssaa.co.uk/TIMESRaces 1 and 2 Primary Six Girls 1:30pm and 1:45pmRaces 3 and 4 Primary Six Boys 2:00pm and 2:15pmRaces 5 and 6 Primary Seven Girls 2:30pm … Continue reading Scottish Schools’ Athletic Association Cross Country

P6/7 Cross Country At Cavalry Park, Duddingston Playing Fields

Low temperature forecast!Wrap up warmly with lots of layers for the EPSSA Cross Country event at Cavalry Park, Duddingston Playing Fields tomorrow Monday 11th March. Leaving by private coach shared with Tollcross Primary around 9.30am. Event starts at 10.45am and finishes approximately 12.15pm. Spectators welcome.

Second Place in Euroquiz 2013 at City Chambers!

 Congratulations to our intrepid P6 contestants - Bruno Armitage, Lorna Brockbank, James Beeston and Iona Mackinlay-Vich - who were runners up at the Edinburgh schools Euroquiz competition on Wednesday 6th March, at the City Chambers. Twenty schools took part in four initial rounds, with questions on the European Union, countries and capitals, languages, landmarks, culture, … Continue reading Second Place in Euroquiz 2013 at City Chambers!

Run Away Success at Cross Country for P6 and P7!

Spectacular running! 800 pupils competed from schools across the city at the Meadows EPSSA (Edinburgh Primary Schools Sports Association) Cross Country event on Monday 25th February, organised by our PE Specialist Beth Walker, with assistance from our Active Sports Co-ordinator Jonathan Wallace. Many thanks to Mrs Sally Nowell for escorting and officiating.Sciennes pupils gave an … Continue reading Run Away Success at Cross Country for P6 and P7!