CEC Multi-Sports Easter Holiday Programme

The City of Edinburgh Council Sports Development Team Multi-Sport Easter Holiday Programme The two week programme consists of a Multi-Sports Holiday Camp taking place at the following venue:-          Forrester/St Augustine’s Community Sports Hub multisport@ea.edin.sch.uk

Chess Success

Congratulations to the P5 chess team who did very well at the Lothian Junior Chess Tournament last term, coming second overall but winning the Carlton Shield for best team from a single school. The team were Oshi, Jennifer, Jonathan and Tomos. The other teams entered from Sciennes also did very well and won prizes: the … Continue reading Chess Success

Parent Council Clubs

Please see Parent Council website for more details. Activity Age Day Time Venue Acappella Kids P1&P2 Tuesday 14:50-15:20 Discovery Den P3-P7 Tuesday 15:30-16:15 Library Art and Design P1-P7 Monday 15:30-16:30 GP Room P1-P7 Wednesday 15:30-16:30 GP Room P1-P7 Friday 12:00-13:00 GP Room Bike Club P1-P2 Wednesday 14:50-15:20 Playground P1-P7 Friday from 12:15 Playground Chess P2-P7 … Continue reading Parent Council Clubs

Sciennes Parent Council Gymnastics Club

Sciennes Parent Council Gymnastics ClubOur Gymnastics club, which runs after school on Friday afternoons, is looking to take on more students. The classes are run by ex-Scottish Champion gymnast Gavin Chalmers and cover all elements of the Scottish Gymnastics Curriculum. More details are available on the website or get in touch with Gavin directly at gavin.chalmers@yahoo.com

New Parent Council Clubs!

1. Please see the Parent Council Website for details of Parent Council clubs.Two new clubs are starting this term:Relax Kids Mindfulness and Relaxation, Tuesday and Wednesday before schoolChinese Classics Reading Club on Friday afternoons - more details to follow2. Please remember to log on to Wisepay and book lunch for your child/children before midnight tonight. … Continue reading New Parent Council Clubs!

Fencing Competition Sunday 21st February

    ·         Edinburgh Plastic Foil Competition ·         Plastic Foil CompetitionSunday 21st February 2016St Thomas Aquins School,2-20 Chalmers Street, Edinburgh, Midlothian EH3 9ESPlease enter by the Lauriston Gardens entranceCompetition Notes:Chocolate Medals for all entrants!Lots of Fencing - brilliant value fun competition for GIRLS AND BOYS.Coaching and Instruction given on the day Fun Games to finish on!Equipment Regulations:Fencers … Continue reading Fencing Competition Sunday 21st February

Fencing Fun

Thank you to Parent Council Clubs Co-ordinator Tim Pask for forwarding these fantastic photographs from Keith Cook's Fencing Fun Breakfast Clubs last term. Keith has presented all the pupils with Achievement Certificates and it's great to see so many of our pupils taking part.Keith CookDirector of Fencing Funwww.fencingfun.co.uk  www.thefencingexperience.com 07921853728  

Parent Council Clubs

Happy New Year to all and please check out the Parent Council clubs available to book for 2016!Some important information about the next term:All clubs will recommence W/b January 18th 2016 and will run through until Thursday 24th March.You can register your child for any club by contacting the club leaders directly from their listing … Continue reading Parent Council Clubs

Grab a Space at Earth Calling for Next Session

The fantastic Sciennes after school Wildlife club runs on a Thursday throughout the school year, giving children the chance to explore the wildlife in their local area in a fun and interesting way. So far this year they have enjoyed activities such as river dipping, fire and shelter making, raft building and many more! The Earth Calling  website www.earthcalling.org  … Continue reading Grab a Space at Earth Calling for Next Session

Earth Calling Easter Holiday Club

Easter Wildlife Clubs 2015Monday 13th April. The Roslin Glen Wildlife Experience 0915-1700. River dipping, raft building, ancient tree hugging, deer spotting, staff/wand carving and woodland exploration. Drop off/Pick up outside Harvey Nicks on St Andrews SquareTuesday 14th April. The Hermitage Adventure 0915-1700. Woodland fun, shelters, stream walking, hill climbing and lots of cool wildlife spotting. … Continue reading Earth Calling Easter Holiday Club

Free Racquets Weekend 28th and 29th March

Edinburgh Sports Club Family Open Weekend Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th March 2015, 1pm – 5pm.Sports on offer:TennisTable TennisSquashPadel tennis – (Edinburgh Sports Club is the only venue in Scotland to have a Padel court. Be the first to try this exciting sport!)All sessions are free and delivered by coaching staff.  Book your slot-0131 539 7071 Ryan Harrower … Continue reading Free Racquets Weekend 28th and 29th March

Bangholm Outdoor Learning Holiday Activities

See Bangholm's Easter 2015 Brochure for details of activities:Canoeing & KayakingMulti-Activity DaysMountain BikingClimbingCyclingHill WalkingBOOK ONLINE:https://www.joininedinburgh.org/Sports-Unit/  City of Edinburgh's Sports and Outdoor Learning Unit has a full programme of outdoor and adventurous activities taking place this Easter in the city.  The programme is open to pupils from P6 – S4 and most sessions run from 10am … Continue reading Bangholm Outdoor Learning Holiday Activities

Dance Division Holiday Camps

Dance Division Holiday Dance Camps Full week: Monday- Friday, 9:30am-3pm Easter and Summer 2015 Various dates and venues throughout Edinburgh Early Bird Offer - ONLY £56 for full week or £14 per day. Venues: Marchmont St Giles Church (Kilgraston Road)              Drummond Community High School              Northfield Community CentreDance camps will include a variety of … Continue reading Dance Division Holiday Camps

Active Schools Clubs on Wisepay

Jonathan Wallace, Active Schools Co-ordinator for James Gillespie's High School Cluster, has published details of Term 2 clubs (at Sciennes and at local venues) which can be booked via Wisepay.http://sciennesactiveschools.blogspot.co.uk/