Sciennes School Clubs and Activities

All Parent Council and Active School Clubs will be available from Friday 15th August. Families will receive details by email and can also check the Sciennes website, Parent Council website and Jonathan Wallace's Active Schools website for further information from tomorrow.

Susan’s Art Club for 8-12 Year Olds

Susan Dalgleish is again running her After School Art Club in nearby St Catherine's Argyle, Grange Road 3.45-5.15pm and the dates for the Autumn term 2014 are:MONDAYS:      Sept. 1...8...22...29  Oct. 6....27  Nov. 3...10...17...24  Dec. 1...8THURSDAYS    Sept. 4….11….18….25 Oct. 2….30 Nov. 6….13….20….27 Dec.4….11See Susan's website for more details:

Dance Division Summer Camps

Cat Perry, Director Dance DivisionDance Division Summer Dance Camps Camp- Monday 30th June- Friday 4th July 20149:30-3:30pm each dayAt Marchmont St Giles Church (Kilgraston Road) Camp- Monday 28th July- Friday 1st August 20149:30-3:30pm each dayAt Marchmont St Giles Church (Kilgraston Road) Camp- Monday 4th August- Friday 8th August 20149:30-3:30pm each dayAt Marchmont St Giles Church … Continue reading Dance Division Summer Camps

First Place in Scottish Primary Schools Team Chess Championship!

Congratulations to John, Angus, Theo and Aryan who achieved First Place in the Scottish Primary Schools Team Chess Championship for P7 and Under at East Kilbride on 18th May 2014. Another remarkable success for the boys as Primary Champions and for the Sciennes Chess Club. An outstanding result for John who achieved the highest score … Continue reading First Place in Scottish Primary Schools Team Chess Championship!

More Chess Success!

On Saturday 27th January at WHEC Matthew, Jonathan, Stuart and Pere came Second in the Lothian Junior Championship Chess King's League. There were lots of other prize winning Sciennes players:P5&U Ungraded 1. Aidan Davis P5&U Graded2. Sergi Mackinlay Vich P6/7 "Stars Barred" (graded <500) 2. Aryan Bhulanny  Congratulations to all!

Chess Success!

Congratulations to our fantastic Chess Teams!Sciennes, fielding 4 teams, made an excellent start in the first event of the new season, Lothian League Day 1, run by Lothian Junior Chess at W Hailes Education Centre on 3/11/13 coming out top in each of the 2 sections. The P6/7 A Team (John, Angus, Theo and Atharva) scored 21/24 … Continue reading Chess Success!

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

Chess Kings and Queens!

Chess kings and queens crowned at MegafinalCongratulations to Sciennes' pupils Aidan, Angus, Matilda Robert Davis, Joseph Bartlett, Sergi MacKinlay-Vich, Jingzhong Fan for their Chess Success!Posted on June 5, 2013 by Children & Families Councillor Cathy Fullerton was delighted to attend the Delancey UK Chess Challenge Edinburgh Megafinal recently and present prizes to winners and participants. The … Continue reading Chess Kings and Queens!

Chess Success

 Sciennes' Chess Club successfully competed in the Megafinal at Wester Hailes Education Centre on Sunday 28th April 2013,  against other schools from the whole of the East of Scotland. Outstanding results!Angus Holme was the youngest member of the club, and the whole competition, to take part and won the Under 6 section; Aidan Davis won … Continue reading Chess Success