Family Ceilidh - 25th January, 6:30pm Do you know your 'Dashing White Segeant' from your 'Strip the Willow'? Well now's your chance to learn at our ever popular family ceilidh. This year we're hosting the event on 25th January, between 6:30 and 8pm, in the School Hall.The McAlastair Ceilidh Band will be joined by June Underwood, and … Continue reading Parent Council Family Ceilidh Jan 25th 6.30pm
Pupils returned to school on Tuesday to an activity packed week with a Scottish theme, culminating in a fabulous P5-P7 ceilidh in the playground on Friday 12th January led by Mrs Walker. Thank you to both our P.E. Specialists, Mrs Walker and Mrs Berry, for providing wonderful Scottish Country dancing for all our pupils P1-P7 … Continue reading Ceilidh in the Playground!
Huge congratulations to the P1-3 pupils and staff and to our Dance Division friends for their outstanding family performances this term:P1 NativityP2 Winter ShowP3 Dance ShowParticular credit to magnificent Ms Carolyn Anstruther, DHT, who co-ordinates and produces all three shows so spectacularly. Bravo!
Fri 18th NovemberP3 Dance Show Doors open 10.40 for 11.00 Costumes are ready and routines are reaching their final rehearsals this week. Families are in for a real treat watching P3 perform at their Dance Show on Friday 18th November. Well done to all our P3 pupils for all their hard work and to Ms Anstruther, … Continue reading P3 Dance Show Friday 18th November
June Underwood's Parent Council Highland Dance Club troupe performed for the residents of Camilla House on 20th May.Thank you to all the families who came along to the performance on Thursday to mark the end of term for the club. We are so very fortunate to have June Underwood as Dance Teacher and for the … Continue reading Highland Dance Club at Perform at Camilla House
https://player.vimeo.com/video/132625934P7 Dream TeamWhat a stunning Graduation show on Monday 22nd June from our Magnificent Sevens! The pupils' confidence and joy in performing shone through and we were all so proud of them. Mr Howie, Ms Sellar, Mr McKenna and Mrs Barker worked as a close knit team to plan, rehearse and produce a remarkable show … Continue reading Stunning P7 Graduation Show 2015!
https://player.vimeo.com/video/129031391 Sciennes P7 Big Dance 2014 from Sciennes Primary School on Vimeo.Can this really be a year ago, former pupils now in S1? In the summer term of 2014, our three then P7 classes performed this fantastic flash mob dance in the playground. Allan Irvine from Dance Base introduced the pupils to the Big Dance … Continue reading Class of 2007 Flash Mob Dance 2014
Congratulations to Iona in P4C who took part in a Highland Dancing competition in Denny and achieved six First Place and a Second Place titles! Iona won the Beginners' 9 Years and Under Highland and National trophies outright! What a tremendous achievement as she moves from Beginners to Novices. Iona is pictured here with a … Continue reading Trophies Galore for Highland Dancing Iona!
Join Cat Perry and her team at the Crags on Fridays for Dance Academy:Hip Hop Crew (P3-7) 2.30pm-3.15pm andMini Movers (P1-2) 3.15pm-4.00pm.Email Cat firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07951017221
Dear All,Hope you all had a good Easter Break.The amazing Caroline Brockbank has agreed to run a Ceilidhkids event for primary 1-3. This fundraising event for Sciennes Primary will be held on Friday 8th May 2015 in the School Hall between 1pm - and 2.30pm. The cost per participant is £3 and will include a … Continue reading P1-3 Ceilidh Kids Friday 8th May in Hall
Have you checked out our Vimeo Videos? Our children have been engaging with the innovative BBC Ten Pieces classical music initiative in many ways throughout the year and here are a few video examples of some of their class work. (Alternatively, click on the VIDEOS button on our school website.)
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
Outstanding, polished performances from our three excellent Primary Six classes at P4-7 Assembly on Friday 20th March to three of the ten BBC Ten Pieces of classical music:P6A Grieg's "In the Hall of the Mountain King"P6B Mozart's "Horn Concerto"P6C Beethoven's "Symphony No. 5" Sciennes P4-7 Assembly 20.3.15 from SciennesPS Many thanks to Vanessa from Dance … Continue reading BBC Ten Pieces at P4-7 Assembly 20.3.15
Long time friend and former parent of Sciennes, June Underwood, leads our after school Highland Dancing club (and her dancers dazzled at our recent International Tapas evening). June also capably provides curricular dance lessons to support our annual P4 Scots' Night, managing to fit us in to her busy schedule at Edinburgh University. On Friday … Continue reading 30th Anniversary Dance Performance at Edinburgh University
What a fantastic event the P3 Dance Show was on Friday 7th November! Everybody had worked so hard to learn a huge amount of moves to dance through the decades. Strictly stars of the future!More photographs on the P3 Class Page.
Thank you to Ava's mum for this lovely photograph of Red Riding Hoods Mia, Sephora, Ruyan, Ava, Olivia and Isla just as they were about to go on stage at their dance show in the Churchill Theatre on Wednesday 26th March.
Dancebase instructor Allan Irvine is currently teaching our Primary Seven pupils a dance with a Commonwealth theme. It will be performed in an Edinburgh city centre location, flash mob style, on Friday 16th May at 1pm. The dance will be performed simultaneously all over the world, forming part of the Commonwealth Games Glasgow 2014 Cultural … Continue reading Big Dance Pledge 2014
//www.youtube.com/get_playerPupils returned to school on Tuesday to an activity packed week with a Scottish theme, culminating in a fabulous Upper School ceilidh in the playground on Friday 10th January led by Mrs Walker. Thank you to both our P.E. Specialists, Mrs Walker and Mrs Berry, for providing wonderful Scottish Country dancing for all our pupils … Continue reading Ceilidh in the Playground
Sciennes P7 Graduation 2013 from Sciennes Primary School on Vimeo.What a phenomenal Graduation show from an outstanding group of young people. We were all so proud of each and every one of them. Ms French, Miss Gaffney and Mr Howie produced a remarkable show and we are grateful to Lorna Irvine, Holly's mum, for the … Continue reading Sciennes P7 Graduation Video 2013!
A blast from the past for our fabulous P7 pupils. Sciennes P3 Dance Show 2008 from Sciennes Primary School on Vimeo.
Pupils returned to school on Tuesday to an activity packed week with a Scottish theme, culminating in an Upper School ceilidh in the playground on Friday led by Mrs Walker while P2 pupils jigged and reeled in the Hall, followed by fudge, shortbread and Tunnock's teacakes. Thanks to Ms Anstruther and Ms Sellar for all … Continue reading Scots Week 8th-11th January