Playground Fundraising News!

Some more great fundraising news from the Parent Council! This year's P1 tea towels raised £167 and the fantastic Christmas Cards created by children throughout the school have raised £980! Well done to all the children for their creativity and thanks again to parents and carers who bought the cards, tags and towels.

Sciennes Playground: Aim High Let Your Ambitions Fly!

Mrs Noble shares the vision for the playgroundWhat a fantastic turnout for the inspirational and motivational Sciennes Playground Information Event on Thursday 20th November! Wonderful to welcome so many families to the Hall to hear about the ambitious plans for Sciennes' playground and how we can all work as a community to achieve those ambitions … Continue reading Sciennes Playground: Aim High Let Your Ambitions Fly!

Christmas Fair Donations

Please hand items to:SCHOOL OFFICE -  Tombola, mince pies, lucky dip, second-hand clothes, silent auction and baking.Ms Anstruther's room – ToysMrs Noble's room – Books and DVDsClass Teachers - hamper donations for year group Christmas hampers Thank you!

Playground Information Event

PLAYGROUND INFORMATION EVENINGThurs 20th November, 7-8pm in the school hallCome along to hear about the exciting plans for the playground.Parents, pupils, siblings - all welcome! Sign up to the Event on the Parent Council's new  Playground Facebook page.

Playground Fundraising

 Donation PageFriends of Sciennes School Playground ImprovementsWe are fundraising to enhance the playground at Sciennes Primary. Using natural materials, loose play materials, the expertise of a landscape architect - and with your help and support - our playground will be completely transformed for our children and the local community. Thank you to everyone who has contributed … Continue reading Playground Fundraising


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Family Fundraising for the Playground

Thank you very much to Quinn, Izzie and Sam who raised a fantastic £80.00 selling apples and pears from their garden. Very enterprising. They have decided to contribute the money to the Sciennes Playground Fund (and they gained multiple gold credits for Lauder at the same time!)

Parent Council Playground Fundraising

FUNDRAISING AND EVENTS GROUP MEETING Mon 27th Oct, 7-9pm in Room 15. All hands on deck for playground fundraising! The focus for the meeting is the Christmas Fair.PARENT COUNCIL MEETINGThurs 30th Oct, 7-9pm in Room 15All parents and carers very welcome. Lots of news and updates. Agenda on the Parent Council Website at: PLAYGROUND INFORMATION EVENINGThursday 20th … Continue reading Parent Council Playground Fundraising

Playground Expansion Plans in the News

Primary wants to expand play area into city street by JOHN-PAUL Edinburgh Evening News Published on the 13 October IT’S the trailblazing playground revamp that’s guaranteed to stop traffic.One of the Capital’s most overcrowded schools is bidding to permanently close a section of busy road as part of radical plans to swell its cramped … Continue reading Playground Expansion Plans in the News