Class of 2008


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What a fabulous P7 Leavers' Dance on Wednesday 24th June! Thank you to Ms Christie and all the Pupil Support
Thank you House and Sports Captains for Grange, Lauder, Sienna and Tanatllon.Well done to Lauder House for achieving most House
Alika's illustration has been adopted as the inspiration for the new logo for eJASS. Alika received an Amazon voucher, kindly
Once a year we all come together in the Hall -  twenty two classes from Primary 1 to Primary 7
Primary Seven will mark the launch of their book "Sciennes Remembers 1914-1918" containing family histories, stories and poems about the Dream TeamWhat a stunning Graduation show on Monday 22nd June from our Magnificent Sevens! The pupils' confidence and joy
Thank you to Mr Forrest Howie for arranging, to the P6 and P7 Girls Football Teams and all staff who
Thank you to Mr Forrest Howie for arranging, to the P7 Girls Netball Team and all staff who participated as
Tuesday 2nd June -  a cold, very windy day - P6 and P7 pupils took part in the annual Edinburgh
Congratulations to House Winners, Lauder, who have worked so hard all year earning House points and did very well at
Well done to our P7 Basketball Team on reaching the Inter-Area Basketball Final held at Dean Park Community High School
Author Nora ChasslerPrimary Seven pupils were so privileged on Wednesday 20th May to have an opportunity to work with American
Just published! Great photos of the Sciennes' Swim and Dive Team who took part in the Edinburgh Primary Schools Sports
At Sciennes, we seek to recognise and celebrate our pupils' wider achievements as Successful Learners, Confident Individuals, Effective Contributors and
 Congratulations to our P6 and P7 pupils who took part in the national Scottish Schools Athletics Association Primary Cross Country
 Some of our P7 eJASS test pilots pupils feature in the Junior Award Scheme Scotland (JASS) Spring Newsletter.
At Sciennes we seek to recognise and celebrate our pupils' wider achievements as Successful Learners, Confident Individuals, Effective Contributors and
Katie, Mia, Boris and Mhairi Medal SuccessThank you to Mrs Beth Walker, one of our PE Specialists and Swimming Teacher,
 CROSS COUNTRY SATURDAY 18th APRIL KIRKCALDYGood luck to our P6 and P7 pupils taking part in the annual national Scottish
We are delighted to report the terrific success of the P7 team who represented Sciennes in the Edinburgh Primary Schools
A team of girls and boys from P7 was successful in the first round of the EPSSA Basketball tournament and
Outstanding success at the EPSSA Cross Country event on Monday 2nd March on the Meadows. Rose achieved a fabulous First
Our links with Blaze Basketball at the Crags go from strength to strength thanks to the support of Sarah and
P6 and P7 pupils from Sciennes and P7 pupils from Tollcross have been very fortunate to be given the chance
 To celebrate the success of receiving our third Green Flag from Eco Schools Scotland we held a special Eco Assembly
 Five P7 Sciennes girls (Manju, Eliza, Stella, Phoebe and Zoe) and one P6 girl (Rose) who are stalwarts of Sciennes
Sciennes staff were on their feet to give P7 pupils a standing ovation for their magnificent performance at the James
A reminder to P7s to bring a santa hat/reindeer antlers etc for the ‘We Wish You…’ which is traditionally sung
Thank you to JGPS Headteacher Mrs Anthea Grierson for hosting a cluster primary school rehearsal for the forthcoming JGHS Christmas
All P7 pupils will attend a rehearsal at James Gillespie's High School on Monday 15th December and a rehearsal at
Sarah Murphy from Blaze Basketball has invited Sciennes P5-P7 pupils to the Crags on Friday 19th December 1.30-4.00pm for a
 Five P7 Sciennes girls (Manju, Eliza, Stella, Phoebe and Zoe) and one P6 girl (Rose) who are stalwarts of Sciennes
Very well done to our wonderful P7 athletes who gained a highly respectable Third Place at the Sportshall Athletics Edinburgh
Inspired by the spectacular success of the Christmas Fair, P7 pupil Erin organised her own fundraising event for the playground,
Sciennes and Tollcross Primaries were part of the initial pilot for the Junior Award Scheme Scotland (JASS) wider achievement programme
Sciennes, fielding four teams, made an excellent start in the first event of the new season, Lothian League Day One, run
14 girls from Sciennes took up the invitation from Blaze Basketball to attend a Round Robin Tournament at the Crags
Primary 7 have been studying micro-organisms with Mr McKenna in the Science Lab and researching some of the features of
Lovely to welcome Anna Mitchell (from CEC Digital Learning Team, in collaboration with Education Scotland) with a delegation from Iceland
How fantastic to see so many of our P7 pupils' video clips used in the CBBC Friday Download television programme
 Next week is the last week for the lunchtime Active Schools P5-P7 Girls' Basketball club sessions, which have been a
Lovely BBC Researcher Jenny Garton has been in touch to say that some of the P7 pupils' video clips will
P7 pupils who tuned into CBBC's Friday Download programme (screened on CBBC on Saturdays) may have been disappointed not to
Remember, Friday 14th November is Children in Need Day and for a donation you can dress up as Pudsey or
What a fabulous musical presentation on Wednesday 12th November by Edinburgh University Music Society in the Reid Concert Hall! Grateful
Congratulations to our P7 athletes who came First in the first round of Sportshall Atheletics at Meadowbank on Monday 10th
Who were you today, P7?1 Dave Grohl; 2 Alison Balsom; 3 Lorde; 4 Pharrell Williams; 5 Zane Lowe; 6 Sam
It's not every day that we get an invitation from CBBC's Friday Download team to have a go at creating
What an amazing response to the Eco Team's Ragbag appeal! Thank you very much to all families who donated and
Tickets are now on sale, available directly from the Usher Hall box office or website.These are priced from £6 -
Blaze Basketball Club, based at the Crags, launched their fabulous new Active Schools lunchtime club today  for P5-7 girls in
Blaze Basketball Club, based at the Crags, launch their new Active Schools lunchtime club tomorrow for P5-7 girls in Sciennes
Thursday 30th October from 3.45-4.45pm P5-7 pupils at Sciennes have been sent an email about an exciting opportunity to take part
Christmas Concert     Thursday 18th December 2014   7.00 – 9.30pm                Usher Hall                   Tickets on sale from Monday 20th October 2014 from
Congratulations to our new P7 House and Sports Captains who were introduced at the P4-7 Assembly on Friday 10th October.We
Sciennes Primary Journey through JASS at P7 ConferencePosted on October 9, 2014 by Children & Families On 25 September 86
 MORE PHOTOGRAPHS ON OUR P7 at LAGGANLIA BLOGWhat a wonderful week at Lagganlia with a top notch team of pupils
On Thursday 25th September we held our annual P7 Conference, designed to welcome pupils to Primary Seven and to challenge
This information was emailed to P7 families and is also available on the P7 Class Page.Visit to James Gillespie’s High
To coincide with the Referendum,  pupils who were interested in being elected to the Sciennes Pupil Council gave a speech P7 Lagganlia 2014 blog with information for pupils and families can also be accessed from the P7 Class Page.Click
All our iPads have been reconfigured, and set up ready for individual use in the new session. Today, each of
Sciennes Dream Team!: Emily, Phoebe, Zoe, Adele, Cerys, Annie, Anna, Susannah, Rose, Joanne, Calum, Lawson, Liam, Archie, Matthew, Ben, Boris, P7 Lagganlia 2014 blog can also be accessed from the P7 Class Page.
Thank you to Mrs Beth Walker, our wonderful PE Specialist, for organising and compering the Swim and Dive Gala event
Thank you to Ava's mum for this lovely photograph of Red Riding Hoods Mia, Sephora, Ruyan, Ava, Olivia and Isla
Thank you to Sainsbury's Marchmont who organised a special Sport Relief Run a Mile event, just for Sciennes and Tollcross
Unprecedented success for all our Sciennes runners at the Edinburgh Primary Schools Sports Association (EPSSA) Cross Country event in Inverleith
Very well done to our P6 Team who gained a highly respectable 43 out of a possible 60 points in
The PTA P6/7 Disco is 6.30-8pm Thursday 6th March.Tickets can be purchased via Wisepay – they are only £2 and
Outstanding success at the EPSSA Cross Country event today Moday 3rd March on the Meadows. Lawson and Tom both achieved
Thank you to all the parents who supported P6 netball girls in a Round Robin tournament at Firrhill High School
It was a genuine pleasure to escort our P6 pupils to Benmore Outdoor Education Centre and we truly enjoyed their
Congratulations to Grace in P6A on winning this year's Steven Lui Memorial Cup for Burns Recital. forward to Benmore 10th-14th February, Primary Six.Families will be able to follow our adventures on our blog:
Congratulations to P6 pupils who performed so successfully in the Edinburgh Gangshow at the King's Theatre.More photographs on the P6
Congratulations to our Sciennes Rugby team on their performance at yesterday's Borouhmuir Rugby Club festival.Victory was recorded against Oxgangs before
Congratulations to our P6/7 Girls' Football Teams who came First and Second in a recent tournament.Ninjas team took the First
Without even stepping off once, Brianna successfully unicycled 2500m across the Forth Road Bridge on Sunday 16th June to raise
 Primary 5B and Ms Gregson are organising a 'Crazy Hat, Crazy Hair Day on Friday 14th June to raise funds
 Long time friend of Sciennes and cycling enthusiast extraordinaire, Chris HillP5B pupils enjoy cycling in the sunshine during training organised
On Wednesday one P5 boy couldn't ride a bike.  On Thursday, after 25 minutes, he could (to the cheers of
This term Sciennes has put on cycling activities for most of the younger children.One reason was to find any that
 On June 16th 2013 at 10:30 a.m., P5 Climate Justice Ambassador Brianna, will unicycle the Forth Road Bridge across the
What a fabulous performance today from Primary Five! They were word perfect and in fine voice for an outstanding production
On Wednesday 20th February, nine classes were invited to take part in Edinburgh University Music Society's 'Schools Music Project' and
Very well done to Tristan in P5B who has achieved a black belt in Tae Kwon Do at the age
Emma in P2 and her sister Katie in P5, with friends from P5,  put on a terrific performance for families
Thomas and Olivia in P5C and Zoe in P5A have been performing in the annual Gang Show at the King's
Well done to our P5 boys for all their endeavours when competing in the Hamilton Football Cup on Saturday.
Stevi Manning, Principal Officer Arts and Learning for City of Edinburgh Council, offered P5B and Ms Gregson an exciting opportunity
Actress Lynda Bellingham joined the children at Sciennes Primary School, Edinburgh, to launch the European Commission Generations@Schools Project in the
Well done Zoe for achieving your Sixer Brownie badge! All pupils have been asked to dress up on Friday 4th May
Congratulations to Theo, sporting a rosette he won at a recent chess competition.
Well done to all our pupils and families who ran a mile for Sport Relief at the weekend.Pictured here are
Thank you from Adele Wilson and Cerys Scott - Hobbs P4b for supporting their bake sale on Friday 16th March