Former Pupil Saul is Tae Kwon Do World Champion – Again!
Saul is still World Champion! Absolutely thrilled to hear of Saul’s recent success in the Tae Kwon Do World ChampionRead more.
Where Is the P7 Class Page?
All Class Pages have been moved on a year for 2016-2017 and can be accessed from the CLASSES button onRead more.
Mrs Noble Leads the End of Year Assembly 2016
Sciennes End of Year Assembly 2016 from Sciennes Primary School Once a year we all come together in the HallRead more.
Winning House Announced Tomorrow!
Who will win the House Cup in 2016? Grange? Lauder? Sienna? Tantallon? House points will be collected until 9.30am onRead more.
Girls P7 Netball Sciennes v JGPS
Very well done to all who participated and congratulations to Sciennes’ P7 Girls Netball team, superbly coached by Class TeacherRead more.
Shinty for P6 and P7 Saturdays and Mondays
Grateful thanks to Paul MacArthur, Regional Development Officer for the Camanachd Association, Governing Body for Shinty, for providing excellent tasterRead more.
Silver Medals for Archie and Rose at EPSSA P6/7 Interscholastics!
Team Sciennes! On Monday 30th May P6 and P7 pupils took part in the annual Edinburgh Primary Schools (EPSSA) InterscholasticsRead more.
Area Strings Concert Wednesday 1st June
The Primary 5–7 children who are performing at the Area Strings Concert at Marchmont St Giles, Kilgraston Road on WednesdayRead more.
Sciennes P6/7s and P2/3s with the Spring Cup Winners’ Trophy!
Saturday 14th May 2016, The Meadows, bright sunshine. Thirty girls’ football teams from across nine Edinburgh schools competed in theRead more.
Daniel P7 Select Team Soccer Sevens Win the National Final!
Congratulations to P7 pupil, Daniel Hart, and the rest of the City of Edinburgh P7 Select Team for winning theRead more.
Sciennes’ P7 Football Team Reach Semi-Finals of Inspectors’ Cup!
Congratulations to Sciennes P7 football team who have reached the semi final stage of the Inspectors’ Cup after qualifying fromRead more.
Milenka is British Fencing Champion!
Congratulations to P7 pupil and Sports Captain, Milenka Zadora, who became Under 12 British Fencing Champion on Sunday 1st MayRead more.
EPSSA Swim and Dive Photos – 13 medals!
Gold, Gold, Bronze, Bronze!Many thanks to EPSSA for these great photos. Breastroke Gold for Rose, Holly, Esther and CalumRead more.
Runaway Success at Lothian Schools Cross Country!
Superb success for our amazing P6 and P7 Dream Team Cross Country runners who were rewarded for their commitment withRead more.
Medals Galore at EPSSA Swim and Dive Gala!
Gold, Gold, Bronze, Bronze! Today at the annual EPSSA Swimming and Diving Gala held at the Royal Commonwealth Pool onRead more.
SSAA Cross Country 23rd April
Please note that today is the last day to inform school of P6/7 interest in competing in the Scottish SchoolsRead more.
Lothian Schools Cross Country 24th March
Our pupils continue to have great success in the Lothian Schools Cross Country events which have been taking placeRead more.
EPSSA Cross Country at Inverleith Park
Well done to our 20 P6 and P7 pupils who competed in the sunshine at the Edinburgh Final of theRead more.
Lothian Schools Cross Country
Our pupils have had great success in the Lothian Schools Cross Country events which have been taking place throughout theRead more.
EPSSA Cross Country Inverleith Park Monday 14th March 11am-12pm
Very well done to all 40 of our P6/7 pupils who ran in the EPSSA Meadows Cross Country event onRead more.
Boyd Anderson Ski Race Trial
Extremely well done to all sixteen P6 and P7 pupils who took part in time trials at Midlothian Ski CentreRead more.
Edinburgh and Midlothian Schools Swimming Championships November 2015
Thank you to former parent, Nicki McGregor (Convenor of the Edinburgh Schools Swimming Association) for inviting us to take partRead more.
P6/7 Chess Champions. Thank you to Anna Davis for this great photo Chess Club What a start! The chess seasonRead more.
P7 Pupils Perform at James Gillespie’s Christmas Concert
James Gillespie’s High School Christmas Concert 2015Thursday 17th December, 7.00-9.30pm This concert features pupils from James Gillespie’s High School andRead more.
P7 CEC Open Day Tour Guides
Mrs Noble, Headteacher, with P7 House and Sports Captains Thank you to our wonderful P7 House and Sports Captains forRead more.
Well done, P7 Lagganlia Champions!
What a fantastic week at Lagganlia! Well done Primary Seven – all Lagganlia Champions! Have a well deserved rest inRead more.
Saul is Scottish Tae Kwon Do Champion!
Congratulations to Saul in P7 who won a fantastic medal and the title of Scottish Champion in his category atRead more.
P7 Wider Achievement Conference Junior Awards Scheme for Schools (JASS)
On Thursday 17th September we held our annual P7 Conference, designed to welcome pupils to Primary Seven and to challengeRead more.
Lothian Schools Cross Country
LOTHIAN SCHOOLS CROSS COUNTRY LEAGUE 2015/16 Congratulations to all the new and existing P6 and P7 runners who took partRead more.
Milenka is Scottish Fencing Champion!
Congratulations to Milenka who, as youngest player in the event, gained first place as Scottish Youth Champion in a recentRead more.
P6C Journey with Pilrig Park at the Festival Theatre
Pilrig Park School for children and young people with additional support needs, uses dance across its curriculum to help itsRead more.
P6/7 Girls v Staff Football
Thank you to Mr Forrest Howie for arranging, to the P6 and P7 Girls Football Teams and all staff whoRead more.
Tuesday 2nd June – a cold, very windy day – P6 and P7 pupils took part in the annual EdinburghRead more.
P6 ‘TRYathlon’ Event on Wisepay
PLEASE REMEMBER TO LOG ON TO WISEPAY TO BOOK ONE OF THE 65 PLACES P6: Edinburgh `TRYathlon’ EventSWIM– BIKE –Read more.
EPSSA Swim and Dive Gala Team Photos
Just published! Great photos of the Sciennes’ Swim and Dive Team who took part in the Edinburgh Primary Schools SportsRead more.
Two First Place Racquet Trophies for Yash!
Four P6 pupils – Yash, Matilda, Nikolina and Morgan – represented Sciennes in the Edinburgh Primary Schools Sports Association (EPSSA)Read more.
First Place Fencing Salver for Milenka!
Congratulations to P6 pupil Milenka who achieved First Place in a recent Scottish Fencing Youth Development Series competition and wasRead more.
Achieving Junior Award Scheme Scotland
At Sciennes, we seek to recognise and celebrate our pupils’ wider achievements as Successful Learners, Confident Individuals, Effective Contributors andRead more.
SSAA National Cross Country in Kirkcaldy
Congratulations to our P6 and P7 pupils who took part in the national Scottish Schools Athletics Association Primary CrossRead more.
Matthew on TV! CBBC A Long, Long Crime Ago
Matthew back row second left Watch CBBC’s A Long, Long Crime Ago‘ fairytale drama airing over the Easter weekend inRead more.
Foodbank Easter Eggs – Outstanding Citizens!
How kind and wonderful that Sciennes brothers Alex and Rory decided to invite families to donate an Easter egg thisRead more.
JASS: Easter Activities
At Sciennes we seek to recognise and celebrate our pupils’ wider achievements as Successful Learners, Confident Individuals, Effective Contributors andRead more.
Medal Success at EPSSA Swim and Dive Gala!
Katie, Mia, Boris and Mhairi Medal Success Thank you to Mrs Beth Walker, one of our PE Specialists and SwimmingRead more.
SSAA Cross Country 18.4.15
CROSS COUNTRY SATURDAY 18th APRIL KIRKCALDY Good luck to our P6 and P7 pupils taking part in the annualRead more.
Fabulous Baker Boys out on The Meadows raising funds for the Playground
Great initiative from P6 pupils Luke, Toby, Ewan, Archie M, Matthew R, Tom and Santosh organising a Bake Sale onRead more.
Lothian Schools Cross Country Success
The Cross Country teams did well again on Wednesday 18th March at the Lothian Schools event. Pheobe gained Second PlaceRead more.
EPSSA P6/7 Cross Country Success
Fantastic results at the EPSSA Cross Country Finals on Monday 16th March at Duddingston Playing Fields. Many thanks to allRead more.
Third Place in Euroquiz!
A wonderful result for Toby, Lena, Matthew and Alex at the Edinburgh Euroquiz event held at City Chambers on MondayRead more.
Runaway Cross Country Success!
Outstanding success at the EPSSA Cross Country event on Monday 2nd March on the Meadows. Rose achieved a fabulous FirstRead more.
Blaze Basketball Tournaments Friday 27th Feb
Our links with Blaze Basketball at the Crags go from strength to strength thanks to the support of Sarah andRead more.
All Aboard the Wild About Scotland Bus
P6 and P7 pupils from Sciennes and P7 pupils from Tollcross have been very fortunate to be given the chanceRead more.
Well Done, P6!
We hope Primary Six pupils have had a well deserved rest after their enthusiastic, energetic outdoor learning residential at BenmoreRead more.
P6@Benmore 9th -13th February
Information about departure to Benmore, clothing checklist and forms were issued with Homework on Tuesday 20th January. Click to accessRead more.
P6 Steven Lui Cup Awarded to Yash
Congratulations to the nine outstanding finalists in the annual P6 Robert Burns poetry recital. All gave sterling performances in frontRead more.
P6@Benmore 9th-13th February
Information about departure, clothing checklist and forms will be issued with Homework on Tuesday 20th January. Click here to accessRead more.
Monday 12th Jan Sciennes Boroughmuir Thistle Girls’ Football Fundraising
Five P7 Sciennes girls (Manju, Eliza, Stella, Phoebe and Zoe) and one P6 girl (Rose) who are stalwarts ofRead more.
Gold Fencing Medal for Milenka!
Congratulations to Milenka for achieving gold in a recent national Youth Development Series (YDS) Fencing tournament at Broughton High School.Read more.
P6 Benmore Meeting … and Holiday Homework!
On Friday 12th December P6 met as a year group for a Question and Answer session ahead of our tripRead more.
P5-7 Blaze Basketball Fri 19th December
Sarah Murphy from Blaze Basketball has invited Sciennes P5-P7 pupils to the Crags on Friday 19th December 1.30-4.00pm for aRead more.
Sciennes, fielding four teams, made an excellent start in the first event of the new season, Lothian League Day One, runRead more.
Blaze Girls’ Basketball Tournament
14 girls from Sciennes took up the invitation from Blaze Basketball to attend a Round Robin Tournament at the CragsRead more.
Visitors from Iceland to see iPads
Lovely to welcome Anna Mitchell (from CEC Digital Learning Team, in collaboration with Education Scotland) with a delegation from IcelandRead more.
Blaze P5-P7 Girls’ Basketball Tournament
Next week is the last week for the lunchtime Active Schools P5-P7 Girls’ Basketball club sessions, which have beenRead more.
Alex and Yash Outstanding Citizens!
Hats off to marvellous Alex and Yash in P6B who, in their own time, organised family and friends to contributeRead more.
JRSOs Launch Brake’s Road Safety Week
Junior Road Safety Officers Aidan, Morgan and Kirsty helped launch Brake’s Road Safety Week on Monday 17th November atRead more.
Sustrans P6 Active Travel Superheroes!
Sam Moody CEC Sustainable Travel Development Officer with JRSOs Kirsty and Morgan Superhero badges All 97 of our P6 pupilsRead more.
P4-P7 Road Safety Assembly
Very well done to our JRSOs Kirsty and Morgan (Aidan was unfortunately absent today) and to P4B and Miss McGroutherRead more.
Thank You EUMS!
What a fabulous musical presentation on Wednesday 12th November by Edinburgh University Music Society in the Reid Concert Hall! GratefulRead more.
P6 Marie Curie Bake Sale
Many thanks to P6 families who contributed baking items for the Marie Curie Bake Sale on Saturday 8th November atRead more.
P6 Active Travel Sustrans Superheroes
Our P6 pupils have all undergone Cycle Training and have been great ambassadors for Active Travel to school. In recognitionRead more.
New Book Reviews Added
New posts are now up on Ms French’s P6 book blog called – Bookreviewpass.Read more.
Marie Curie Bake Sale Saturday 8th November
MARIE CURIE BAKE SALE Saturday 8th November Marchmont St Giles Church 2pm-4.30pm P6 families have been invited to contribute bakingRead more.
Book Reviews by Pupils for Pupils
Looking for a good read? Have a look at Ms French’s Book Review Blog to find pupils’ reviews and recommendations.Read more.
Active Schools Lunchtime Girls’ Basketball
Blaze Basketball Club, based at the Crags, launched their fabulous new Active Schools lunchtime club today for P5-7 girls inRead more.
Active Schools Lunchtime Girls’ Basketball Club
Blaze Basketball Club, based at the Crags, launch their new Active Schools lunchtime club tomorrow for P5-7 girls in SciennesRead more.
JGHS Free Chanter and Pipe Band Drumming Taster Sessions for P5-7
Thursday 30th October from 3.45-4.45pm P5-7 pupils at Sciennes have been sent an email about an exciting opportunity to takeRead more.
Kirsty P6C Pedal for Scotland 2014
A big thank you to all of you who so generously supported Kirsty Johnson (P6a) on the recent Pedal forRead more.
BBC Ten Pieces at the Filmhouse
http://www.bbc.co.uk/emp/embed/smpEmbed.html?playlist=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.bbc.co.uk%2Fiplayer%2Fplaylist%2Fp026kgzj&title=Ten%20Pieces%3A%20Ten%20Pieces%20trailer&product=iplayer P6 and P7 pupils at Sciennes have been given an exciting opportunity to attend a free screening of BBC’sRead more.
Lothian Schools Cross Country Running
Sciennes Dream Team!: Emily, Phoebe, Zoe, Adele, Cerys, Annie, Anna, Susannah, Rose, Joanne, Calum, Lawson, Liam, Archie, Matthew, Ben, Boris,Read more.
BBC Ten Pieces Classical Music
http://www.bbc.co.uk/emp/embed/smpEmbed.html?playlist=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.bbc.co.uk%2Fiplayer%2Fplaylist%2Fp020yfp1&title=Media%20Centre%20Clips%3A%20Ten%20Pieces&product=iplayer P6 and P7 pupils have been given an exciting free opportunity to attend a screening of BBC’s Ten Pieces,Read more.
P5 Parent/Carer Benmore Information Session
Two information sessions will be held on Thursday 12th June about the forthcoming residential week to Benmore Outdoor EducationRead more.
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 forRead more.
Hats Off to P5 Scottish Opera 2014
What a truly outstanding performance of “The Curse of the MacCabbra Opera House” by Primary Five pupils on Tuesday 13thRead more.
Dance Show at Churchill Theatre
Thank you to Ava’s mum for this lovely photograph of Red Riding Hoods Mia, Sephora, Ruyan, Ava, Olivia and IslaRead more.
Buddying Up for Burns
P2A and P5A buddies had a fantastic day together enjoying Scottish activities before finishing with a Burns Supper provided byRead more.
Saul in P5 is Tae Kwon Do World Champion!
Last November we posted about Saul’s remarkable success as Sciennes’ first ever British Champion. We are all so incrediblyRead more.
Congratulations Isla in P4C!
Extremely well done Isla for being selected for the Scottish Gymnastics Squad!An outstanding achievement!Read more.
Primary 4 take to the slopesRead more.
British Tae Kwon Do Champion!
We think Saul in P4C might just be Sciennes’ first ever British champion! Congratulations on winning first place at theRead more.
20mph Limit Comes into Force in South Central Edinburgh
Pupils from Sciennes Primary (including Willard in P3 pictured above) and James Gillespie’s Primary Schools helped launch the 20mph speedRead more.
P2/3 Girls’ Football Team
The P2/3 Girls football team played in the first ever Brunstfield P2/3 football competition on Saturday 24th March, and theyRead more.
Scientists Eden, Deejay and Gracie Blue
STV News http://m.stv.tv/news/scotland/east-central/301335-busking-bikes-hitting-the-streets-with-science-experiments/Read more.