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Welcome to Hermitage Primary School

Hermitage is  a non-denominational co-educational school in Helensburgh, Argyll & Bute. It covers all stages of Primary 1 to 7 and is the largest primary school in  the local authority. The present roll of the school is 400 with two classes in each year group (P2-P7) and three P1 classes.

 

 

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P4 Viking Afternoon

Primary 4 pupils hosted a Viking afternoon for parents to showcase their learning this term.  Activities included weaving, making viking helmets and jewellery and designing shields.  Parents were invited to write their name in Viking runes, taste Scandinavian foods and read pupils work using QR codes and Ipads. The afternoon was enjoyed by all and […]

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Easter Service

Parents are invited to join us for the Hermitage Primary school Easter Service on Wednesday 1st April.  The service will take place from 13:30 – 14:30 at St Andrew’s Kirk, Colquhoun Square. Pupils will be seated for approximately, 13:20. We would love to see you there.

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Pupil Council Talent Show 2015

Following auditions this week, Friday is the final of the Pupil Council Talent Show 2015. Pupils who would like to watch the show should remember to bring in a £1 donation for Friday.

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P1 Trip to Kelvingrove

The sun was shining for Primary 1s trip to Kelvingrove Museum.  To reinforce their interdisciplinary topic, ‘Dinosaurs’ the children enjoyed a workshop where they found out what fossils are and what they can tell us about dinosaurs and other creatures that lived in the past.  The children even had they the chance to make their […]

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Red Nose Day Tuck Shop

Pupils produced a tuck shop with a difference today to raise money for this year’s Comic Relief.  Mrs Grafton and her team bought, chopped, measured and baked their way to tables and tables of tasty treats for the rest of the school to enjoy.  With queues out of the door, it was a huge success.  […]

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Film Club: Animation Shorts

The Film and Animation Club have been working hard on their animation projects over the past few weeks.  Below you can see their ideas come to life in their short animated films.  From initial storyboard through, animation, musical score and final edit; Hermitage Animation Studios present… Polar Rescue Written, Animated and Directed by: Ella, Lily, Lucy and Sonja […]

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Brazilian Beats Come To P5

Brazilian beats came to Hermitage Primary today when Primary 5 showed off their new drumming skills in slick samba style. With two electric performances, it was a real carnival atmosphere full of audience participation.  The infectious samba beat also brought some impromptu dancing from the highly entertained crowd.  The Primary 5 shows brought together just six […]

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New Website

Going live in: 5, 4, 3, 2, 1… Hello and welcome to our new website.  We hope you like our new look and find the information on our site useful.  Take some time to navigate your way around to see some of the fabulous learning that takes place here at Hermitage Primary. Thanks for stopping […]

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Latest News

P4 Viking Afternoon

Primary 4 pupils hosted a Viking afternoon for parents to showcase their learning this term.  Activities included weaving, making viking helmets and jewellery and designing shields.  Parents were invited to write their name in Viking runes, taste Scandinavian foods and read pupils work using QR codes and Ipads. The afternoon was enjoyed by all and […]

P7 Science

As Primary 7 prepare for their transition to high school, they enjoyed two Science lessons delivered by Mr Meikle from Hermitage Academy.  They have been learning about chromatography and acids and alkalis.

P7 get an insight in to WW2

Primary 7 enjoyed a visit from Mrs Watt who works at Clydebank Museum.  They learned about the Clydebank Blitz and handled some real artefacts.  

Easter Service

Parents are invited to join us for the Hermitage Primary school Easter Service on Wednesday 1st April.  The service will take place from 13:30 – 14:30 at St Andrew’s Kirk, Colquhoun Square. Pupils will be seated for approximately, 13:20. We would love to see you there.

Pupil Council Talent Show 2015

Following auditions this week, Friday is the final of the Pupil Council Talent Show 2015. Pupils who would like to watch the show should remember to bring in a £1 donation for Friday.