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.

 

 

P7 Modern Art Exhibition (2018)

Primary 7 showed us a little heart and soul tonight as they opened their modern art installation on the theme of transition.  The packed gallery of parents and invited guests were treated to a wide variety of ideas, media and techniques which took them on a journey through sculpture, dance, 3D art and musical composition.  Each piece […]

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P1: Scottish Puppet and Mask Centre Trip (Apr 2018)

Primary 1 had a treat of visiting the Scottish Puppet and Mask Centre in Glasgow as part of our topic learning about Toys. We were greeted at the centre by some puppet makers and puppeteers who explained a bit about the exciting things we would do during our visit: from puppet making to watching a […]

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P3: Inveraray Trip (Apr 2018)

Primary 3 visited Inveraray as part of their topic, Argyll and Bute. The pupils were given a guided tour of Inveraray Castle and learned information about the history of the castle and surrounding area. We found out about battles, the Dukes and even Queen Victoria! After this we visited Inveraray Primary School to have our […]

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P3: Outdoor Learning in Maths (Apr 2018)

We took our maths learning outside to help us to learn about compass points. We drew treasure maps on the playground using chalk and had to describe a route to the treasure using compass point directions to guide us.

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Accelerated Reading Awards (Apr 2018)

There was lots of anticipation at the monthly Achievement Assembly on Friday as the school waited to hear the results of the Accelerated Reading awards for learning block 3. The Accelerated Reading trophy is given out at the end of each Learning Block to the year group with the most points. Points are gained every […]

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P7 Modern Art Exhibition (2018)

Primary 7 showed us a little heart and soul tonight as they opened their modern art installation on the theme of transition.  The packed gallery of parents and invited guests were treated to a wide variety of ideas, media and techniques which took them on a journey through sculpture, dance, 3D art and musical composition.  Each piece […]

P1: Scottish Puppet and Mask Centre Trip (Apr 2018)

Primary 1 had a treat of visiting the Scottish Puppet and Mask Centre in Glasgow as part of our topic learning about Toys. We were greeted at the centre by some puppet makers and puppeteers who explained a bit about the exciting things we would do during our visit: from puppet making to watching a […]

P3: Inveraray Trip (Apr 2018)

Primary 3 visited Inveraray as part of their topic, Argyll and Bute. The pupils were given a guided tour of Inveraray Castle and learned information about the history of the castle and surrounding area. We found out about battles, the Dukes and even Queen Victoria! After this we visited Inveraray Primary School to have our […]

P1 Induction Information 2018

Please take a look a the key dates for your child’s transition into Primary 1.Induction dates for parents 2018

P5: Eco Week (Mar 2018)

Primary 5 had a great ECO week and loved creating their online travel plan for the school ( coming soon to the school website). P5 were able to use the data collected by P4 to create graphs and charts which show how pupils and staff travel to school and how eco those methods are. They […]