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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.

 

 

Valedictory

Valedictory Service

Parents are invited to join us for the Hermitage Primary school Valedictory Service on Wednesday 24th June.  The service will take place from 09:30 at St Andrew’s Kirk, Colquhoun Square. Pupils will be seated for approximately, 09:25. We would love to see you there.

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Ready, steady, hunt...

P2 Inversnaid Trip

Primary 2 took their minibeast learning to the bonnie, bonnie banks on Friday 19th June, with a minibeast hunt on the shores of Loch Lomond. Following a cruise from Tarbet to Inversnaid, the pupils investigated the beach and woodlands around Inversnaid and found a fabulous array of minibeasts in their habitats. With bug pots filled, […]

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The Eco Team

Eco Coffee Morning

The Hermitage Primary Eco Committee showcased their recent work and green flag success at the Eco Congregation coffee morning last weekend. The event, at the United Reformed Church, gave local green projects in schools, churches and communities an opportunity to raise awareness of eco initiatives close to their heart. The event was a great success […]

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The P1 Toy Display

P1 Toyshop Window Display

As part of their toys topic, P1 have been getting creative by designing and building their own working toys. If you would like to see the fabulous results of their hard work and craftsmanship, look no further than your local toy shop window! The P1 toy designs are currently being displayed in the window of […]

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All hands on deck

P2 Wild Flower Planting

Following on from our work to attract and feed birds during the winter months, P2 have made a further contribution towards meeting our latest ecology Eco target.  With gloves on, trowels in hand and watering cans at the ready, P2 have been working hard to create a wild garden area to attract minibeasts to the […]

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P6 Pupils Become Teachers for the Day

 Primary 6 were delighted to work with Primary 1 for the afternoon. All the children had a lovely time reading together and P6 pupils enjoyed taking on the role of the teacher! They were very impressed with primary one’s reading skills.  

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P1 Assembly Review 2015

Today, Primary 1 taught the school and visiting guests all about the world of toys as they showcased their interdisciplinary learning in their stage assembly.  Through a wonderful mix of song, drama, reading and interviews, the children demonstrated a fabulous array of skills; from understanding to creativity. Their ‘My Favourite Toy’ writing was something to […]

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P7 Modern Art Exhibition 2015

A packed gallery played host to the P7 Modern Art Exhibition on Wednesday 20th May. You can now view the exhibited works in our on-line gallery.

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The Caterpillar Diaries

Day 34 (the last day): And so it begins again… Follow and learn with P2 as they observe and record the progress of their caterpillars in their daily video blog.

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Valedictory Service

Parents are invited to join us for the Hermitage Primary school Valedictory Service on Wednesday 24th June.  The service will take place from 09:30 at St Andrew’s Kirk, Colquhoun Square. Pupils will be seated for approximately, 09:25. We would love to see you there.

Valedictory Ball (2015)

The P7 Valedictory Ball takes place at Victoria Halls on Monday, 22nd June 2015. Pupil arrival is between 6:30 and 6:45. The dance will commence at 7pm. Pick-up time is 9pm.

The Caterpillar Diaries

Day 34 (the last day): And so it begins again… Follow and learn with P2 as they observe and record the progress of their caterpillars in their daily video blog.