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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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Introducing Rights Respecting Schools

On Friday 16th September 2016 we will be launching our whole school rights respecting approach! All staff have been working hard learning about children’s rights and have completed training led by Miss Griffiths. We have been awarded our Recognition of Commitment Award by UNICEF UK and are now ready to take forward our rights respecting […]

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Welcome Back (2016-17)

Welcome to the start of a new academic year here at Hermitage Primary School. We hope you’ve all had a wonderful break and are fresh and ready for an exciting year of learning.  A huge welcome to all new pupils; especially to our shiny new P1 entries who are beginning their primary education with us. We […]

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P2 Inversnaid Trip (2016)

Under a brooding sky, Primary 2 recently took their minibeast learning out into the wild and on to the shores of the bonnie bonnie banks.  Following a cruise up Loch Lomond from Tarbet to Inversnaid, the pupils explored the beach and woodlands around Inversnaid and found a fabulous array of minibeasts in their habitats. They […]

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P1 Visit to Grasshopper Toys (2016)

Primary 1 recently went on a visit to Grasshopper Toys to learn about how toys were made and where they came from.  They had a look at all different kinds of toys and talked about the different age ranges.  Grasshopper Toys gave everyone a goodie bag to take home and we would like to say […]

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P7 Modern Art Exhibition (2016)

Primary 7 put on a stirring display of thought and emotion tonight as they showcased their individual pieces of art to a packed gallery of parents and invited guests.  As the gallery buzzed, many visitors were struck by the variety of ideas and the depth and complexity of thought that underpinned each piece.  From 3D […]

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Animation Team Showcase Skills

Pupils from Hermitage Primary presented their technology skills at a local authority event today and showcased their creative skills by premiering not one, but two original animated films. The pupils from Primary 3 and Primary 7, who together form the Hermitage Animation Team, wrote, illustrated, animated, directed and edited their short films to help promote […]

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Introducing Rights Respecting Schools

On Friday 16th September 2016 we will be launching our whole school rights respecting approach! All staff have been working hard learning about children’s rights and have completed training led by Miss Griffiths. We have been awarded our Recognition of Commitment Award by UNICEF UK and are now ready to take forward our rights respecting […]

Welcome Back (2016-17)

Welcome to the start of a new academic year here at Hermitage Primary School. We hope you’ve all had a wonderful break and are fresh and ready for an exciting year of learning.  A huge welcome to all new pupils; especially to our shiny new P1 entries who are beginning their primary education with us. We […]

P7 Valedictory Ball 2016

Please click here for photos of this prestigious event…