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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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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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Primary 6 at Euroquiz

A team of primary sixes from Hermitage Primary recently represented Argyll and Bute in the annual Euroquiz event. The crack team travelled to Edinburgh’s Heriot-Watt University to compete with schools from all over Scotland on their knowledge of the European Union. The team performed extremely well and showcased their knowledge against some tough opposition. They proved […]

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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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P7 WW2 Home Projects

Primary 7 have been working incredibly hard on their own WW2 projects as part of a recent topic homework activity. Below you can see the highlights as they showcase their learning with some of their best work…

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The Choir in action

Hermitage Primary Choir (2016)

The Hermitage Primary School Choir consists of a group of enthusiastic singers from Primary 4 to Primary 7. The choir is run by Mrs Trotter. The choir is very lucky to have the support of Mrs Ann Carson who is a volunteer in the school and accompanies the children on the piano at all practices […]

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P7 Help P1 Author Their First E-book

Primary 7 turned into some fine teachers this week when they visited Primary 1 to pass on some of their ICT skills. They spent an afternoon working with Primary 1 and showed them how to use our new Book Creator app and teaching tool, Showbie. After some instruction and support, Primary 1 used their knowledge […]

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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 […]

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 […]

P7 WW2 Home Projects

Primary 7 have been working incredibly hard on their own WW2 projects as part of a recent topic homework activity. Below you can see the highlights as they showcase their learning with some of their best work…