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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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School Reopens (2015/16 Session)

The school reopens on Wednesday, 19th August 2015 at 9:00 am for the start of the new academic year. Entry for the new Primary 1 classes is 10:00 am. We hope you’ve had a wonderful break and we are very much looking forward to welcoming new and returning pupils for the start of an exciting […]

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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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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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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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Latest News

School Reopens (2015/16 Session)

The school reopens on Wednesday, 19th August 2015 at 9:00 am for the start of the new academic year. Entry for the new Primary 1 classes is 10:00 am. We hope you’ve had a wonderful break and we are very much looking forward to welcoming new and returning pupils for the start of an exciting […]