Scottish Afternoon (26 Jan 2018)

Date: 30th Jan 2018, Categories: Latest News, Scottish Afternoon

On Friday 26th January Hermitage Primary held a Scottish Afternoon to celebrate Burns Day. There was plenty of talent on show as pupils recited Scots poems, performed Highland dances and played Scottish songs on a variety of instruments. Guests from the local community came along and later enjoyed tea, coffee and shortbread served by Primary […]

P6: Robert Burns Animation

Date: 29th Jan 2018, Categories: Class of 2012, Latest News, Scottish Afternoon, Videos

In the lead up to Scottish Afternoon 2018, Primary Six were challenged to teach the school about the life of Robert Burns in a short video to be played to pupils and guests at the opening of the event. Primary Six started the creative journey by researching the life of Burns and writing biographies on […]

P4: Scottish Afternoon (Jan 2018)

Date: 23rd Jan 2018, Categories: Class of 2014, Latest News, Scottish Afternoon

As part of Scottish Afternoon Primary 4s were given the choice of 2 poems by JK Annand to recite.  The teachers were very impressed with high standards and effort the children gave to this task. https://youtu.be/2WFdWG9cRNk

Christmas Concert Photographs for Sale

Please see photographs of our Christmas Concert below.  These are available to purchase at a cost of £1 per print.  The prints will be 7 x 5 and will be printed on high quality photograph paper.  If you wish to purchase order forms are available from school.  Alternatively you can send payment in with your […]

Open Afternoon (June 2017)

Date: 19th Jun 2017, Categories: Events

On 14 June 2017 families were welcomed to the school to take a look at some of the wonderful learning that’s been taking place this year. Parents and families were invited to visit classrooms and work with children, chat to teachers and enjoy refreshments and pastries from our French style café that was being run by […]

2017 Sports Day (May 2017)

Date: 14th Jun 2017, Categories: Sports Day

An action packed, fun-filled afternoon was had by all at the annual Sports Day on 24th May, as 28 Harry Potter themed teams competed in 7 different events at Helensburgh Rugby Pitches. From the starting klaxon all the children gave their best effort, as the teams vied for team and house points. Well done to everyone who […]

P7 Valedictory Celebrations (June 2017)

Date: 13th Jun 2017, Categories: Special Assemblies

Please note that the Valedictory Ball is on Monday 26th June at 6:30pm at the School. On Thursday 29th June the Valedictory Service will be held at Helensburgh Parish Church at 9:30am, followed by a special P7 Valedictory Assembly, both of these events parents are encouraged to join us. Hope to see you there!   […]

ECO Week – Gardening (2017)

Date: 24th May 2017, Categories: Eco Committee, Eco Week

All classes have been busy preparing their planters in the allotment with seeds and compost. Look out later in the year to see what we have grown!  

ECO Week – P2 Recycling Posters (2017)

Date: 24th May 2017, Categories: Class of 2015, Eco Committee, Eco Week

Primary two learned about materials that can and can’t be recycled. They used their knowledge to create posters to teach others what can and can’t be put in our blue recycling bins.

ECO Week – P4 Battery Recycling (2017)

Date: 24th May 2017, Categories: Class of 2013, Eco Committee, Eco Week

P4 have been researching ways of recycling other items in school. They decided that batteries would be an excellent thing to recycle and contacted a company that could help us. Look out for battery recycling boxes around the school and please bring in any used batteries to recycle. Have a look at the video they […]