P5: Purple for Polio Planting

Date: 23rd Jan 2017, Categories: Charity Events, Class of 2012, Eco Committee

Primary 5 recently spent time working with Mrs Barrie and Miss Eriksen planting crocus bulbs to promote the Rotary Club initiative, Purple for Polio. The team of crack gardners planted bulbs in pots around the school in the hope that they flourish into beautiful purple flowers. The purple flowers symbolise the purple dye used to mark the […]

P2: Santa’s Snowman Glass

Date: 12th Dec 2016, Categories: Charity Events, Class of 2015

We have been incredibly industrious in P2 this week. Following a request from Mrs Jackson and the Parent Council, we got to work on creating something exciting to sell at the Christmas Fair. We decided to make a special milk glass to leave out for Santa. Each of us made a glass as well as some extra ones just […]

Poppy Scotland Appeal (2016)

Date: 22nd Nov 2016, Categories: Charity Events, Class of 2013

Well done to both of the P4 classes who collected donations towards this year’s Poppy Scotland Appeal, raising a total of £68.75.

Casual Clothes Day (2016)

Date: 21st Nov 2016, Categories: Charity Events, Pupil Council

The Pupil Council held a Casual Clothes Day on 18 November 2016 and raised a wonderful total of £369.11  through donations from pupils and staff. All proceeds are being donated to the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF UK). Well done everyone for taking part and raising money for such a worthwhile cause.

P3: Children in Need Pop Up Tuck Shop (2016)

Date: 15th Nov 2016, Categories: Charity Events, Class of 2014

On Friday the 28th of October the Primary 3 classes in Hermitage Primary hosted a spectacular Pop Up Tuck shop to raise money for Children in Need. The Primary 3 classes have been learning about Shops and Shopping as their topic and had the idea to run a pop up tuck shop to raise money […]

Crazy Hair Day (2016)

Date: 15th Jan 2016, Categories: Charity Events, Pupil Council

Today, pupils at Hermitage Primary became crazily creative with their locks as canisters of colour, heaps of hairspray and gallons of gel were emptied to create weird and wonderful styles for the annual Pupil Council Crazy Hair Day. With a fantastic turnout, the Pupil Council raised nearly £300 for the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Scotland. […]

Red Nose Day Tuck Shop

Date: 14th Mar 2015, Categories: Charity Events

Pupils produced a tuck shop with a difference today to raise money for this year’s Comic Relief.  Mrs Grafton and her team bought, chopped, measured and baked their way to tables and tables of tasty treats for the rest of the school to enjoy.  With queues out of the door, it was a huge success.  […]