Cockenzie House & Gardens – Sunday 21st August – Lava Palava, 2 – 5pm

Cockenzie House and Gardens opens its doors to reveal its historic secrets.  Hannah Robinson, author of “Secret Edinburgh, an Unusual Guide” talks about the Hecla Grotto and other fascinating but little known locations in East Lothian.  This is a fantastic opportunity to explore this enchanting grotto and find out more about how people used the shells we find on our seashore for many other purposes.   In addition, there will be the 1850s photographic plates displaying the family at play 160 years ago, tours of the House, musical entertainment, storytelling, history talks and various shell related activity.

Visit the Hecla Gallery and help them celebrate their 1st birthday.

Last Day of Term – Friday 1st July

Our church service will start at 0900hrs tomorrow morning to which all parents/carers are welcome.

At the end of the school day tomorrow, P1 – P7 will be dismissed from the large playground after the Primary 7s have left the building at 1210hrs.  Each class will be dismissed by their teacher in order.

Nursery (PM) children can be picked up tomorrow from 1130 – 1225hrs.

Health Week – w/c 27th June

The Health Group have various activities planned for next week as part of Health Week.  Groupcalls have been sent about the following events in particular:

Sports Day – this will take place on Tuesday 28th June at 1.30pm for P1 to P7 pupils (weather permitting).

Joke-athon – For P1 to P7 there will be a joke-athon on Thursday 30th June to help promote Emotional Health.  Children to learn a sensible joke or two to say to their class.

Fun Run – the health group have organised a fun run for P1 to P7 pupils on Thursday 30th June.  Children can come to school in sports gear or dressed as a sports personality.  No football strips are allowed.


School Transition – Lines tomorrow (Friday 24th June)

As part of our whole school transition, children have been practicing lining up in their new positions.

For tomorrow ONLY, Friday 24th June:

  • P1 children to line up in their new position in infant playground and be dismissed as usual.
  • P2 children to line up in their new lines tomorrow morning  in the upper playground  and will be dismissed from the upper playground at the end of the day at their normal time of 12.10pm.
  • P3 – P6 children to line up in their new lines and be dismissed as usual from the upper playground.

Please note:

  • Children will be dismissed as normal today
  • Lines will revert back to normal on Monday 27th June.


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