Bath Tub Fun!

The bath tub today became a pirate ship! AHHHHAAARRRRRR MATEY!!

First week back – Playground fun!

The children have been busy this week with Mrs Campbell using our open ended resources to enhance their play. This week we had a ship being built!

Getting to Grips with the National Framework

Getting to Grips with National Improvement Framework
Pencaitland Primary Parent Council are hosting an information evening for Parents and Carers (of PPS pupils) on Monday 16th January 2017 at 8.00pm. Guest Speaker Fiona Robertson, Head of Education, will give a short presentation on the NIF National Improvement Framework, followed by a Q&A opportunity. 
There is the opportunity for a representative from each Parent Council in the Tranent cluster to attend. 
Further information and how to book a ticket for the event, can be found at:

Dress Rehearsal

This morning we had the dress rehearsal for our Christmas Assembly. We even had a practise audience!! It went really well and we can’t wait to do it all over again tomorrow. We have taken lots of pictures but we will wait until after tomorrows performance to share these with you.

Craft Afternoon

We all had loads of fun at the craft afternoon last week. We made decorations for the school Christmas tree and made things to sell at the Christmas Fayre (Friday 16th December 10am – 12noon).


Transport Update

Mainstream Home to School contract for all closed contracted transport (Non-public service)will end in July 2017. The New contract will start in August 2017and run for four years, after the tender process, which will start in January 2017.

Any feedback on current routes is welcome however is require by 31 December 2016 to  
The young Scot cards used on public service routes will be re-programmed in June 2017 for the next school year, a more detailed plan will be agreed with high schools in the new year.