Monthly Archives: June 2016

P3 pupil Lennan Robertson’s Fireworks Artwork

P3 Craigroyston Primary pupil Lennan Robertoson was chosen from hundreds of entries as a finalist in the Virgin Money Edinburgh Fireworks Poster Competition. He and 9 other finalists were shortlisted and got to meet Radio Forth DJ’s and other celebrities at the Awards Ceremony on Tuesday evening. While not in the top 3, Lennan’s amazing picture was highly commended and he received a goodie bag and special mug with his picture printed on it. Well done Lennan!

How to make a spinner by P3

We learned how to make a Spinner today with Mr Blair from the Craft, Design and Technology department.

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Mr Blair showed us how to draw round a hexagon template to make our spinner- HannahIMG_0413

Mr Blair showed us how to join up the lines with a ruler. – Lennan

You had to be careful not to make the lines wobbly. – Ricsi

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Mr Blair cut off the ends with the band saw! – Lewis

Next, we rubbed our spinners on sandpaper, to get all the little spiky bits off. – Mia

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We sharpened the bit of wood so that it could fit in the hole. – Drew

Mr Blair’s helper’s Joe, TJ, and Brian helped us to make the holed in our spinners – Reece.

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Joe helped us hammer in the spinner wood – Judy

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Here are all of our (nearly) finished Spinners! – Faith

We tested out our spinners. They were really good. – Rose and Lennan

I liked in colouring the spinner in lots of different colours. – Alexa

I liked watching Mr Blair cutting the sides off the spinners.  – Zach

I enjoyed seeing the holes being made in the spinners – Emily

Nursery Summer Outing

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All of our nursery children & families are invited to our annual summer outing to North Berwick on Thursday 23rd June.

Meet us at Waverley Station at 9:30, all children must be accompanied by an adult and please purchase your day return ticket in advance.

Please dress appropriately for the weather and bring sports gear for games on the beach.

Milk and School Lunches

School Lunch

From August 17th 2016, the cost of a school meal will  increase for children in P4-P7  to £2.05.

If you could have the correct money it would be really helpful for the ofice.


Milk Money

Please could you pay for next session’s milk by Monday 22nd August.

There are a variety of ways to pay for this in advance:

1 Year:                      £30.40

Term 1:                    £13.05

Term 2:                    £8.70

Term 3:                     £8.70

6 Week Block :        £4.35