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HT Blog 17th August 2018

Welcome Back! ­I would like to take this opportunity to welcome everyone back to Kirkliston for session 2018-19 and I extend a very special welcome to the families and staff who have recently joined us. In addition to the staff I mentioned in my last blog, Mr Malcolm Phillips has also joined us as our […]

HT Blog 29th June 2018

HT Blog 29th June 2018

It’s finally here! I hope you all have a fantastic break over the summer. I have really enjoyed my first two terms at Kirkliston and look forward to seeing you all again after the holidays. I would also like to wish the P7s the very best for their future and I hope they will stay […]

HT Blog 15th June 2018

Dear families, This week’s edition of the blog was written during a fabulous P4 residential trip at Netherurd in West Linton. We took part in lots of exciting activities such as fencing, pond dipping, frolf (Frisbee golf, I had to ask too!), musical playground and the unanimous favourite; caving. The P4s were a credit to […]

HT Blog 8th June 2018

Dear families, As I sit in my office typing this blog, there is a bit of a buzz over at Allison Park. I’m really looking forward to seeing my first Kirkliston Gala Parade tomorrow and it looks like this glorious weather is going to continue. Read on to find out what we have been up […]

HT Blog 1st June 2018

Dear families, Well that’s us into the final month before we break for the summer holidays and it is perhaps the busiest month of the school calendar. Please read on to find out what we plan to squeeze in! Sports Day We had a successful sports day last Thursday although the sun did not appear […]

HT Blog 18th May 2018

HT Blog 18th May 2018

Dear families, I can’t believe how fast this term is going. We have another long weekend to enjoy and it looks like the weather is going to be great so make sure you wear plenty of suncream! Read on to find out what we have been up to this week. Football After successfully navigating the […]

HT Blog 11th May 2018

HT Blog 11th May 2018

Dear families, I hope you all enjoyed the long weekend and the great weather, fingers crossed there is more to come! Read on to find out what we have been up to this week. New Playground I have received nearly 40 pupil applications for the playground committee and I have invited 20 to interview next […]

HT Blog 4th May 2018

Dear families, Remember that next week pupils will return to school on Wednesday. I hope you all have a lovely long weekend and I hope that the sun makes an appearance. Read on to find out what we have been up to this week.   Assembly P1B led our assembly this week and it was […]

HT Blog 27th April 2018

HT Blog 27th April 2018

Dear families, I thought that summer was arriving last week but it seems to have disappeared as quickly as it arrived! Please read on to find out what’s coming up at Kirkliston PS. Building Resilience Assembly Mrs Fowler and Mrs Taylor led a powerful assembly on ‘Challenging your Mindset’ today as we launch the next […]

HT Blog 20th April 2018

HT Blog 20th April 2018

Dear families, I hope you all had a restful holiday and I’m sure you are glad the sun has finally made an appearance this week! The summer term is always the busiest in schools so read on to find out what’s planned at Kirkliston. Local Rotary Primary School Quiz A team of P7s took part […]