ECC Care Inspectorate Report

 Our ECC welcomed the Care Inspectorate for an unannounced inspection in October and we are delighted to be able to share the results with you. The very positive report highlights the commitment and dedication of all ECC staff and their successful efforts to continue to raise attainment. Please click on the link below to access the report.


I am very proud to be able to share this fantastic report!

Mrs Govans



In the Elmer Room the children have been exploring opposites and trying different experiments.


Catrine ECC

With winter fast approaching, Janet our janitor is all set for the colder weather.

  • On frosty/snowy days please keep to the gritted and cleared paths, which will be outlined with cones.
  • Please don’t let the children move the cones.
  • The car park will be closed if the janitor feels it is unsafe and too slippy. Please enter by the main pedestrian entrance.
  • Thank you for helping us to keep everyone safe at Catrine ECC.

Ring Games at the ECC

At the ECC we were learning about ring games, we started off in a circle then we had to listen for our name to take a turn within the game . We played a selection of ring games, Duck, duck, Goose,- Big brown bear,- Mrs Macaroni, – I sent a letter to my love. We were learning to take turns and share limited space available, great fun had by all.







P3/4/5’s Cevic Centre Visit

On Wednesday, the class visited the Cevic Centre to make lovely winter decorations. We had fun experimenting with different types of scissors to make paper snowflakes and designed pictures for their winter calendar.

P2/3 visit to Catrine Cevic Centre

Primary 2/3 will be visiting Catrine Cevic Centre on Wednesday 29 November. The children will leave the school at 9.15 a.m. and return by lunch time. Please ensure your child has a warm jacket/hat/gloves on. Miss McLean will supervise the children. Please return completed permission forms.

Thank you.

Primary 3/4/5 outing to Cevic Centre

Primary 3/4/5 will be visiting Catrine Cevic Centre on Wednesday 22 November. The children will leave the school at 9.15 a.m. and return by lunch time. Mrs Ferguson will supervise the children. Please ensure your child has a warm jacket/hat etc. in the event of adverse weather. All permission forms must be returned by Wednesday morning.

Thank you.

Auchinleck & Cumnock Concert Band

Stuart Sharpe, Aiden Murphy, Samuel Douglas, Bruce Ferguson, Sarah Ferguson, Erin Shirkie and Angie Leitch took part in a competition on Sunday 19th November at Williamwood High School (outside Glasgow) playing in Auchinleck & Cumnock Concert Band. The Junior Band received Gold and the Intermediate Band received Silver Plus. Congratulations!!!


Coach Programme

Carolyn McFarlane from Coach has phoned the school today to advise that the 3 planned outdoor sessions which should have started tomorrow have been postponed until after the Christmas holidays. This affects Primary 1/2, Primary 3/4/5 and Primary 6/7. Please contact the school on 01290 551436 if you require any further information.  You will be notified of the new times and dates in due course.

Thank you.

Christmas Lunch

Please click on the link below to view our Christmas Lunch menu which will be served “by Santa’s helpers” on Tuesday 12 December. All children will receive a menu order.  Please ensure all menus are returned by Friday 8 December.

Thank you.

xmas lunch order – school

BBC Children in Need

At The ECC this Friday 17th November we will be ‘raising lots with the help of SPOTS’ for BBC Children in Need. There will be a collecting bucket at the front door and children can wear spots of any kind if they wish. Thanks.

The Cevic centre

 Yellow group’s visit to the Cevic centre.


We got arty.

We made a huge paper chain, to decorate the institute.    We got messy.   We made some Christmas pictures.   We enjoyed using the parachute.