Monthly Archives: December 2018

Last Week Arrangements

Last Week before Christmas holidays!

Lunch Menu Week 2

There will be a change to the menu for SCHOOL CHILDREN only on Wed. Burgers and hotdogs will be avaialbe after we return from the Panto around 1.15pm. There is NO CHANGE TO ECC menu.

Monday 17th Decemeber
P4-7 party – please make sure the office knows if your child is going home to get changed at lunch.

Tuesday 18th December
P1-3 party – please make sure the office knows if your child is going home to get changed at lunch.

Wednesday 19th December
Pantomime trip. Buses will leave at 9.10am. Please make sure your child is in school for 9am. We are unable to wait for late comers.

Thursday 20th December
Christmas celebration at 10am in Loudoun Church – school children only.

Friday 21st December
Dress down day – children can wear play clothes.

ECC party starting just after 9am. Key workers will have issued information regarding Santa.

School and ECC close for Christmas at 2.30pm.

Christmas Show Success!

Well done to the boys and girls in the school for putting on a wonderful Chistmas show yesterday and today! All the weeks of rehearsals was definately worth it! Thanks also to the staff for their efforts and to the other Mrs McCracken for our lovely scenery!



ECC work

Building work is scheduled to start within the ECC next week. To allow for the creation of a worksite the ECC car park will be closed from 9.30am tomorrow until further notice.

There will be changes to how pupils access the back playground during the works. Information will be issued on this later in the week. There will be no changes to the main entrance or courtyard playground at this time.


Christmas Is Coming!

We are now officially in the busy Christmas period!  Here are a few reminders of up and coming events:

Thursday 6th of December – ECC performing Christmas Carols at the Coffee Pot at 10am.

Thursday 6th December – Christmas Lunch – school and ECC – children can wear Christmas Jumpers

Monday 10th December – Christmas Show Dress Rehearsal 10am – senior citizens in the community invited to attend.

Tuesday 11th and Wednesday 12th December – Christmas Show 10am (school).  Letters regarding number of tickets has been issued to families.

Friday 14th December – ECC Christmas Show 10am.  School siblings will be invited to attend along with other family members – information issued via keyworkers.

Monday 17th December – P4-7 party in the afternoon.   Children can go home for lunch – slip to be returned indicating if your child is going home.

Tuesday 18th December – P1-3 party in the afternoon.  Children can go home for lunch – slip to be returned indicating if your child is going home.

Wednesday 19th December – school outing to Aladdin at Gaiety Theatre Ayr – please ensure tickets have been purchased via Parent Pay.  A small snack can be taken to the theatre.  Children will return in time for lunch.

Thursday 20th December – Christmas Celebration – Loudoun Church 10am.  P5-7 entertaining us.  Due to the uncertainty of weather, we will travel by bus.  School children only.

Friday 21st December – ECC Christmas party, 9am – Santa will visit towards end of the party – more information will be issued by key workers.

Friday 21st December – School and ECC close at 2.30pm

Monday 7th January – School and ECC open as usual at 9am ready for the term ahead!


Gritter Names!

We were asked to enter a competition whereby children in P4 and P5/6 were asked to come up with names for the local Gritter fleet!  Four of our entries were selected.

Well done to Daniel Jones, Lewis Bain, Willow Conlan and Daniel Whitelaw who came up with these names!

Usaine Salt

Frost Bite

Luke Gritwalker


Once the system has been updatd with the new names Gritters can be tracked via this link: