East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure, Sports Development November 16 – March 17 programme is now available for booking. To view all of the activities, please click on the following links; Community Sports or Football
Every child has been issued with a timetable of clubs for this session.
If your child wishes to take part please ensure forms are completed and returned asap in order for places to be allocated.
You will be notified if your child is successful in securing a place.
If you did not receive a copy please click here
All P5 pupils participated in the Active 8 Williamwood Cluster Tennis Festival at Clarkston Tennis Club on Wednesday 8th June. The children were divided into groups with peers from Carolside and Netherlee Primary schools and rotated around 13 different activity ‘stations’. The weather was fantastic and all pupils gave very positive feedback about the day. Our thanks go to Active Schools staff and the Sports Leaders from the high school for organising a great event.
All school pupils will attend sports day at Williamwood High School running track.
Parents/carers, Grandparents all welcome – games start at 1.00pm.
Nursery – AM Children – 10.45 in the field at the rear of the school.
Nursery – PM Children – 2.45 in the field at the rear of the school.
Again all welcome to join them.
We are delighted to inform you that Busby Primary School has been awarded a sportscotland Gold School Sport Award for 2015-2017.
The Gold School Sport Award is recognition of our school’s achievements in putting quality physical education and school sport at the heart of a school’s planning, practice and ethos.
The Gold Award also highlights that the school has shown excellent practice across the core areas of the Award and demonstrated an on-going commitment to increase young people’s opportunities and engagement in quality physical education, school sport and leadership and provide clear pathways to life-long participation in sport.
Well done to the badminton team. They came 2nd at last night’s cluster tournament.
Click here to see the latest information on swimming classes in East Renfrewshire.
Kimberley Renicks, Judo gold medalist at the Commonwealth Games, came to visit the school today. She told us all about winning the medal and about the importance of respecting your opponents. She started Judo when she was four years old. As well as answering questions, she also demonstrated some throws and holds with her assistant, Neil. What an inspiration!
The brochure for the East Renfrewshire summer activity programme, ‘Your Summer Adventure Starts Here’ can be found by clicking on the following link: www.bit.ly/SummerHolidayActs2014
Bookings are being taken from Wednesday 28th May.
National senior players Ali Howie and Maisie Morris visited the School this morning to chat to the children about everything hockey in the lead up to Glasgow 2014. As it was National Commonwealth Day, the children were supporting Sport Your Trainer’s Day scheme and have been doing lots of activities ahead of Glasgow 2014.
Click here for more information about the visit and Scottish Hockey
Their visit features in the Extra this week (17.3.14). Click here to see the report.
Please click here to access the ERC sports programme for April to June.
The Outdoor classroom has now been fixed into the playground. A huge thank you to all the parents that supported the school by completing the grant application. At the beginning of March, we are hoping to have the flooring and benches added. All the children and many parents are enjoying the addition to the playground.