School staff


Head Teacher – Mrs Emma Picken

Mrs Picken has overall responsibility for providing leadership and management which enables our school to give every pupil a high quality education, whilst promoting the highest possible standards of achievement.

  • Pastoral responsibility for P1-3
  • Nursery Transition Coordinator

Depute Head Teacher –  Mr Greg McGowan

  • Secondary transition Coordinator
  • Literacy Coordinator
  • Pastoral responsibility for P4-P7
  • Additional Support Needs Coordinator
  • PRPB Coordinator

Principal Teacher – Mrs E Jones

  • Visible Learning Impact Coach
  • Employability skills
  • Parental engagement (Second Level)
  • Pupil Voice

Principal Teacher – Mrs L Cowan

  • Maths Coordinator
  • ICT Coordinator
  • Parental engagement (First Level)
  • Pupil Voice

Principal Teacher – Miss C McCluskey

  • Health and Wellbeing Coordinator
    • Mental Wellbeing

Principal Teacher – Mrs L Moore

  • Raising attainment in literacy, numeracy and HWB (Early Level focus)
  • Parental engagement (Early Level)
  • Phonics Coordinator



P1-3 Stages

  • P1a    Miss Morris
  • P1b    Mrs Moore  (Principal Teacher)
  • P2/1   Miss Anderson
  • P2a    Miss McCluskey (Principal Teacher)/Mrs Lamb
  • P2b    Miss Hoey
  • P3a    Mrs McWhirr
  • P3b    Mrs Srivastava

P4-7 Stages

  • P4/3   Miss Mortimer
  • P4      Mrs Cowan (Principal Teacher)/Mrs Allen
  • P5/4   Miss Lafferty
  • P5      Miss Mackenzie
  • P6/5   Mrs Mackenzie
  • P6      Miss Dougall
  • P7a    Mrs Noble
  • P7b    Mrs Jones  (Principal Teacher)

Attainment Challenge Teacher:  Mrs K Gillespie


  • Miss S McAuslan
  • Miss M Hutcheson
  • Mr Osborne

Support for Learning

  • Miss Lindsay

Health and Wellbeing Coach

  • Mr McCluskey


Classroom Assistants

  • Mrs  McGillivray
  • Mrs  Hutchison
  • Mrs  McKenzie
  • Mrs  McKechnie
  • Mrs Stewart
  • Miss Mitchell

ASN Auxilliaries                                  

  • Mrs A Crighton
  • Miss Stetz
  • Mrs Sorrie
  • Mrs Forbes
  • Mrs E Nelis
  • Mrs F Ross

Clerical Assistants                           

  • Mrs Deering (Snr Clerical Assistant)
  • Mrs Craig
  • Mrs Taylor

School Chaplains        

  • Rev Karen E. Harbison
  • Rev Owen Derrick

Visiting Specialist

  • Miss  Currie – Violin
  • Mr  Gillies – Woodwind
  • Mr  Tait – Brass
  • Miss  Preston – Cello
  • Mrs Beck – Voice


  • Miss  Keill


  • Mr  Essler

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