School staff

We are excited to introduce all our class teachers for August 2023.

Please click on the link to meet your new class teacher.

Welcome from your new class teacher!

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 P1-4
Depute Head Teacher –  Mr Greg McGowan
  • Secondary transition Coordinator
  • Pastoral responsibility for P5-P7
  • Additional Support Needs Coordinator
  • PRPB Coordinator
Principal Teacher – Mrs Elizabeth Jones
  • Second Level lead
  • Literacy Coordinator
  • Visible Learning Impact Coach
  • Employability skills
Principal Teacher – Mrs Lynne Cowan
  • First Level lead
  • Maths Coordinator
  • ICT Coordinator
Principal Teacher – Mrs Lauren Moore
  • Early Level lead
  • Play in Primary 1 and Primary 2 lead
  • Nursery Transition Coordinator
  • Phonics Coordinator
Principle Teacher – Mrs Charlene Boyd (maternity leave)


The Principal Teachers have joint responsibility for:

  • Curriculum
  • Raising attainment
  • Parental engagement
  • Pupil Voice


  • P1a    Mrs Moore
  • P1b    Miss Hoey
  • P1c    Miss L. McCormick
  • P2a    Miss Lymburn
  • P2b    Miss Wylie
  • P2/3  Miss Dougall
  • P3a    Miss A. McCormick
  • P3b    Miss McLaren
  • P4a    Mrs Srivastava
  • P4b    Mrs Miller
  • P5a    Mrs McWhirr
  • P5b    Mrs Robertson
  • P6a    Miss Anderson
  • P6b    Mrs McLellan/Mrs Allen
  • P7a    Miss Morris
  • P7b    Mrs Noble


  • Mrs Lamb
  • Mrs Middlesworth
  • Miss Stephens
  • Mrs Cowan
  • Mrs Jones

Support for Learning/Recovery

  • Mr McPate
  • Mrs Cowan
  • Mrs Jones
  • Mrs Mackenzie


Pupil Support Assistants (PSAs)

    • Mrs  MacKechnie
    • Mrs Stewart
    • Mrs Crighton
    • Miss Stetz
    • Mrs Forbes
    • Mrs Ross
    • Mrs Wilson
    • Mrs McCracken
    • Mrs Gurton

Clerical Assistants                           

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

School Chaplains        

  • Rev Karen E. Harbison
  • Rev. Jonathan C. Fleming

Visiting Specialist

  • Miss  Grant – Violin
  • Mr  Gillies – Woodwind
  • Mr  Tait – Brass
  • Miss  Anderson – Cello
  • Mrs Beck – Voice

Catering Manager

  • Jacqui McMaster


  • Mr  Archie Essler

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