Holy Cross Primary

Newsletter

The Autumn / Winter 2017 newsletter has been added to the newsletter section of our website.

Newsletter

The August 2017 newsletter has been added to the newsletter section of our website.

Welcome Back!

We hope you have enjoyed your Summer break and are looking forward to starting the new academic year at Holy Cross! Below you will find the arrangements for P1-7 for tomorrow (Thursday 17th of August).

Primary 1

Primary 1 children will begin tomorrow at 9.30am. Primary 1 pupils should line up in the infant playground. A member of staff will be in the yard to direct the children. Please feel free to drop into the cafeteria for either tea or coffee after dropping your child off.

Parents collecting Primary 1 pupils should meet in the infant yard at 2.30pm.

Primary 2-3

Primary 2-3 pupils will begin at 9am and should line up in the infant playground as normal. The children should also be collected from the infant playground at the 3pm bell.

Primary 4-7

Children returning to P4-7 will begin at 9am and should line up in the main playground. They will be greeted by their teacher at 9am in the main playground.

We look forward to seeing you all tomorrow to begin a new and exciting year at Holy Cross!


June Newsletter

The June newsletter has now been added to the school information section of the website.

First Holy Communion

Congratulations to all of our primary four children you received the sacrament of Holy Communion for the first time over of the last three weeks. We are so proud of you all! A big thank you to Miss Kernan, Mrs Pattoni and Mrs Shaw for preparing the children so well and to everyone else who was involved in making the three communion days a success!

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Glasgow Rocks Pro Basketball

P6-7 children were lucky enough to have a visit from Glasgow Rocks Pro Basketball. They had great fun taking part in the training session and picked up some new skills and tips to improve their performance.

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Outdoor Classroom Day

On Thursday the 18th of May we took our learning outside to take part in ‘Outdoor Classroom Day’. Lessons ranged from making stick pictures to creating dens! We had so much and used so many skills such as team work and problem solving! We can’t wait to take part in more outdoor learning!

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HMIe publication of report

The inspection findings for our recent inspection in March can be accessed and viewed on the Education Scotland website. A link to the report findings can be found by selecting the relevant tab from the menu along the top of the school website.

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School will be closed to pupils on Thursday, 4th May for Scottish Election.

It has been confirmed that the school will be closed for the General Election on the 8th of June.

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Spring/Summer Newsletter

This has been added to our newsletter section. Click ‘School information tab and the click ‘Newsletters’ to view. Thank you 🙂

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Google Expeditions 

Today we received a visit from Google Expeditions! Each class had the chance to go on a virtual trip that linked to the learning in their classroom! We even had some time for some extra exotic trips too!  The children travelled to the far flung shores of Brazil and Mexico, scaled dangerous volcanic peaks, explored lunar landscapes and dived to the depths of the oceans.

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Living Egg Project

We are looking forward to taking part in the Living Egg Project over the next couple of weeks. Check out the Living Egg section for updates about our chicks!

 


SCIAF

This week we had a visit from SCIAF’s Mrs Grath! We learned all about this year’s ‘Wee Box’ campaign and the work that SCIAF is doing around the globe!

sciaf-visit

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