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Parent/pupil workshops on maths, starting at 10am (approx 45 mins) these will be great! Tomorrow focuses on early number development. Sessions will be recorded and posted on their website later to ac

Parent/pupil workshops on maths, starting at 10am (approx 45 mins) these will be great! To...
Published on: 05-06-2020
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👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 https://t.co/fJ3gW6iEOf

👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 https://t.co/fJ3gW6iEOf...
Published on: 04-06-2020
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Some fabulous outdoor music making for 30 Days Wild today! Lots of playing and experimenting with sound on different surfaces! 🎵🎶🎵 #30dayswild #fun #outdoormusic #outdoorlearning #musicmaking #healtha

Some fabulous outdoor music making for 30 Days Wild today! Lots of playing and experimenti...
Published on: 04-06-2020
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Lots of you getting involved in the traybake challenge that @perthacademy have set! All traybakes look so good! Can’t wait to see more 😃 #TrayBakeChallenge #PerthAcademy #MovingOnUp https://t.co/mM9hV

Lots of you getting involved in the traybake challenge that @perthacademy have set! All tr...
Published on: 04-06-2020
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Below is a great resource from @SchoolsNlc (in response to a thread from Suzanne Zeedyk about the negative connection some young children have with singing the Happy Birthday song to washing away germ

Below is a great resource from @SchoolsNlc (in response to a thread from Suzanne Zeedyk ab...
Published on: 04-06-2020
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👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 thank you to our Parent Council and their tireless support at Goodlyburn Primary - #teamwork #community ‘It takes a village to raise a child.’ https://t.co/a8Tix5elRb

👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 thank you to our Parent Council and their tireless support at Goodlyburn Pri...
Published on: 03-06-2020
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What a wonderful Wilderness Wednesday! Lots of observing, collecting, creating, problem solving, testing, using imagination, having fun & embracing outdoor learning! Even our number bonds featured

What a wonderful Wilderness Wednesday! Lots of observing, collecting, creating, problem so...
Published on: 03-06-2020
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💕 https://t.co/hfJiotovcn...
Published on: 03-06-2020
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Last week P5/6 were already preparing for 30 Days Wild by reusing items to make a bird feeder. What a fabulous addition to their local environment! Their visitors were pleased too.🐦 @EcoSchoolsScot @R

Last week P5/6 were already preparing for 30 Days Wild by reusing items to make a bird fee...
Published on: 02-06-2020
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Our pupils have shown some fabulous nature work for 30 Days Wild today. Making stick puppets, nature faces, raft building, playing pick up sticks & investigating floating & sinking...super cre

Our pupils have shown some fabulous nature work for 30 Days Wild today. Making stick puppe...
Published on: 02-06-2020
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Today was our first day of 30 Days Wild & what a super start it's been! Pupils have made wonderful nature crowns with a beautiful range of natural decoration; played pooh sticks; & experimente

Today was our first day of 30 Days Wild & what a super start it's been! Pupils have ma...
Published on: 01-06-2020
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For anyone who would like to speak to PKC Education Psychology Service - details below. https://t.co/B5xPqnCCNk

For anyone who would like to speak to PKC Education Psychology Service - details below. ht...
Published on: 01-06-2020
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Accelerated Reader weekly update - an amazing 64 quizzes taken this week, targets achieved by Phoebe (P4), Aaron (P5/6), Miky (P5G) and extended target Eli (P6G). Well done to everyone - keep reading.

Accelerated Reader weekly update - an amazing 64 quizzes taken this week, targets achieved...
Published on: 31-05-2020
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COVID-19 Letter from the Executive Director

Please find attached a parental communication...
Published on: 29-05-2020
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A lovely clear social story to explain Phase 1 to children. https://t.co/AwftXQ7APK

A lovely clear social story to explain Phase 1 to children. https://t.co/AwftXQ7APK...
Published on: 29-05-2020
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These free sessions will be really good fun! Starting Monday 1st June at 11am & running each weekday for 4 weeks. There are sessions for older children available via their website & social me

These free sessions will be really good fun! Starting Monday 1st June at 11am & runnin...
Published on: 29-05-2020
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P4-7G - ealain cruthachail - #101waystoplay outdoors - Idea 10 - create a nature collage. @PlayScotland @PKC_Gaelic #outdoorlearning https://t.co/cF2rPgEW4i

P4-7G - ealain cruthachail - #101waystoplay outdoors - Idea 10 - create a nature collage. ...
Published on: 28-05-2020
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P4-7G - Hi5an deiseil airson sgrùdadh - 26 uairean, eagrachadh cèilidh le òrain #Gàidhlig, dannsadh agus beicearachd. Hi5s ready for verification, 26 hours, organising a ceilidh with singing, dancing

P4-7G - Hi5an deiseil airson sgrùdadh - 26 uairean, eagrachadh cèilidh le òrain #Gàidhlig,...
Published on: 28-05-2020
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Next week, lots of people across the country are taking part in 30 Days Wild, a month long nature challenge. Can you do something wild everyday? It can be anything from spotting wildlife out your wind

Next week, lots of people across the country are taking part in 30 Days Wild, a month long...
Published on: 28-05-2020
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Is your little one starting P1? If they were born 1 Mar 2015 - 29 Feb 2016 and you get certain benefits or tax credits, you could get £250 to help with the costs of starting school. Find out more and

Is your little one starting P1? If they were born 1 Mar 2015 - 29 Feb 2016 and you get cer...
Published on: 28-05-2020
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Kaylie (P4) has turned her class reading challenge into a personal challenge and fund raiser. She has exceeded class and AR targets reading 100 books already and raising £150 for @EdinburghZoo and @Hi

Kaylie (P4) has turned her class reading challenge into a personal challenge and fund rais...
Published on: 26-05-2020
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One of our Goodlyburn Families has started a ‘lockdown caterpillar’ outside of our school. Meet Chloe, please add your own painted stone to help Chloe grow 🌈🐛👍🏻 https://t.co/5Og98us9sH

One of our Goodlyburn Families has started a ‘lockdown caterpillar’ outside of our school....
Published on: 26-05-2020
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Thank you, some brilliant ideas here (for adults too - not sure I’ll manage press ups every time I get a text 🥴 but... a couple of wee star jumps 🤔) Also a trip down memory lane with some games we use

Thank you, some brilliant ideas here (for adults too - not sure I’ll manage press ups ever...
Published on: 26-05-2020
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Our Goodlyburners definitely rose to the challenge of reading in an unusual place or in an unusual way! Bit shout out to Miss Baldwin’s editing skills again 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻🌈🥰 https://t.co/SfW6QA9F20

Our Goodlyburners definitely rose to the challenge of reading in an unusual place or in an...
Published on: 25-05-2020
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P4-G - ealain pop 'sa Ghàidhlig - smaoinich sinn air na faclan as fheàrr leinn agus chleachd sinn stoidhle ealain pop. #Gaelic pop art - using our favourite #Gàidhlig words we have created the first G

P4-G - ealain pop 'sa Ghàidhlig - smaoinich sinn air na faclan as fheàrr leinn agus chleac...
Published on: 23-05-2020
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Weekly Accelerated Reader Round-up - 62 quizzes taken this week. Well done to all of our readers and special mention to Kaylie and Finlay (both P4) for reaching their extended targets - again! All pup

Weekly Accelerated Reader Round-up - 62 quizzes taken this week. Well done to all of our r...
Published on: 23-05-2020
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🥰 https://t.co/B77LsGkDnI

🥰 https://t.co/B77LsGkDnI...
Published on: 22-05-2020
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Some information on Frequently Asked Questions on schools re-opening from Scot Gov https://t.co/U0X8RNvggt

Some information on Frequently Asked Questions on schools re-opening from Scot Gov https:/...
Published on: 22-05-2020
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All feelings are ok and normal. How to spot the hard feelings when they pop up and how to deal with them. Feelings can be ‘catching’ you can pick up on other people’s feelings, good and hard feelings

All feelings are ok and normal. How to spot the hard feelings when they pop up and how to ...
Published on: 21-05-2020
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Thank you ☺️🌈 https://t.co/umm7ixrUHy

Thank you ☺️🌈 https://t.co/umm7ixrUHy...
Published on: 20-05-2020
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This is an amazing free offer! Calling all parents - seriously, this is really good - the Solihull approach, modules, quizzes etc. 👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻 https://t.co/CnNFH9YTOt

This is an amazing free offer! Calling all parents - seriously, this is really good - the ...
Published on: 20-05-2020
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I absolutely love this ... so easy to do at home and ticks so many boxes: fun ✅ concentration ✅ connection ✅ maths skills- pattern ✅ co-ordination ✅ sequencing ✅ and... did I mention fun? 😁 https://t.

I absolutely love this ... so easy to do at home and ticks so many boxes: fun ✅ concentrat...
Published on: 19-05-2020
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Help is always there - reach out if needed. https://t.co/d8s7Ck3yYw

Help is always there - reach out if needed. https://t.co/d8s7Ck3yYw...
Published on: 19-05-2020
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Sometimes we grown ups need the words to start the conversation too. Great resource. https://t.co/ocGOqGKD9y

Sometimes we grown ups need the words to start the conversation too. Great resource. https...
Published on: 18-05-2020
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Great ideas for all of us 💕 https://t.co/dm2oMR23dX

Great ideas for all of us 💕 https://t.co/dm2oMR23dX...
Published on: 18-05-2020
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Do you have someone in your home who loves Lego? Free Lego magazines https://t.co/n2kK2JZLWW

Do you have someone in your home who loves Lego? Free Lego magazines https://t.co/n2...
Published on: 18-05-2020
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Fancy making some Moon Sand? Idea shared by Nursery staff 😀 https://t.co/Dx0nXQ43P0

Fancy making some Moon Sand? Idea shared by Nursery staff 😀 https://t.co/Dx0nXQ43P0...
Published on: 18-05-2020
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This week is Mental Health Awareness week and the theme is Kindness - being kind to others, and yourself! 😊🌈 https://t.co/TdmMPrrJIe

This week is Mental Health Awareness week and the theme is Kindness - being kind to others...
Published on: 18-05-2020
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Goodlyburn Nursery staff having fun and creating lava lamp style sensory bags. https://t.co/EZbKZ86DJ2

Goodlyburn Nursery staff having fun and creating lava lamp style sensory bags. https://t.c...
Published on: 17-05-2020
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Accelerated Reader Round-up - 53 quizzes taken. Well done to Miky (P5G) and Robbie (P5/6) for reaching their termly targets and Elizabeth (P4G), Eli (P6G) and Kaylie (P4) for reaching their extended t

Accelerated Reader Round-up - 53 quizzes taken. Well done to Miky (P5G) and Robbie (P5/6) ...
Published on: 16-05-2020
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Goodlyburn’s response to an indoor play idea (no 51 😁) @PlayScotland A huge well done to our children (and our editor Miss Baldwin)- this is just lovely @ScottishSPCA https://t.co/Qsu7QeKK6p

Goodlyburn’s response to an indoor play idea (no 51 😁) @PlayScotland A huge well done to ...
Published on: 16-05-2020
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Audiobooks and E-books are a great way to encourage children to continue reading: hearing the structure/vocabulary and sheer enjoyment of hearing a story 📚 You can still get online and audiobooks for

Audiobooks and E-books are a great way to encourage children to continue reading: hearing ...
Published on: 16-05-2020
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Dyslexia Scotland have produced 2 videos for parents supporting children with dyslexia at home just now. Part 1 what does dyslexia look like. Part 2 top tips to support at home. These strategies ar

Dyslexia Scotland have produced 2 videos for parents supporting children with dyslexia at ...
Published on: 16-05-2020
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Great work by Isla, Erin, Libby and Robbie on Digital Learning Week Challenge 3. What great ideas and inventions! #NDLW20 https://t.co/i22ESzwR5S

Great work by Isla, Erin, Libby and Robbie on Digital Learning Week Challenge 3. What grea...
Published on: 15-05-2020
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All children received a home learning pack when schools closed in March with jotters, pencils etc. we have been delivering to families who didn’t manage to collect over last couple of weeks. We’ve co

All children received a home learning pack when schools closed in March with jotters, penc...
Published on: 15-05-2020
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Realising the Ambition - Episode 1 Podcast. You can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes - Edinburgh Early Years or follow on Soundcloud- 6 episodes about RtA so far! https://t.co/3akR1U5AcZ

Realising the Ambition - Episode 1 Podcast. You can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes - E...
Published on: 15-05-2020
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Live tour of Guardswell Farm in Perthshire today - join farmers Anna & Kirsten at 2pm - lamb cuteness overload guaranteed! 😀⁦@Guardswellfarm⁩ https://t.co/gLMXApYSWl

Live tour of Guardswell Farm in Perthshire today - join farmers Anna & Kirsten at 2pm ...
Published on: 15-05-2020
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This looks like lots of fun - suitable for all the family - what can you come up with! Thanks Mrs Beckett for sharing 👍🏻 https://t.co/8duLrVf9Ql

This looks like lots of fun - suitable for all the family - what can you come up with! Th...
Published on: 14-05-2020
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This is a fabulous resource to support families & teachers supporting anyone with Autism: social stories, talking mats, transition ideas and websites from the STARS Team in Leeds 📣✅- some really,

This is a fabulous resource to support families & teachers supporting anyone with Auti...
Published on: 13-05-2020
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Well done to Nicole, Dylan, Kennedy and Eilidh for their work on the Digital Learning Week Challenges #NDLW20 https://t.co/wSKgkpwPLZ

Well done to Nicole, Dylan, Kennedy and Eilidh for their work on the Digital Learning Week...
Published on: 13-05-2020
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Well done to Robbie, Libby, Antonia and Olivia from Mrs Bicocchi's class for these responses to the Digital Learning Week 'Name 3' Challenge 👍 https://t.co/Icguu8IxjT

Well done to Robbie, Libby, Antonia and Olivia from Mrs Bicocchi's class for these respons...
Published on: 13-05-2020
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Digital Learning Week Challenge 3, give it a go! #NDLW20 https://t.co/CIs0EUTxi7

Digital Learning Week Challenge 3, give it a go! #NDLW20 https://t.co/CIs0EUTxi7...
Published on: 13-05-2020
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National Numeracy Day - today is all about helping adults build confidence with numbers, sometimes those numeracy/maths muscles haven’t been used in a while and are being put to the test at this time

National Numeracy Day - today is all about helping adults build confidence with numbers, s...
Published on: 13-05-2020
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Great advice today, be kind to yourself. The voice inside your head can often be mean about you! - treat yourself like a friend. Catch the mean thoughts about yourself and change them - you can do tha

Great advice today, be kind to yourself. The voice inside your head can often be mean abou...
Published on: 13-05-2020
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This is excellent https://t.co/4Hbw3AhmsP

This is excellent https://t.co/4Hbw3AhmsP...
Published on: 12-05-2020
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#NDLW20 https://t.co/WMSBx6OIg3

#NDLW20 https://t.co/WMSBx6OIg3...
Published on: 12-05-2020
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https://t.co/OnLPCeVgYt

https://t.co/OnLPCeVgYt...
Published on: 12-05-2020
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https://t.co/ST2Giqs4k3

https://t.co/ST2Giqs4k3...
Published on: 12-05-2020
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It's Digital Learning Week this week (we know it's pretty much digital week all the time just now!) but there will be challenges set each day for the children to try. Keep an eye on Seesaw and Twitter

It's Digital Learning Week this week (we know it's pretty much digital week all the time j...
Published on: 12-05-2020
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https://t.co/M9wNCeDRPB

https://t.co/M9wNCeDRPB...
Published on: 12-05-2020
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Thanks Mrs Edgar, this is well worth a look, lots of ideas and activities here https://t.co/0LzvKEXZyy

Thanks Mrs Edgar, this is well worth a look, lots of ideas and activities here https://t.c...
Published on: 12-05-2020
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A message from HM Chief Inspector of Education and CEO of Education Scotland Gayle Gorman on the publication of new resources & activities to support learning at home. https://t.co/BvrrT0Ij6C with

A message from HM Chief Inspector of Education and CEO of Education Scotland Gayle Gorman ...
Published on: 11-05-2020
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Following Mrs Bicocchi’s rescue of the little 🐣 thanks @SSPCA -a lovely activity to do especially now we can have more outdoor exercise time. Draw a bird you see outside, from your window or one you’

Following Mrs Bicocchi’s rescue of the little 🐣 thanks @SSPCA -a lovely activity to do es...
Published on: 11-05-2020
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Accelerated Reader weekly update - 51 quizzes taken and two more termly targets reached - well done to Eli (P6G) and Aislin (P7) - many others well on their way to targets. Keep reading! @AccReader @R

Accelerated Reader weekly update - 51 quizzes taken and two more termly targets reached - ...
Published on: 09-05-2020
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And... relax. Happy Bank Holiday weekend to our Goodlyburn family: children, parents and staff. Time for some R&R, you’ve all worked so hard and have adjusted amazingly. Let’s hope the sun shine

And... relax. Happy Bank Holiday weekend to our Goodlyburn family: children, parents and ...
Published on: 07-05-2020
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One of our teachers found this little guy in her garden... RSPB to the rescue - advice on what to do if you find baby birds or injured birds. https://t.co/FUoFTNlbsY https://t.co/mkXIs4A6sJ

One of our teachers found this little guy in her garden... RSPB to the rescue - advice on ...
Published on: 07-05-2020
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Live broadcast via Facebook from Blair Drummond Safari Park at 12 noon today @blairdrummondsp this included s live Q&A session at the end. https://t.co/p8AC3oaoe3

Live broadcast via Facebook from Blair Drummond Safari Park at 12 noon today @blairdrummon...
Published on: 07-05-2020
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Thought our Goodlyburners might enjoy doing this. Please send us your pic if you do it 😁 https://t.co/5xZgwLOOwx

Thought our Goodlyburners might enjoy doing this. Please send us your pic if you do it 😁 ...
Published on: 06-05-2020
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Urgent - news

All PkKC schools will be closed ......
Published on: 22-03-2020
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Important update

To clear up any confusion ......
Published on: 22-03-2020
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Important Information

Please read the attached letter ......
Published on: 20-03-2020
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General information 20.3.2020

You will have received a few requests...
Published on: 20-03-2020
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Home Learning information

We have outlined ways below...
Published on: 20-03-2020
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Goodlyburn School closure

I am sure most of you will have heard...
Published on: 18-03-2020
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COVID-19 Update for Parents - 16 March 2020

On 4 March, we wrote to parents and carers for all pupils at our schools...
Published on: 17-03-2020
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COVID-19 Update for Parents - 16 March 2020

On 4 March, we wrote to parents and carers for all pupils at our schools...
Published on: 17-03-2020
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Fairtrade Fortnight Open Afternoon

Women’s empowerment: Fairtrade is supporting ......
Published on: 06-03-2020
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SEESAW Launch Wednesday 29 January

A Guide to Digital Pupil Profiles...
Published on: 28-01-2020
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Pot Luck Supper Letham St Marks

Community Services are running a...
Published on: 13-01-2020
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January 2020 Newsletter

Here is our new digital newsletter...
Published on: 08-01-2020
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Arrangements for Emergency / Early Closure of School

Winter has arrived, bringing icy morning and possibility of snow....
Published on: 08-01-2020
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Early Learning & Childcare (ELC) application process 2020-21

The applications process for early learning and childcare (ELC) places in Perth & Kinross ...
Published on: 06-12-2019
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Perth Acadmey Open Evening

The Perth Academy P6&7 Opening Evening wll take place on Thursday 21 November ......
Published on: 11-11-2019