Welcome to Pentland Primary School
Our vision at Pentland is:
'Pentland is a strong school community, striving to make learning real, fun and inspiring for all'
Our values at Pentland are:
‘Respect for Oneself, Others, Learning and Opportunity’
At Pentland we aim to create an ethos where every learner is:
* fully Engaged with their learning
* confidently Aspirational in their outlook
* honestly Reflective about their efforts, progress and achievements
* appropriately Supported in their endeavours, and Supportive of others.
Jacqueline Mackenzie, Headteacher.
Transition from Nursery into P1 (Aug 2020)
A letter from the Senior Education Manager - click here
Transition information (Nursery to P1 2020) - click here
Pentland Primary School Handbook 2019/20 - click here (Specific dates will be updated soon for session 2020/21)
School Uniform Information - click here
Information for Parents and Carers
Letter to Parents and Carers - Covid-19 (from Andy Gray) - click here
Guidance for Parents and Carers - Teaching, Learning & GIRFEC during school closures (Edinburgh Learns) - click here
Additional Support for Learning Information for Parents and Carers during school closures (ASL service) - click here
Update on advice available from Partners - click here
Advice for all Parents/Carers/Children with Care Experience (memo from Maximise!)- click here
What can you claim during the Coronavirus Outbreak? (advice from Maximise!) - click here
Free School Meals (FSM) - Frequently Asked Questions - click here
Free School Meals (FSM) - Provision during school closures - click here
Free School Meals (FSM) - Bank Details - click here
Useful Information from City of Edinburgh Psychological Services
Parent Guide - Supporting Children and Young People at Home during School Closures - click here
A Guide for Young People - Being at Home during School Closures - click here
Supporting each other at Home - One Page Summary - click here
Parental Guidance - Supporting Children and Young People with Loss, Change and Bereavement - Click here
One page Summary - Supporting Children with Loss and Bereavement - Click here
2019-2020 Community Clubs and Activities
Below is some information from several clubs and activities that will be running the local area in 2019-2020. Please note these are external to Pentland Primary School and any questions about these clubs should be directed to the organisers of said clubs:
Pentland Community Centre Fun Club : P1-P4 : Click the blue link for information. Activities include—games, arts and crafts, sports, cooking and trips out.
Pentland Community Centre Fun Club : P5-P7 : Click the blue link for information. Activities include—games, arts and crafts, sports, cooking and trips out.
Pentland Community Centre Reel Creative Hub : Click the blue link for information. Digital music making, photography and film making.
Watsonians Rugby - Click the blue link for information. 25% off for a limited time and kids entry is free.
Boroughmuir Bears Rugby - Click the blue link for information. Limited availabilty discounted tickets and kids go free.