Our Learning Contexts This Term

If you’ve downloaded the free Kippen Primary App, you’ll have seen that every class has a brief message about their learning this term. The app only allows short messages, so you can find out more information below:     P1/2 Primary 1/2 have enjoyed our ‘Jolly Postman’ topic and have been learning about the journey of… Continue Reading

RSNO Concert for P3, P4 and P5

P3, P4 and P5 will join the RSNO in Glasgow on 14th November for an adventure into a new world to discover the stories of some of our favourite heroes and villains. From Mozart’s opera to Star Wars, classes will experience Scotland’s National Orchestra with music they’ll love and recognise. With interactive elements throughout, RSNO Primary Schools concerts aim… Continue Reading

Shoe Box Appeal 2017

  The Pupil Council are taking part in the Blythswood Shoe Box Appeal 2017. Any donations would be greatly appreciated. Please could any donations be handed into school by Friday 27th October 2017.   The following link gives examples of things that can go in the shoe boxes. https://www.blythswood.org/shoe-box-appeal-2017-order-form   Many Thanks, Freya and Evie… Continue Reading

School Photos

    We hope everyone had a restful holiday. The children had a great start to the second term today.   A reminder that a professional photographer will be in school tomorrow to take photos of the children.  The children will have the opportunity to have photos taken as individuals and in sibling groups. These… Continue Reading

Posting Letters – Primary 1/2

  Primary 1/2 have been learning about different types of mail, letter writing, addresses, stamps and the postal service through our learning context ‘The Jolly Postman’. We decided to write a friendly letter to someone special and to post it to them. They children went to the local post office to post their letters in… Continue Reading

Lendrick Muir Residential 2017

  P6 and P7 pupils had a fantastic experience at the Lendrick Muir Residential on 12th-15th September at Rumbling Bridge.There was a lot of fun and laughter, many challenges overcome and a great sense of achievement by all. Groups worked well together – so well that all the eggs survived the Egg Drop. The food was… Continue Reading

Art Classes in Balfron

FAB Art classes are starting back on 16th September.   Two classes are offered on a Saturday morning in the McLintock Hall in Balfron – one for P1-P4 and one for P5 upwards.  The classes are run by an art tutor  (who has been PVG checked) supported by an assistant, and we offer children the opportunity to try a range… Continue Reading