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

Kippen Tennis Club

Kippen Tennis Club Coaching 2017          Saturday 9th September ——> Saturday 11th November     10 week Block of teaching Pre-Paid £55 9am—10am age 4-7 complete beginners. Pre-Paid £55  10am—11am age 7-10 complete beginners. Pre-Paid £55 11am—12pm age 7-9 and age 5-10 intermediate Pre-Paid £55  12pm—1pm Under 12 /14/16 players who can rally Pre-Paid £55  1pm —2.30pm Under 12 /14/16 team/competitive players £70 2.30pm—4pm Adults and team players £70 Friday… Continue Reading

Sal’s Shoes

  Just a reminder that Kippen Primary School are supporting the Sal’s Shoes charity. If you would like to donate your child’s school shoes please send them in tomorrow (Thursday 28th June). The children will leave them on their desk and Mrs McEwen will collect them at the end of the day. Thank you! Continue Reading

Go Yellow!

  A reminder that Friday 2nd June is ‘Go Yellow Day’ for Strathcarron Hospice. The pupils are invited to wear something yellow to school and bring a £1 donation for the charity. Thank you! Continue Reading

P3 Rainforest Topic

    Primary 3 enjoyed the beautiful weather today and listened to Mrs Mier read ‘The Great Kapok Tree’ by Lynne Cherry. The children enjoyed a lively discussion about who and what lives in the Rainforests and why it is important to protect them. Later, they enjoyed a reading comprehension board game about the book.… Continue Reading

Swimming Lessons

  Every Thursday and Friday, Primary 5 and 6 are going to Balfron High School for swimming. They are attending lessons every week until June 29th.   This a quote from one of the swimmers… “So far I have enjoyed swimming at Balfron high school. I was not confident about going in the deep end, but… Continue Reading