We use cookies for monitoring visitor numbers only and we do not store any personal details. Learn more...

Craigclowan Preparatory School Logo

News

Perthshire Mini Rugby Festival

(08.05.16) Craigclowan was delighted to be sponsoring the Perthshire Rugby Club Mini Rugby Festival, which took place at the North Inch, for the third successive year.  As ever, the Club had done an amazing job with the organisation of this popular event and it was good to see so many Craigclowan - Read more...

Match Report: U11 B Boys Cricket v. Ardvreck

(11.05.16) The Under 11B Boys Cricket Team played their first cricket match of season and recorded a victory against Ardvreck, in what was a very entertaining game in glorious sunny conditions. Some excellent batting from Teo T and Ethan W was the foundation for our total but they were well - Read more...

French Weekend 2016

Once again, French weekend at The Cairnies was a resounding success for a small and select group of Form 8 pupils. The pupils spent the best part of Friday and Saturday practising their speaking and listening skills, guided by M. Borderie, Mrs Dibnah and Mme Thompson. They also made the most of - Read more...

Form 6 Camp - Dounan's Camp, Aberfoyle

On Friday (06.05.15), Form 6 set off on their annual camp to Dounan’s Camp, an activity centre in Aberfoyle. We began with a walk to Bracklinn Falls in Callander. This is a beautiful circular walk through  a forest and into the hills.  We arrived at the activity centre about 3pm, where the - Read more...

Match Report: Under 11 Girls Tennis v. Ardvreck

(03.05.16) Congratulations to the under 11 girls who played in the tennis match against Ardvreck on Tuesday. For most of them, it was their first ever proper match so they were a little bit nervous! All the girls did brilliantly and Craigclowan won by 11 matches to 1, 43 games to 15! This was a - Read more...

Match Report: U13 Girls Kilgraston Rounders Tournament

(04.05.16) We were drawn up against a tough pool with Kilgraston, Fettes, Loretto and St Marys. Sadly we lost our first 2 games, then finished on a draw with Loretto and a win against St Marys. The nerves always get the better of our girls sometimes, which is a great shame, as they are all good - Read more...

Match Report: WOSPS Rounders Trials

(03.05.16) The Craigclowan girls did themselves proud at the West of Scotland Prep Schools (WOSPS) rounders trials on Tuesday. There were thirty girls in total from Kilgraston, Ardreck and Craigclowan.  Nine Craigclowan girls were selected, which I was very pleased with. The girls selected were - Read more...

Mountain Bike Club Wk 2: Riding the Plank

This week, we were working on our balance and being able to ride precisely on a choosen line.  We did this by practising trackstands, having "slow bike races" (where the aim is to be the last to finish without putting a foot on the ground), and by riding the length of some - Read more...

Hopscotch Theatre

(02.05.15)The whole school spent an enjoyable Monday morning learning about internet safety. The title of the production was ‘Cyberbuddy’ and kept the children thoroughly entertained. They were taught the SMART targets to keep them safe on line and hopefully they will take these on - Read more...

Edinburgh Festival Fringe Competition Winner

Form 6’s Tessa H has been named the Perth and Kinross regional winner of the 2016 Edinburgh Festival Fringe Schools Poster Competition. Tessa’s winning poster will be displayed as part of a special free exhibition, open to the public, at Dynamic Earth in Edinburgh from 24 May to 29 August - Read more...

Mock Elections

As it is the week of the Scottish Parliamentary Election, Form 7G modelled the democratic processes involved, for their Form 5 electorate, by forming their own political parties. They devised their own school manifestos based on central values and delivering their key policies in ‘party - Read more...

Match Report: Under 11 Girls Rounders against Ardvreck

(04.05.16) A great start to the rounders season!  The girls started batting strongly, building up a solid score of five rounders. We went into field with spirits high and warm hands.  This contributed to the girls fielding with composure and accuracy, making it difficult for Ardvreck to build up - Read more...

David Campese Coaches Craigclowan

Internationally known and respected Australian rugby player, David Campese, led a rugby coaching session for Craigclowan’s senior boys on Saturday 30 April.  ‘Campo’ was capped by the Wallabies 101 times and was voted player of the tournament when they won the 1991 Rugby World Cup.  The - Read more...

Match Report: U11 Cricket against Cargilfield

(27.04.16) Our under 11 boys played their first cricket match of the term against Cargilfield on Wednesday.  Although we lost, there were lots of positives, including an exciting debut by Ferdy with a good spell with the ball and an excellent catch, some very encouraging batting especially from - Read more...

L.A.M.D.A. Success

Today (22.04.16) we were pleased to receive the news from the London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art (L.A.M.D.A.) that all of our pupils who took the recent exams had done extremely well. We congratulate them all on their success. Well - Read more...

Form 1 Cycling Skills Afternoon

We, in Form 1, were buzzing with excitement on Wednesday as we wheeled our bikes into the school playground, eagerly awaiting our afternoon on two wheels.Mrs Cashman was very excited too as she led us cyclists out to the tennis courts to see what we could do! A great afternoon was had by all, and - Read more...


Featured Items

© Broxden Limited 2015 | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Web Design by Broxden