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

Craigclowan Preparatory School Logo

News

Form 8 Fair Trade Snack Attack Dragon's Den

Form Eight had their annual Fair Trade "Snack Attack" competition on 23rd March The purpose of this competition is to design a brand new fair trade snack, then, to plan the marketing and advertising of this snack and finally present it to the fearsome dragons, Mr Gilmour, Mrs Bergin, Mr A Reynolds - Read more...

Forest School Spring 2017

Form 3 and 4 have enjoyed some (slightly) warmer weather for Forest School recently and have been spotting lots of signs of Spring in and around the woods. Form 3 finished off the term by making their own nests in which chocolate eggs appeared, whilst Form 4 have learnt to use the loppers to cut - Read more...

Perform in Perth

Craigclowan pupils had great success at Perform in Perth again this year. Altogether, 48 children performed in 80 individual events in speech and music classes and 42 choristers performed in the Concert Choir.  Sadly, a rule change in the size of choirs this year prevented us from entering the - Read more...

Match Report: Under 9 Boys Hockey Craigclowan v Cargilfield

(15.03.17) On Wednesday both U9 teams headed to Cargilfield to play their second match of the week, here is a brief summary of how they got on. The A Team moved the ball well as a group, and were really playing well as a team as the match neared its conclusion. They always ran purposefully and - Read more...

Form 6-8 Golden Time

(21.03.17) What a wonderful day our Senior School pupils had yesterday at their various “Golden Time” activities. Our bakers made pizza and Easter chocolate cup- cakes whilst a team of climbers flexed their arm muscles on the climbing wall at Perth College. Further afield, a larger group - Read more...

Form 6 & 7 Poetry Final 2017

(22.03.17) This morning saw eight finalists from Form 6 and eight from Form 7 giving poised and confident recitals of their chosen poems. The whole school were treated to a wide variety of poets, from Roald Dahl to Rudyard Kipling. Mrs Prince hard the unenviable task of selecting an overall winner - Read more...

Form 5 Easter Fairtrade Bake Sale

(21.03.17) The Form 5 classrooms were full of colourful creations for the much enjoyed Form 5-8 Easter Fairtrade Bake Sale.  Split into the four houses there was fierce competition for house winners and the overall winners.  For the 3 judges, Mrs Roulin, Mrs Page and Paul from the kitchen, it - Read more...

Form 3 Japanese Gardens

(21.03.17) As their part of their Japanese Topic, Form 3 had to research Japanese Gardens for homework over the past one and a half weeks and create one of their own. Mr Gilmour came in on Thursday to judge a winner and runner up from each - Read more...

Form 2 Get Fizzy!

(20.03.17) The Form Two classroom was transformed into a science lab on Monday where there were busy scientists mixing different liquids and solids together. The “Generation Science” team made it all very exciting and the children enjoyed predicting what would happen and observing the - Read more...

Form 3 Trip to Dundee Science Centre

(18.03.17) Today Form 3 enjoyed a trip to Dundee Science Centre and took part in some exciting scientific experiments.  After, they had a walk up Dundee Law - Read more...

Peers In Schools Visit From The Earl Of Kinnoull

  (17-03-17) We were delighted to host a talk from a member of the House of Lords to encourage our pupils to become more engaged with the political and parliamentary process.  The Earl of Kinnoull met with over 70 pupils in Forms 6 - 8 to talk about the work and role of the House of Lords. This - Read more...

Form 5 Share the Learning with Form 1

(16.03.17) Form 1 were very lucky to have some Form 5’s come and share their ‘Space Stories’ with them. We enjoyed hearing about the adventures of penguins, dinosaurs and bored aliens! Form 5 then shared some useful writing tips for our budding authors in Form 1. Thank you Form - Read more...

Form 1 Senses Walk

(16.03.17) This morning Form 1 had a brilliant trip to the North Inch for their ‘Senses’ walk. We smelled stunning flowers that smelt like honey. We touched a rough and wrinkly tree. We heard whipping wind. We saw fluffy dogs, a smooth golf course, and a wavy, whirling river. Our favourite bits - Read more...

SSSA Ski Race

(15.03.17) Due to the cancellation of the SSSA Alpine Series Races because of the abysmal lack of snow we have had this season, the SSSA organised an indoor championship which was held on Wednesday and Thursday 15th  and 16th  March at The Glasgow Ski Centre at Braehead.  Our Craigclowan ski - Read more...

Spring Forward Inter-House Cross Country Challenge

 (14.03.17) With Spring unmistakably in the air and Form 8 exams being over for the Term, there was no better time to have our end of season Inter-House Challenge. After much recent racing, some legs were tired but the competitive spirit and the eagerness to defend House colours was never - Read more...

Match Report: Under 13B Girls Netball Craigclowan v Kilgraston

  (15.03.17) The Under 13B girls netball team played Kilgraston today at Kilgraston.  In the first quarter, Kilgrastron pulled ahead, but once settled the girls fought back to bring it back to 4 all.  They started passing well and there was some brilliant play.  Unfortunately the other team - Read more...


Featured Items

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