Primary

Aims

We aim to create an inclusive, nurturing and stimulating learning environment for all. We do this in the following ways:

  • By implementing Curriculum for Excellence and the values it encompasses
  • By providing the opportunity for children to learn in Gaelic and English
  • By enabling each child to develop to their full potential, being sensitive to individual needs and abilities
  • By working together to create a positive and supportive environment.

Staff

Mrs Judith MacIntosh        P1-3 English Teacher
Mrs Ishbel Campbell         P1 -7 Gaelic Teacher (part time)
Mrs Julie MacLennan        P4-7  English Teacher (Acting Principal Teacher, Primary/ELCC)
Mrs Julie MacKinnon        P4-7 English Teacher (part time)
Miss Eilidh Campbell         P1-3 Gaelic Teacher   
Miss Ruth Budge               P4-7 Gaelic Teacher

Support Staff

Mrs Sheila MacKinnon
Mrs Anne MacKinnon
Mrs Janie MacPhail

Ms Catriona Barbour
Ms Frances Khetrat

Visiting Staff

Mrs Elspeth MacKinnon      Speech and Language Therapist
Alison Colthart        School Nurse

 

Our school has two bright open plan classrooms for Gaelic Medium Education and two large classrooms for English Medium Education. Our shared open area houses an extensive library and resources. 

Our pupils have access to the shared High School Gym hall, music room, science room, computing suite and art room. 

The playground is extensive containing a range of equipment, including recycled bottles wind breaker, vegetable garden and buddy bench. Pupils also have access to the all-weather sports pitch and a grass playing field, which is surrounded by farmland. A short walk from our school is The Green beach and Loch Bhasapol. 

We have visiting accordion, piping, fiddle, flute, drumming and guitar instrumental instructors. 

 
The Curriculum

Our implementation of Curriculum for Excellence enables our pupils to develop into Successful Learners, Effective Contributors, Confident Individuals and Responsible Citizens.