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Celebration of Achievement and Community Cafe

Well we could not have had a better day if we had tried!! On Wednesday 26th June, Lochdonhead Primary School celebrated the achievement of all our pupils throughout the year. It is with best wishes that we say goodbye to … Continue reading

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Sports Day

Last week all children from Mull’s Primary Schools attended Sports Day at Garmony. Despite the unpredictable weather, everybody soldiered on with great performances from all children! Lochdonhead did especially well, winning 2 bronze medals for u13 girls; one for Javelin … Continue reading

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Camas Trip

The 17th and 18th of June saw the bi-annual joint school overnight residential trip to Camas. The trip started with a minibus journey down to Camas where the children spent 2 days with Mrs Grierson and Mrs Nicholson taking part in … Continue reading

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Defibrillator Delivery

Last week we had the pleasure of welcoming Moray Finch from MICT in to the school to install a defibrillator. The defibrillator is now available for public access in case of emergency and is located at the front entrance of the school. Moray … Continue reading

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Samba

Over the last 5 weeks, the children have enjoyed Samba lessons with Laura and Kirsten. Last Thursday was our last session and it was extra special! Due to our joint school day with Ulva, both schools collaborated and spent the … Continue reading

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School Trip to Staffa

What a day on Friday!! Staff, pupils and parents from both Lochdonhead Primary School and Ulva Primary School enjoyed an afteroon out to Staffa. Turus Mara picked us all up from Ulva Ferry and sailed us across to Staffa. We were … Continue reading

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Wild Explorers!

Recently, we had a visit from two Masters students from Edinburgh Napier University who are studying Wildlife Biology and Conservation. Molly and Neil came into school to talk to the children about wildlife camera traps, plant identifications and terrestrial and marine … Continue reading

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Bugs!

Last week, we headed out into the wild corner of the playground to hunt out some bugs. Previously, the children had created a bug house to try and encourage more creatures to live, as well as a hedgehog house. We … Continue reading

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Samba

Today we welcomed Laura into school for our first session of Samba Drumming! As an introductory lesson, we learnt about rhythm and how to keep it going, what the drum was called, the origins of Samba and a song about … Continue reading

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Mothers Day Lunch

This week we had the opportunity to invite all of our lovely mums to enjoy lunch with us.   Miss Helen cooked a wonderful Roast Dinner for us all and it was a great chance for all our mums to … Continue reading

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