Category Archives: General

2019-20 Diary Dates

BREAK DATES OF ATTENDANCE     13 & 14 August 2019 Teachers’ In-service Days Open 15 August 2019 Pupils Return October Close 4 October 2019 Open 21 October 2019   Close 22 November 2019   25 and 26 November 2019 … Continue reading

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P7 Engineering Workshop

On Thursday the P7’s from both Lochdonhead and Ulva PS were invited to Tobermory High School for an Engineering Workshop. A representative from the Sea Cadets spoke to the children about the prospects of focussing on Engineering for a career. … Continue reading

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Welcome Back!

Hello to all our new Parents and Pupils and a big welcome back to everybody else. We are back in full swing and everybody has settled in wonderfully. Just as a reminder for any parents looking to buy uniform, we … Continue reading

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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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