Welcome to our new website

We hope you like our new website. It is very much a work in progress. Please feel free to have a look around. Our class pages can be found under “Sharing Our Learning”.

Run to Rio

A slight change in the weather this week, however that didn’t stop the pupils and staff of East Craigs!

Week 2 Total Distance covered: 729.5km

Running Total so far: 1253km


Run to Rio

East Craigs Primary are all set to “run to Rio!”. In order to mark the Olympic year we are aiming to run the distance from East Craigs to Rio as a whole school. The total distance to cover is 9555km which we aim to do by the Summer holidays.

Check back each week to see our progress! Week 1 and it already looks promising…..

Week 1. Total Distance covered: 523.5km


Hopscotch Cyber Bullying Performance

Hopscotch theatre company delivered a performance to P1-P7 all about Cyber Bullying. This covered the following experiences and outcomes:

I understand that there are people I can talk to and that there are a number of ways in which I can gain access to practical and emotional support to help me and others in a range of circumstances.
HWB 0-03a – HWB 2-03a

I am aware of how friendships are formed and that likes, dislikes, special qualities and needs can influence relationships.
HWB 0-44a – HWB 2-44b

I enjoy exploring and using technologies to communicate with others within and beyond my place of learning.
TCH 0-04a

 I am developing my knowledge and use of safe and acceptable conduct as I use different technologies to interact and share experiences, ideas and information with others.
TCH 1-08a / TCH 2-08A.

P5 Club Golf Festival

Primary 5 had a great morning at Forrester High School at the end of last term, taking part in a Club Golf Festival! We are delighted to share that Primary 5 were the winning team – what a fantastic achievement! We were awarded with a trophy for East Craigs, which will be on display at the reception area in school.

Tennis on the Road Event


We were very excited to have some of our pupils, and their families, attend Judy Murray’s Tennis on the Road Event held at Craigmount High School. We were also delighted that HRH The Duchess of Cambridge Princess Catherine, also attended the event. The pupils chosen “out-of-the-hat” to attend were :- Jo, Harry, Fraser, Rowan and Jemma who shared with us what a wonderful experience they had.

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Pamper and Accessories Night

When… Saturday 23rd of April, 7:15pm

Where… St John the Baptist Church, Corstorphine

keep calm and pamper yourself

We need your unwanted accessories:
bags, jewellery, scarfs, belts, etc. in good condition.

The accessories will be on sale during the pamper night so not only can you get pampered you can also update your wardrobe.

Please hand them into school from Monday 21st of March to the Thursday 14th of April.

Pamper and Accessories night tickets will be available shortly and will be £6 including a glass of fizz.

All money raised goes to East Craigs PTA.

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