Monthly Archives: February 2018

Running Club Lunchtime Session

We had a great lunch time session in Victoria Park, on Tuesday.  Jamal from Aberdeen Grammar School set a fast pace! Lots of personal bests were broken despite the brief…

P7 Rotary Quiz Team

We are extremely proud of our P7 children who represented Skene Square at the Aberdeen Rotary Quiz which was held last night at St Margaret’s School. The pupils who displayed excellent…

Peterhead Prison Visit

P6/7 and P7 visited Peterhead Prison museum as part of our current topic where we have been studying crime and punishment throughout history. The trip was absolutely fascinating and was…

Child Protection Facebook Event – Keeping our Children Safe

Police Scotland and other local professionals will be hosting a live Facebook event on the North East Police Division page on Wednesday 21 March 2018 between 7 and 9 pm….

Severe Weather – School Closure Procedures

Due to the adverse weather forecast issued for the remainder of this week, we would like to remind parents/guardians of the procedures which will be followed. In the event that…

Assessing Children’s Progress: A guide for parents and carers

The latest information regarding assessment of children in school. [gview file=”https://skenesquare.aberdeen.sch.uk/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/National-Improvement-Framework-assessing-progress-guide-for-parents.pdf”]

P2y lighthouses!

P2y had great fun on Thursday afternoon drawing lighthouses. They looked carefully at some real lighthouse pictures then drew their own lighthouses using pastels. They tried really hard to include…

Chinese New Year!

This week in Nursery1 we have been celebrating Chinese New Year. The children have enjoyed spaghetti and scissors in the water tray, Chinese letter mark making, arts and crafts activities and…

Scotlands Drowning Prevention Strategy 2018-2026

Scotlands-Drowning-Prevention-Strategy 2018-2026 Please find attached Scotland’s Drowning Prevention Strategy 2018-2026 developed by Water Safety Scotland. The strategy aims to reduce drownings across Scotland highlighting drowning statistics in Scotland and the…