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Athletics Competition - 21/01/2020 15:28:26
On Friday the 17 th of January some of the primary 7’s and 6’s were selected to go to the ranked finals of the athletics competitions. MissWhitters who runs the athletics club along with Miss Shields ... (Read more)
2020 Term 1 - 14/01/2020 15:46:36
The students in Our Lady of Lourdes Primary School have had a great Christmas and are looking forward to the many events of the new spring term such as:- Lenten appeal activities ... (Read more)
Eco Group Update - 14/01/2020 15:41:52
The eco reps are now introducing the new plastic recycling bins to our school. These bins are only suitable for plastic cutlery, plastic bags, plastic bottles etc. We already have paper-recycling ... (Read more)
Euroquiz Qualifiers - 14/01/2020 15:32:31
Today, January 14 th , the Euro quiz qualifiers happened. 4 children from Primary 6 will get the chance to participate in a quiz about Europe. This quiz extends to schools all around Scotland. They ... (Read more)
Barcaple Meeting - 14/01/2020 15:28:47
There was a Barcaple meeting on the 8 th of January for parents and pupils. The meeting contained factual information about the Barcaple trip for P7. Two staff members from Barcaple came down to the ... (Read more)
Choir Performances - 03/12/2019 15:41:52
The Our Lady of Lourdes choir were at Hairmyres Hospital singing some Christmas songs to spread some Christmas cheer to all of the patients in the hospital on the 2 nd of December. On the 4 th of ... (Read more)
Panto - 03/12/2019 15:38:07
Hopscotch Theatre Company came to our school once again to perform another hilarious pantomime called “Mother McGoose” which made all the children laugh hysterically. Even the P7’s joined ... (Read more)
Christmas Fayre - 03/12/2019 15:35:32
At the Christmas Fayre all the parents and pupils were invited to come along on Friday the 29 th of November. Everyone had an absolute blast. From the tombola to the fabulous choir opening the fayre, ... (Read more)
Bookbug - 03/12/2019 15:32:36
Every year Our Lady of Lourdes have an event called the Bookbug event. During this event the primary 1’s, 2’s and 3’s all have a family member or responsible primary 7 come along to read to them with ... (Read more)
Cake and Candy Sale - 05/11/2019 15:38:35
The Cake ‘n’ Candy sale was a great success in raising much needed funds for our after school sports clubs. The children really enjoyed it as they could bring in money and buy as they wished helping ... (Read more)
Pumpkin carving - 05/11/2019 15:34:42
The Primary 7s have been carving pumpkins to celebrate Halloween. Using carving tools in little groups each pumpkin was crafted beautifully and then named. Some of the names were Gubson, Harrison and ... (Read more)
Halloween Mask Making - 05/11/2019 15:31:21
The Primary 7’s and the Primary 1’s met up to make Halloween themed masks. The masks were made out of paper plates and string or a paper plate and a lollypop stick. The designs consisted of mummies, ... (Read more)
Room 13 ICT Lessson - 29/10/2019 15:48:17
On Thursday the 24 th a high school teacher came from ST. Andrews and ST. Brides to teach the children in Room 13 about the process of coding. The children had a positive experience by playing a ... (Read more)
Room 13 Educational Trip - 29/10/2019 15:43:22
The primary seven pupils from Room 13 enjoyed an educational school trip to Peoples Palace in Glasgow. Room 13’s topic is WW2 so this trip was very beneficial to their learning. They learned about ... (Read more)
Halloween Disco - 29/10/2019 15:35:26
There was a Halloween disco on the 24 th of October. Everyone had a great time. There was glow sticks and stretchy figures on sale. There was also a tuck shop where 50p mix-ups were on sale. You were ... (Read more)
October Rosary - 29/10/2019 15:30:32
We would like to thank the Legion of Mary for coming to the school and saying a decade of the rosary with the school every Friday this October. Instead of praying the rosary in the morning the Legion ... (Read more)
Lunchtime Choir - 22/10/2019 15:41:03
The primary 1 teacher Mrs Bell has resumed the lunchtime choir club. On Tuesday every week the volunteers for the club would have lunch early at twelve o’clock instead of quarter past twelve. Mrs Bell ... (Read more)
Achievement Assembly - 22/10/2019 15:35:55
Before the October week we had a red carpet assembly that celebrated everyone in the school’s personal achievements. There was music playing, everyone went up to the front of the hall to be congratulated ... (Read more)
P6 Social Studies Lesson - 08/10/2019 15:55:47
On the 8 th of October, Miss McEwan came into Room 12 to help the Primary 6’s finish off their social studies posters. The class was split into three groups and they all made posters on different ... (Read more)
Carfin Mass - 08/10/2019 15:48:57
On Tuesday the 23 rd of September, 3 children, Harry, Eva and Joseph went to Carfin for a very special Mass. The children were chosen especially to represent the school. The three children received ... (Read more)
Netball Tournament - 08/10/2019 15:43:07
The netball team went to a tournament on Thursday the 3 rd of October. They won 2 and drew 1. The children really enjoyed it and can’t wait for the next one. A huge thank you to Mrs Perez for teaching ... (Read more)
P7 and P1 maths games - 08/10/2019 15:40:39
On the 4 th of October the Primary 7 children played maths games with Primary 1 pupils. The primary 7’s had prepared the games themselves, most of the games were centred on writing down the numbers. ... (Read more)
Mass for St Francis of Assisi - 08/10/2019 15:36:21
On Friday the 4 th of October the school visited our parish church, Our Lady Of Lourdes. Rather than a normal first Friday Mass it was a very important gathering celebrating St Francis of Assisi. ... (Read more)
P6 Maths Games Project - 08/10/2019 15:33:55
This week room 12 and 11 have been making maths games. Maths games are games that include maths and numeracy. Last week and this week they have been working hard to make their games and should be playing ... (Read more)
P7 High School Maths Challenge - 08/10/2019 15:31:31
A handful of children in P7 were picked by Mrs Cadwallender to go to the high school and compete in a special event against other primary schools. The event was a problem solving challenge involving ... (Read more)
Athletics Meet - 24/09/2019 15:50:49
A Group of children (from the athletics team) were handpicked by Miss Whitters and Miss Shields to go to a friendly athletics event at the John Wrights on Friday the 20 th of September. The ... (Read more)
Handball Taster Session - 24/09/2019 15:47:52
On the 12 th of September our school played handball in the school gym. Michael came from EK Handball to teach us to play the game. It was really fun and we were taught a lot of tips and tricks about ... (Read more)
Breakfast Club - 24/09/2019 15:41:38
Our brand new Breakfast Club is set to start on October 1 st . This is a programme is to help parents who would like to drop their children a little bit earlier to allow them to get to work. Your children ... (Read more)
Active Day - 24/09/2019 15:34:47
On active day the whole school participated in active activities such as time in pitch, Stretches and step aerobics in the dinner hall with Miss Boyle, GONOODLE in the classroom. It was a lot fo fun ... (Read more)
Room 13 Assembly - 29/04/2019 15:41:44
This fortnights assembly was about diversity and was delivered by Room 13. Diversity means that everyone is different but inside we are all the same. The children in Room 13 taught us that we should ... (Read more)
Room 11 Assembly - 18/03/2019 15:32:48
On 18th of March Room 11 held an amazing assembly. They talked about Holy Week. The taught the school about the arrival, the last super, the agony in the garden and when Jesus is condemned to death. ... (Read more)