Category Archives: Current Events

Letter about return to school August 2020, from Parent Councils

FAO: Ian Perry, Convenor, Education Cttee, City of Edinburgh Council Andrew Kerr, Chief Executive, City of Edinburgh Council Andy Gray, Education and Lifelong Learning, City of Edinburgh Council Alistair Gaw, Education and Families, City of Edinburgh Council CC: Cllrs, Main, Ross, Cook, Arthur, Watt, Corbett, Key , Rust, … Continue reading

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Parent Council is challenging the 33% return to school plans in August

On August 11th when City of Edinburgh Council (CEC) schools return, the current proposal is to return at 33% capacity, meaning children will have less than 30% face-to-face time with their teachers for learning. Nicola Sturgeon herself has condemned CEC … Continue reading

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Winter Fair 2018 – FAQs

Read all about our wonderful Winter Fair, 2018, and what you can expect on the day. Continue reading

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Sciennes Year of Young People Summer Fair

We are very excited to share more news about our Year of Young People Summer Fair (YOYP): where young people take the lead! Date and time: May 26th 2018 between 12:30 to 3:00 pm – please mark in your diaries. Admission is Free … Continue reading

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Mental Health Awareness Week: 14-18 May, 2018

Following the success of our Mental Health Awareness Week last year, the Health and Wellbeing group are planning another full programme of events for parents, teachers and pupils from 14th May – 18th May. As a direct request from parents, … Continue reading

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Playground Survey Results

Parent Council survey We asked Sciennes school families whether we should ask City of Edinburgh Council to close Sciennes Road to motor vehicles when the hospital vacates next door. 299 families out of 440 responded. 264 strongly agreed, 28 agreed, … Continue reading

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