March Newsletter

Read All About ItOur latest school newsletter is attached with information on the Visible Learning Network UK visit, the Rookie Rockstars shows and lots lots more.  Also, dates to add to your diary.

Happy reading 🙂

March newsletter


RRSA Term 3 Newsletter

IMG_1102Please find attached this term’s Rights Respecting Schools newsletter.

This provides a flavour of what each of our classes have been doing linked to the UNCRC.

Thanks to the steering group for helping to co-ordinate this newsletter.


Right to Play

The whole school have been involved in THE RIGHT TO PLAY AND REST poster competition.

We chose a winner from each class including the nursery and have had these blown up to be displayed in our playground.  Here is Laiba and Sophie with their winning posters.

Right to Play
We are hoping to apply for our Level 2 award very shortly and this competition along with the work of the steering group on a playground charter has been part of a focus on Article 31 – The Right of Every Child to Play and Rest.

Thanks to everyone who took part in the competition.

Welcome to Mrs Cameron

Mrs CameronWe welcome Mrs Laura Cameron to Lasswade Primary this week as our new Acting Headteacher.

Mrs Cameron joins us until the summer from Cornbank Primary in Penicuik.

We wish her all the very best of luck in her new appointment.

Good Luck Miss Donaldson

IMG_4837We had a lovely assembly this afternoon to wish Miss Donaldson all the very best in her new post as Head Teacher at Craill Primary.

From the nursery to P7, our pupils shared memories, poems, songs and a special film to say how much we will miss her.

Tomorrow is Miss Donaldson’s final day and I am sure you will join with us at LPS in saying a massive thank you to her and wish her well in her new post.  We will miss you 🙁

Article 31 – The Right to Play and Rest

b04f9d8d21d7de12394136a7fd3ac220Following the recent Article 31 – The Right to Rest and Play Poster Competition open to all our pupils including our nursery.

Please see all our winning posters judged by our Rights Respecting Schools Steering Group.


Thanks to everyone for all their efforts.

We look forward to seeing these posters displayed around our playground soon.

February Newsletter

Read All About ItPlease find attached the February Newsletter.

With news from our nursery, P4 pupils and about the Bridges to Schools project our P6 pupils took part in at the Scottish Mining Museum.

Lots of out of school achievements shared and of course dates for your diary.

Feb16 newsletter

Enjoy a Ball Sessions

play-sports-mdWhat is Sporting Revolution?

Sporting Revolution is a brand new sports coaching programme for all Primary 5 – Primary 7 girls and boys.  We will introduce your child to unique sports and sports specific fitness training in a fun and creative manner through learning the rules and skills of DODGEBALL, HANDBALL, ULTIMATE FRISBEE and VOLLEYBALL plus sports specific FITNESS TRAINING, working on the key components strength, endurance, power, speed, agility, flexibility, balance and co ordination.

Classes take place in Bonnyrigg Scout Hall every Friday 4.30-5.30.

Call Scott on 0789 457 1028 to book your lesson

Sporting Revolution Feb for Free