- Magical Garden May 21, 2013
- Eating Together! May 20, 2013
- Trim Trail May 20, 2013
- Schoolovision results May 20, 2013
- What have we been up to? May 17, 2013
- Nursery Coffee Afternoon May 16, 2013
- Walk to School Week Register May 14, 2013
- New Pupil May 14, 2013
- Watersports morning May 14, 2013
- Plant Progress May 13, 2013
- Magic Seeds and Jars May 13, 2013
- Scarecrows! May 13, 2013
- Walk to School Week May 13, 2013
- Maths timetabling work May 10, 2013
- Hockey with Fiona Harfield May 10, 2013
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Author Archives: Michael
With the Eurovision Song Contest website featuring Primary 6′s Schoolovision project, the children can justifiably claim to have a truly global audience this year!
Primary 6 proudly present their Schoolovision 2013 entry. Filmed in Yester House, we’d like to thank owner Francis Menotti for his assistance in helping us create this special version of the song “Let’s Go To The Opera”. Thanks also to … Continue reading
At the annual eTwinning Conference in Lisbon, Portugal at the end of last week, Mr Purves joined more than 500 teachers from across Europe to participate in the conference’s theme of Citizenship and Collaboration. In addition to running a workshop … Continue reading
Earlier today, Yester’s Cross Country team set off in windy and wet weather for Hallhill in Dunbar, to take part in the annual East Lothian Primary Schools’ Cross Country Championships. The team of 12 knew that the pressure was on … Continue reading
At the annual eTwinning Conference, held in the National College for School Leaders in Nottingham at the weekend, Schoolovision 2012 won 1st prize and was especially commended for bringing communities together around Europe. Mr Purves was there for the weekend … Continue reading
After earlier victories this year in swimming, orienteering and cross-country, there remained only the annual East Lothian athletics event at Meadowbank earlier today. Yester participated in the small schools event this afternoon, along with a total of 15 other small … Continue reading
Join P5/6 for a good sing-song, as we share our entry to this year’s Schoolovision contest! We recorded the song in March, at Castlesound studios in Pencaitland, and then filmed the video around the village on 18th April. Many thanks … Continue reading
Our annual ceilidh, organised by the Parent Council, will be on Friday 24th February, in Garvald Village Hall, from 6.30pm until 9.30pm. There will be poems, Scottish Country Dancing to live music, along with a raffle and bar. For only … Continue reading
We take lots of photos over the year here at Yester. A good number of them appear on individual class blogs. However, we are trying to find ways of showing more of them, so if you like the idea of … Continue reading
The Yester School blog has a new feature – you can now ‘like’ blog entries. This is a great and quick way of showing that you are impressed at what’s going on at Yester without having to write comments (although … Continue reading
Yester Primary has just been recognised as a Cycle Friendly School. As a result of our great work collectively during the October 2011 Walk to School Week campaign, we have won £50.00 for our efforts. Well done to all involved.
Can parents of P7 children please note that all orders for photographs should be returned to school by this Friday, 3rd February. Many thanks Mr Purves, on behalf of Carol in the office.