Calderwood Primary School, Buchanan Drive,  Rutherglen  G73 3PQ
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Primary 1 Spring Chicks (Added 13.3.19)
A link to the Primary 1 Spring Chicks blog can be found in the 'Quick Links' section below or by clicking HERE.

Beat the Street (Added 22.2.19)
Gentle reminder to all pupils... please remember to bring your Beat the Street fobs to school every day. Over the next few weeks, we will be walking between Beat Boxes, trying to clock up as many miles and points as possible.

Big Battery Hunt (Added 31.1.19)
The Eco Leadership Group in Room 11 has launched this year's Big Battery Hunt. Please check schoolbags for your battery box. Over 20,000 tonnes of batteries end up in landfill every year. So we have joined over 1,000 schools already participating in one of the largest recycling challenges in the UK to help make a difference to recycling behaviour for generations to come. Last year we managed to recycle 10,260 batteries, maybe this year we could do even more! If you have any batteries for recycling please send them in and follow us on Twitter for updates on how many batteries we have gathered so far.

Football Cancelled This Week (Added 22.1.19)
Due to the adverse weather conditions, P7 Football training will be cancelled this week. We apologise for any inconvenience caused but the club will resume next week as normal. 

Extra-Curricular Sports Clubs (Added 6.1.19)
There will be no sports clubs during the first week back in January. Letters will be issued in due course with details of clubs which are continuing and new clubs which will be starting.

Merry Christmas! (Added 21.12.18)
Everyone at Calderwood would like to wish all of our pupils and families a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! 

Christmas Break (Added 20.12.18)
Just a reminder that school will close at 2.30pm on Friday 21st December and reopen at 9am on Monday 7th January 2019.

New Primary 1 Pupils (Added 4.12.18)
If your child will be starting school in August 2019, please see HERE for registration information

Christmas Cards (Added 26.10.18)
Christmas cards have been designed and sent home. If you wish to purchase any, please complete the order form and retun it to school by Friday 2nd November.

Halloween Disco (Added 26.10.18)
Thank you to our Parent Council for organising another wonderful Halloween disco. Thanks to everyone who came along to support this event...our children, parents and staff all got into the Halloween mood!

Book Fair (Added 26.10.18)
Thank you to all of our families who bought from our book fair. Your spending has earned us over £1100 commission to spend on books to top up our class libraries! The children will love picking their favourites. Thanks again!

Harvest Celebration (Added 13.10.18)
Thank you so much to all of our families for contributing to our Harvest Celebration yesterday. We were astonished, yet again, by your kindness and generosity. The collection of food, which can be seen HERE, will be donated to the local food bank. Thank you once again. Have a happy holiday!!

School Photos (Added 13.10.18)
We have now received all of the photograph proofs. These will be sent home when we return after the October Week break. Thank you for your patience - the photos are fabulous and will hopefully be worth the wait!

Parents' Evening (Added 26.9.18)
Our first Parents' Evening of the session takes place on Thursday 11th October. Letters have been sent home asking for your preferred time slot. Please complete and return these to school as soon as possible - we will then provide you with your time. Thank you!

Gymnastics Club Cancelled (Added 19.9.18)
We have taken the decision to cancel today's Primary 3 Gymnastics Club due to the weather and travel conditions. We apologise for any inconvenience. Thank you!

September Weekend Holiday (Added 14.9.18)
Just a reminder that school will be closed on Friday 21st and Monday 24th September.

Useful Fundraising Links (Added 14.9.18)
Please check out a couple of useful websites which have been added to the 'Quick Links' section below. By using these websites to order name labels and/or when shopping online, you can raise money for Calderwood's Parent Council, which is then invested back into the school.
More information can be found

Extra-Curricular Clubs (Added 9.9.18)
Please return all extra-curricular club tear-off slips as soon as possible. Thank you!

Primary 1 Curriculum Morning (Added 9.9.18)
Please accept our sincere apologies after the wrong date was initially issued for this event.
We look forward to welcoming our P1 families to our Curriculum Morning on Tuesday 11th September @ 9.15am - 10.15am. Please check in your child's bag for the invite, as well as information about phonological awareness.

School Photographs (Added 6.9.18)
School photographs will be taken on Wednesday 12th and Thursday 13th September. Full school unifrom should be worn on both days. Additionally, Primary 1 pupils will have a class photo taken on Tuesday 11th September for the Rutherglen Reformer newspaper. Please return the permission slip for this as soon as possible. Thank you!

Meet the Teacher (Added 24.8.18)
Just a reminder that this event will take place on Wednesday 29th August @ 2pm - 2.45pm. This is an opportunity for you to visit your child's classroom to meet their new teacher and share in some of their learning.

P6 and P7 Brass Instrumentalists (Added 24.8.18)
Mr McAleenan will resume tuition on Wednesdays, beginning on 29th August. Please remember your instruments. 
Welcome Back! (Added 24.8.18)
It is lovely to see all of our pupils and families back at Calderwood after the summer break. We extend a very warm welcome to our new families and we wish our departing pupils all the best for the future.
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