Tayvallich Primary School and ELC

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Music with Sarah – Ukelele Dreams

Music sessions I know that the children will have told you all about the wonderful music sessions that Sarah Phizacklea has been leading this term.  You may also have heard about the song that Sarah has written for us around our school values of “Ready, Respectful, Safe.” If you would

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Children in Need Day

On Friday 17th November we did our absolutely amazing Tayvallich best to raise money for Children in Need.  Spots, PJs, cakes, Duck races, poetry and all sorts of art activities meant that we reached an incredibly total of….. drumroll…..  £245!!! We are so proud of our children for raising this

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Remembrance activities

In joint learning outdoor learning on Thursday 9th November, the ELC and P1-2 children made a beautiful Remembrance garden. On Friday we all went out just before 11am and watched our ELC children lay the wreaths they had made before we had a two minute silence to reflect. The staff

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Halloween Party

Many thanks to the families who worked so hard to plan the games, food and decorations for our fabulously spooky Halloween Party. What a lot of fun we had!

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Family work party

Many thanks indeed to those of you who joined the working party on Friday to transport the PE equipment up from the hall and tidy the school site, as well as those of you who tackled the growth on the willow den the week previously. The site looks fantastic as

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Tayvallich Tatties

As you will have heard, the talk of the town (or village) this week was the Tayvallich Tattie event on Wednesday. The children in the P5 to 7 class did themselves proud as they served exquisite potato-based delights to pupils from the ELC and P1 to 3 class in their

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The Tayvallich Flower Show 2023

Mrs Carter was so delighted to attend the Show on 9th August and see the incredible entries from our pupils, along the many, many prizes won. Mr Carter was also very impressed with the tree photographs entered, after working with the children on their photography skills. The quality of the

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Farewell to Miss Fraser

It was sad to say farewell to Miss Fraser on Friday but we were delighted to share with her some gifts, cards and happy memories of the year she has spent with us. We were also able to celebrate with her the exciting news that, following successful interview, she has

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Fyne Den P1 to 3 Trip

Another fantastic class trip, this time for the P1 to 3s, stopping in Inveraray for a delicious ice-cream on the way there and having a quick visit to take a look at Inveraray Castle before arriving at Fyne Den. The children had such fun and their behaviour was excellent.

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P4 to 7 trip to Oban Phoenix

This trip was a huge success and the children were very lucky to experience the fantastic activities that Miss Fraser had arranged for them. Many thanks indeed to her for this. They got to go “behind the scenes” and explore how it all works, had a sneaky look at old

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P7 Residential to Arran

Well, the sun and sleep gods were very kind to us and we had the most fantastic time at the Lochranza Centre on Arran. The children from the three schools mixed incredibly well and I am confident that they have made new friends for High School and life. Both of

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