Come to our Global Café!

Duns Primary School is hosting a global café on Thursday 16 June from 1.15-2.45pm. All welcome! The event has been organised by our pupils with English as an Additional Language, supported by Mrs Val Steele. There will be music, entertainment and food from around the word as we proudly celebrate the cosmopolitan make up of our school community.   Please join … Read More

Happy New Year!

Welcome back, everyone – even if the weather is rather dark and dismal. With a bit of luck, Spring will be just around the corner. We issue a very warm welcome to Mrs Louise Adams, who is covering Mrs Allan’s maternity leave. We are delighted to congratulate Mrs Allan on the safe arrival of her baby girl on Boxing Day. … Read More

FDPS Christmas Fayre

On Wednesday 25 November FDPS will be holding their Christmas Fayre, from 6-8pm at the school. There will be a wide range of stalls selling lots of tempting gifts and treats, in addition to refreshments. We have also got a very special guest lined up who is brushing the cobwebs off his red suit! Entrance to the Christmas Fayre is free, … Read More

Thank you!

A HUGE thank you must go out to everyone who helped in any way with last week’s coffee morning. It really was a great success in so many ways.  The grand total banked  was £638.81; a wonderful amount. If anyone still has cake containers or trays missing there are a few in the P7 hut to be collected. Did you … Read More

Macmillan Coffee Morning

Pupils in P4 and P7  would love you to attend their Macmillan Coffee Morning on Thursday 24  September, in Duns Primary School’s canteen, from 9:30am – 11:00am. Donations of home baking to use and sell at the coffee morning would be greatly appreciated in a bid to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. Please help support the school by coming along for a coffee … Read More

New Borders Railway

   A letter from Scottish Borders Council has been issued to pupils today about the Borders Railway Celebrations. Along with other schools we will be holding a special assembly and our allocated day is this Friday, 21st August. To mark the occasion,  schools will be making a link to the famous Roald Dahl story ‘Charlie and the Chocolate factory’. A special delivery … Read More

Happy Holidays Everyone!

Please accept our very best wishes for a happy holiday. School finishes for the session on Wednesday 1 July. The new session starts for pupils on Tuesday 18 August 2015 – we look forward to seeing everyone back at school, bright eyed and bushy tailed!

Duns Primary School Summer Fayre

After months of meticulous planning on the part of FDPS, even the sun shone on Saturday for the Summer Fayre. Thank you to all the parents, staff and friends of the school for making the day such a success, and in the process raising in excess of £800 for the school. Thank you to our cook, Paul,  and canteen staff … Read More

Well done, P7 Rotary Quiz Team!

A huge ‘well done’ goes to our P7 Rotary Quiz team (Ailsa, Clarke, Lewis and Martha) who came second in the Regional Final of the quiz held in Selkirk this week. The Final consisted of the winning teams from the local heats, so second place was quite an achievement. Many thanks to the parents who acted as taxi drivers for the team.   … Read More

Well done Primary 4!

Well done to all pupils and staff in Primary 4, for a super Egyptian morning held today. The standard of the presentation was very high and it was clear that the children have gained a lot from their study of Ancient Egypt. The grand finale will be a trip to the museum in Edinburgh tomorrow (Thursday) to look at the … Read More