Extra Curricular Activities

By putting children at the heart of the community we commit to providing the highest quality of education, creating a safe and inspiring learning environment where children can learn and develop their skills by making free choices and having the opportunity to be independent on their discovery journey.

 

Swimming Lessons at the Royal Commonwealth pool

For children aged 3.5+, your child will work independently learning through structured play and will develop their water confidence and ability to perform a range of aquatic skills without the support of buoyancy aids.

Intergenerational Project with St Margarets Care Home

Our Pre-school children take part in an intergenerational project with St Margarets Care Home. The children go over to St Margaret's Care Home to do various activities and spend time with the elderly residents every Monday afternoon at 2:30pm. 

Eco Schools

For more than 20 years Eco-Schools has been empowering children to drive change and improve their environmental awareness through the same simple seven-step process that has been used successfully across the world. St Margaret’s  Nursery & Preschool are working toward achieving their green flag.


Step it up dance

Step It Up Dance is an award-winning urban dance company based in Edinburgh teaching a wide range of styles including Breakdance, Hip Hop and Acro Dance to tots to teens.

Enjoy-a-ball

Enjoy-a-Ball classes are action-packed, fun-filled weekly sports coaching sessions, designed to nurture and develop your child’s abilities, confidence and fitness. Our younger Enjoy-a-Ballers learn fundamental movement skills as part of their journey to becoming physically literate.

Sparkle Arts

These classes are designed to bring all the benefits of Sparkle Arts to early years settings. By using fun props, costumes, puppets, and musical instruments, we bring a different theme to life each week through music, dance & drama. 


Our Aims:

 
  • Providing the highest standards of care and support.
  • Creating a healthy, safe and secure learning environment
  • Offering high quality child-centered education that promotes the development of creativity, free choice, individuality and self-confidence whilst raising potential.
  • Creating a trusting and respectful environment where all the children, families and employees are treated equally, with dignity and where diversity is respected.
  • Providing the highest standards of care and support.
  • Creating a healthy, safe and secure learning environment
  • Offering high quality child-centered education that promotes the development of creativity, free choice, individuality and self-confidence whilst raising potential.
  • Creating a trusting and respectful environment where all the children, families and employees are treated equally, with dignity and where diversity is respected.