Category Archives: Wider Achievements

Wider Achievements by our talented pupils.

Check Our Chess Team’s Success

Dalry Primary School first team won  Best P6/7 Intermediate Level Team at the Lothian Junior Chess Team Tournament on the 4th of November.

Team members were Adni (P7),Ashil (P6), Adam (P7) and Fabio (P7).
Dalry Primary entered a P5 and under Team for the first time they did really well and enjoyed their first tournament.
Earlier in the year two Dalry pupils, Ilamaran and Rishon received medals for winning matches at the October chess taster sessions.

Meda Puts the Work in For Streetwork

Meda in P5 was recently thanked for organising a collection at Dalry Primary on behalf of Streetwork, the Edinburgh homelessness charity.

Streetwork’s letter said,

“A Big thank you for the recent donation made by the pupils of Dalry Primary School for homeless people. We Would also like to thank Meda in P5 for her kind and thoughtful idea to oraganise a collection for us it is very much appreciated.”

Well done Meda and thanks to all who donated.

Scouting Award

Natalia in P5 and our cub scout group was awarded with The UK Scout Association Meritorious Conduct Award on Monday 27th November.

It was in recognition of her devotion & enthusiasm for scouting despite undergoing major surgery and a life threatening illness and showing great courage throughout.

Natalia is the first Young person in our scout group to be awarded this prestigious honour.

She received the Cornwell Medal, a certificate and also a letter of congratulations from Chief Scout Bear Grylls.

Congratulations Natalia.