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Winter Fayre - 13/11/2023 12:27:52
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Website/App updates - 21/08/2023 10:48:35
We appreciate your patience as we update this website and our school app with lots of new information for this session. Many thanks. ... (Read more)
Devon Street Urban Park - Community Consultation - 19/05/2023 13:50:16
Devon Street Urban Park - Community Consultation Events Pollokshields and Govanhill, May / June 2023 Please complete the online public survey to help to develop an Urban Sports Sculpture Park ... (Read more)
Parent Council meeting - 16/05/2023 09:13:26
Our next Parent Council meeting will take place on Wed 24th May from 6-7pm, in the school. Please contact our school office/the Parent Council if you are coming along. We look forward to seeing you. ... (Read more)
Bookbugs! - 12/05/2023 14:03:22
We are very excited to announce a new Bookbugs group at Glendale Primary! The sessions will run every Wednesday starting 17th May at 9.15 am. Everyone is very welcome! ... (Read more)
Dress Down Day - Mon 20th Feb - 16/02/2023 16:31:49
We are a Rights Respecting School, and we would like to have a dress down day on Monday of next week to raise funds for the children and families who have been affected by the earthquakes in ... (Read more)
Potential strike action - 16/02/2023 11:14:57
Please see letter below from Douglas Hutchison. Potential strike action letter ... (Read more)
Cost of living support - 06/02/2023 13:02:31
Please see the attached flyer from Southside Housing Association and Glasgow City Council Pollokshields Area Partnership who are offering support to local families with the rising costs of electricity ... (Read more)
Planned strike action - 20/12/2022 10:58:16
Please see letter below from Glasgow City Council regarding planned strike action for Tuesday 10th January 2023 and Monday 16th January. read here ... (Read more)
Important information for parents/carers - 12/12/2022 11:28:36
Please see letter below from Glasgow City Council and Public Health. Read here ... (Read more)
P1 Nativity - 09/12/2022 12:06:28
We are hosting our P1 nativity on Tue 20th December at 1.30pm and would like to invite our P1 parents/carers to attend. We look forward to seeing you at the show! ... (Read more)
Winter Fayre update!! - 05/12/2022 15:34:35
Thank you so much to all of our wonderful pupils, families, friends and staff who have been involved in our Winter Fayre. From generous donations to helping set up, running a stall on the day or coming ... (Read more)
Strike action - 17/11/2022 08:45:14
Please see letter below from Glasgow City Council regarding planned stike action and school closures on Thur 24th November. letter ... (Read more)
Winter Fayre - Sat 3rd Dec - 07/11/2022 11:19:40
We are delighted to be hosting our annual Winter Fayre again this year, on Saturday 3rd December from 10am until 12pm. We hope to see all of our Glendale families and friends at the fayre, but ... (Read more)
Cake and Coffee with the Parent Council - 04/10/2022 09:18:24
Hello Parents/Carers of Glendale Primary, Welcome to the 2022/23 school year! Can you believe it’s October already?! The Parent Council would like to invite ALL parents/carers ... (Read more)
School closed - Mon 19th Sept - 12/09/2022 16:03:39
Monday 19th September has been declared a bank holiday to mark HM The Queen's state funeral. Glendale Primary will be closed on Monday 19th September and will open again to pupils on Tuesday 20th September ... (Read more)
Parent Council meeting - 8pm on Teams - 09/09/2022 11:05:48
Our next Parent Council meeting will take place at 8pm on Wed 21st September. This will be an online meeting using MS Teams. All parents/carers who would like to take part should email glendaleprimaryglasgowpc@gmail. ... (Read more)
Term 1 newsletter - 31/08/2022 16:00:01
Please find below our newsletter for term 1. Read here ... (Read more)
Information for parents/carers on planned industrial action - 26/08/2022 10:57:35
Please find below a letter from Glasgow City Council regarding planned industrial action on the 6th, 7th and 8th of September. Read here ... (Read more)
Website/App update - 19/08/2022 10:23:52
We appreciate your patience as we update this website and our school app with lots of new information for this session. Many thanks. ... (Read more)
Welcome!! - 16/08/2022 14:53:08
We look forward to welcoming our new P1 children and all our P2-P7 children back to school tomorrow at 9am. ... (Read more)
Picnic in the Playground - 18/05/2022 10:47:36
Parents/Carers, Save the date for the Glendale and Glendale Gaelic Picnic in the Playground on Saturday 11 June, 1-4pm. There'll be cake, games, yoga, storytelling, gardening and lots more. ... (Read more)
South American Art - 13/05/2022 14:44:20
Have a look at some of the wonderful art our children have produced this week. Watch here ... (Read more)
Global Citizenship Week - watch our video! - 12/05/2022 08:58:25
Our global citizenship focus is South America with the children learning about human rights and the difference between things they might want and things that they really need. Here are some of the activities ... (Read more)
Marie Curie - 29/04/2022 13:08:48
Thanks to all those who helped us raise a superb £300 for Marie Curie this March! Fantastic! ... (Read more)
School lunch menu - 01/04/2022 12:54:59
Please find below an updated lunch menu for term 4. April-June menu ... (Read more)
Amazing Art - watch our video! - 18/11/2021 08:10:21
Watch our video here!! ... (Read more)
Twitter at Glendale Primary! - 02/11/2021 10:53:22
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Information for all parents/carers - 22/10/2021 14:03:19
Please read the following letter from Police Scotland, Scottish Fire and Rescue Service and Glasgow City Council. Read here ... (Read more)
Letter from the Scottish Government - 17/09/2021 09:54:08
Please read below a letter for parents/carers from Jason Leitch, National Clinical Director. Read here ... (Read more)
School Lunch Menu - 14/08/2021 14:44:56
Please see attached menu for school lunches from Monday 18th October. Lunch menu ... (Read more)
Welcome back to Glendale - 14/08/2021 14:33:22
Dear Parents & Carers We hope you have had a peaceful summer and we are looking forward to seeing the children at 9a.m. next Monday, the 16th August. Although covid rules are relaxing ... (Read more)
Important information for parents/carers regarding Aug 2021 return - 14/08/2021 14:26:39
Please find below letters from our Director of Education, Maureen McKenna, and NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde, on our return to school. MMcK letter NHS letter ... (Read more)
P4 and P5 Dance! - 24/06/2021 10:18:21
Kate Deeming has been working with P4 and P5 to give joy to the children through dancing. Please use the links below to enjoy their moves and a big thank you to Kate for her great enthusiasm. ... (Read more)
Important information for parents/carers regarding free school meals - 31/03/2021 15:51:55
Please see letter below, from our Director of Education, Maureen McKenna, regarding free school meals. Read here. ... (Read more)
Important information for parents/carers - 05/03/2021 13:00:48
Please read below a letter from our Director of Education, Maureen McKenna, regarding P4-7 returning to school. Read here ... (Read more)
Important information for parents/carers regarding free school meals - 25/02/2021 10:26:18
Please read below a letter from our Director of Education, Maureen McKenna. Read here ... (Read more)
Return to school for P1-P3 - 18/02/2021 10:15:06
Please read below a letter from our Director of Education, Maureen McKenna, regarding our return to school. Read here ... (Read more)
Important information regarding school return for P1-3 - 17/02/2021 12:52:44
Parents & Carers P1-P3 will be coming back to school full time on Monday 22nd February. This is great news! School will be 9am - 3.15pm and their lunch break will be 12-12.50p.m. We will ... (Read more)
Important information for parents/carers regarding Free School Meals - 14/01/2021 13:12:49
Please see the attached letter from our Director of Education, Maureen McKenna. This informs parents and carers of the system being put in place for those with entitlement to free school meals. ... (Read more)
Information and parents and carers - 13/01/2021 11:40:21
As per government guidelines, the school will now be closed until at least the end of January. This information will be updated here and on the app as we get it. ... (Read more)
New term in January 2021 - 22/12/2020 10:39:18
New term in January 2021 Dear Parents & Carers We are waiting for further information from Glasgow City Council about the new term, but the following is what we know so far: ... (Read more)
End of term message - 17/12/2020 10:06:01
We are nearly at the end of term, with school closing on Tue 22nd Dec at 2.30pm. Please read Ms Laird's message to all parents/carers below. Read here. ... (Read more)
Glendale's Home Learning Plan - 07/12/2020 08:48:26
As discussed at our previous Parent Council meeting, we include a copy of our Home Learning plan for all parent/carers. We have made an English and Punjabi/Urdu video which includes all of the information ... (Read more)
Important information for parents/carers - 19/11/2020 08:44:08
Please find below a letter from our Director of Education, Maureen McKenna, on Glasgow City Council moving to Level 4 restrictions from Friday at 6pm. Read here ... (Read more)
Glendale Newsletter - 03/11/2020 13:21:55
Please see our latest newsletter. Click here to read. ... (Read more)
Important information for parents/carers - 03/11/2020 10:30:40
Please see the letter below from our Director of Education, Maureen McKenna, on updated guidance for schools. Click here to read. ... (Read more)
Important information for parents/carers - 23/10/2020 15:25:58
Please see the letter below, from our Director of Education Maureen McKenna. Click here ... (Read more)
Halloween Activity Afternoon - Fri 30th October - 22/10/2020 10:13:14
We will be having a Halloween Activity Afternoon on Friday 30th October, with lots of fun things planned for classes that afternoon. We will have a 'wacky hair' theme, and if children choose, they can ... (Read more)
Sumdog - 22/10/2020 10:12:18
We continue to set spelling and maths challenges on Sumdog for our pupils as part of weekly homework. Please see the link below for more information, and let us know if you have any issues with Sumdog ... (Read more)
Important information for parents/carers - 31/08/2020 11:13:09
Please read the attached letter from the Director of Public Health, giving the latest up-to-date advice on Covid-19 testing. Click here to read. ... (Read more)
Returning to school - 06/08/2020 12:23:47
We are really looking forward to welcoming the children back to school but there is some important information that you need to know, prior to our return. Click here to read ... (Read more)
Important information for parents/carers - 03/08/2020 21:04:28
Following the Scottish Government's announcement that schools will re-open from 12th August 2020, our Director of Education, Maureen McKenna, has given this information to parents and carers. ... (Read more)
Important information for parents/carers - 23/06/2020 18:00:35
Following John Swinney's announcement today, Maureen McKenna, our Director of Education, has issued a letter for parents/carers regarding our planned return to school in August. Click here to read ... (Read more)
Glendale Risk Assessment - 19/06/2020 10:22:50
Please find below the full risk assessment that is in place for the safe return of pupils and staff to Glendale Primary. Click here to read. ... (Read more)
Information from Maureen McKenna - 18/06/2020 16:51:35
Previous letter (of 1st June) sent out by our Director of Education Maureen McKenna on plans for schools reopening in August. Click here to read. ... (Read more)
Clothing Grants - 15/06/2020 14:22:29
CLOTHING GRANTS. If you received a grant last year you do not need to apply this year, we will pay you automatically in early July. You must however let us know now if your circumstances ... (Read more)
Application for summer childcare - 09/06/2020 09:49:10
Maureen McKenna, Director of Education, has asked head teachers to tell parents about the way they can apply for childcare over the summer. This is for the children of keyworkers who do not ... (Read more)
School Uniform - 22/05/2020 12:11:05
Border Embroideries are open for business again, and school uniforms can now be ordered online at , and then search for Glendale Primary. ... (Read more)
Important message for parents/carers - 29/04/2020 15:36:55
Dear Parents & Carers Many thanks to all who are in regular contact with teachers using the children's Glow accounts, and to those who are completing and returning set work using Glow. ... (Read more)
Online Home schooling starts tomorrow! - 19/04/2020 20:29:44
Dear Parents & Carers Tomorrow, the teachers will email the children with maths, language and topic work to be done at home. This will happen every week until we are back together at school. ... (Read more)
Glasgow City Council on Twitter - 03/04/2020 13:41:19
Parents/carers, Please check out the Glasgow City Council Twitter page here. It has some top tips for home learning from our Education Director, Maureen McKenna. ... (Read more)
Teacher email addresses - get in touch please!! - 31/03/2020 13:16:47
Dear Parents Many of the children have not yet emailed their class teacher and we are very keen to establish reliable contact. The children got all the necessary login / passwords and a 'how to ... (Read more)
Contact request - 30/03/2020 13:21:59
Dear parent/ carer Last week only 44% of our children contacted their teacher via their Glow account. This is not so we can check that you are doing homework - although it is important- it is also ... (Read more)
GLOW email requests - 30/03/2020 13:20:59
Good morning As we start another school week, just a reminder that every child got a learning pack home with log in and password details for: Glow email Sumdog maths and spelling ... (Read more)
Children's University - 30/03/2020 13:20:05
For those children who are part of Children's University and looking for ways to keep up their participation in activities, please follow this link for some ideas and activities that you can claim credits ... (Read more)
GLOW logins - 25/03/2020 14:26:07
We have had a few emails asking about GLOW logins. Every child took home a teaching pack. In the pack there is a sheet of paper with GLOW, Sumdog and Giglets logins. Hope this helps. ... (Read more)
Important message - 25/03/2020 14:19:06
Yesterday class teachers sent out an email to all the children, asking them to send a reply. Very few children have replied as yet. Glasgow City Council has instructed schools to keep in weekly ... (Read more)
Children's access to GLOW email - 24/03/2020 10:16:51
I've asked the class teachers to send an email message to each child in their class to check that everyone has managed to access their email account from home. Please encourage your older children ... (Read more)
Good Morning Glendale - 24/03/2020 10:15:03
Good morning everyone Just to let you know that all our children are currently being cared for at home so therefore Glendale Primary is closed until further notice. All children can contact ... (Read more)
Vital Services - 19/03/2020 09:31:54
There is a form for parents/carers who are key workers in vital services to request that their children still attend school, during the school closure due to coronavirus. Should you fall into ... (Read more)
Home Learning Packs - 19/03/2020 09:25:38
Due to our school closure we are providing home learning packs to all pupils. If your child has been off school and will not be returning today/tomorrow, please ensure that their pack is collected from ... (Read more)
Foodbank Appeal - 19/12/2019 13:26:06
We would like to thank everyone for their very generous donations to the foodbank that Primary 7s ran. We have a massive donation to take to the foodbank - thanks again. ... (Read more)
Halloween Parties - 18/12/2019 12:15:13
Parents, pupils and staff all enjoyed Halloween parties and activities in October. Thanks to our Parent Council and parent helpers - we couldn't have done it without them. Everyone had a ball!! ... (Read more)
P5/4 visit the Church - 11/11/2019 15:07:42
P5/4 visited Pollokshields Church of Scotland, as part of our Term 2 R.M.E. topic: Christian Worship. Reverend Black kindly showed us around the church and answered lots of our questions. We really enjoyed ... (Read more)
Great Scottish Run - 02/10/2019 15:36:53
Children, families and staff attended the Great Scottish Run in Glasgow on Saturday morning. There were many runners from Glendale who did the school and their families proud. Well done to everyone who ... (Read more)
Welcome Back - 12/08/2019 13:19:40
We look forward to welcoming all of our pupils to school on Wed 14th August at 9am. We appreciate your patience as we update our website with all the new information for this session. ... (Read more)
End of term - 26/06/2019 15:59:37
Dear Parents/Carers, As we reach the end of term I wanted to thank you for all the support you have given the children and the staff during this school session. We have had another happy and ... (Read more)
Marie Curie fundraiser - 13/03/2019 15:40:35
Primary 5/4 and Primary 4/3 have been working hard on their Marie Curie enterprise project. They had a bake sale and have planted and grown daffodils which were also for sale. They have made over £500 ... (Read more)
Attention all parents/carers - 11/03/2019 09:03:38
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Growth Mindset at Glendale - 19/02/2019 09:40:24
Classes at various stages in our school have taken part in some Growth Mindset work with our colleague Aileen from Quarriers who works with us in school on a Thursday. Staff and children are thoroughly ... (Read more)
P5/4 visit the Church - 19/02/2019 09:27:01
Primary 5/4 had an informative visit to the Church this week. This has been their topic in RME this term, and they have shown just how much they have learned during this topic. Well done Primary 5/4! ... (Read more)
Campus celebrate during Scottish Culture days - 04/02/2019 11:56:38
Pupils and staff at the Glendale campus thoroughly enjoyed two days of celebrating all things Scottish. Classes did some ceilidh dancing, learned a song in Gaelic, played shinty, and cooked using oats. ... (Read more)
P5/4 visit the City Chambers - 23/01/2019 08:51:40
Primary 5/4 enjoyed a visit to the City Chambers in Glasgow as part of their Glasgow topic. They had a tour of the wonderful building and learned lots!! A great day out!! ... (Read more)
Starting School in Aug 2019 - Enrolment - 05/11/2018 11:28:06
P1 registration for children starting school in August 2019 will take place during the second week of November. Enrolment is no longer done in school. You can register your child by clicking here ... (Read more)
Play Along Maths gets underway! - 02/11/2018 12:04:30
Children in P5/4 and P4/3 have recently started their Play Along Maths sessions. Parents and carers have come into school to play Maths games with their children, to help develop Numeracy skills. This ... (Read more)
Halloween Parties! - 29/10/2018 09:55:18
Everyone enjoyed our Halloween parties on Friday afternoon. Children played party games and our Parent Council made spooky biscuits with our classes. They also did tattoos and provided face painting. ... (Read more)
P5/4 visit the Science Centre - 25/10/2018 14:42:06
Primary 5/4 enjoyed a great morning out to the Science Centre. They have been learning about Sound and Light in their topic. The children also enjoyed watching a film about conservation at the IMAX cinema. ... (Read more)
Children's University Graduates! - 18/06/2018 15:42:25
We had a wonderful time at the Children's University graduation ceremony last week. There were four proud graduates who have worked so hard in their learning outside of school that they received a certificate ... (Read more)
An Amazing Africa Week - 21/05/2018 09:38:01
Pupils, staff and parents enjoyed a super Global Citizenship week learning about all things Africa. Classes learned about various African countries, and took part in some African dance, African drumming ... (Read more)
World Book Day! - 20/03/2018 08:29:53
After the disruption of the snow days, we decided to reschedule our World Book Day Celebrations and dedicate another day to reading!! Pupils and staff came to school in their pyjamas, and at our assembly ... (Read more)
Aboriginal Art in P5/4 - 07/03/2018 08:51:10
Primary 5/4 have been learning about aboriginal art and used chalk, symbols and patterns to decorate the playground, and to tell stories to other children. Well Done P5/4! . ... (Read more)
Learning about Peru in P3 - 06/03/2018 12:40:15
Primary 3 have been learning all about Peru. They know lots of interesting things about Peru, and have been trying out some Peruvian art work. They made fantastic Peruvian masks. ... (Read more)
28th Feb, 1st March and 2nd March 2018- Glendale closed - 01/03/2018 08:04:57
School will be closed due to the weather. Please see Glasgow Twitter for further updates. ... (Read more)
Winter Fayre - 04/01/2018 11:31:05
Thanks to all those who contributed to our Winter Fayre - by donating, helping out on a stall or coming along to spend on the day - we raised an AMAZING £2880!! ... (Read more)
Maths Week Scotland - 18/09/2017 13:02:46
Pupils and staff at Glendale enjoyed taking part in a variety of Maths activities over the course of Maths Week Scotland last week. We had the opportunity to take part in Sumdog Competitions and Maths ... (Read more)
P6 watch their film in Edinburgh - 27/06/2017 08:56:28
The children from Primary 6 watched their film 'No Time For Dreaming' in Edinburgh on Friday of last week. It looked incredible on the big screen and the children answered questions about the making ... (Read more)
Children's University Graduation - 14/06/2017 10:00:42
Four of our pupils attended the Children's University graduation at Strathclyde Univerity's Barony Halls earlier this week. They all received either Bronze or Silver awards to recognise the hours of ... (Read more)
Musicians visit P6 and P7 - 14/09/2016 09:47:12
Pupils and staff from Primary 6 and Primary 7 were delighted to attend a music workshop at the beginning of the term. Everyone enjoyed the performance and a huge thanks to the musicians who came to visit. ... (Read more)
Graduation Fun!! - 08/09/2016 15:01:42
Well Done to the Children's University graduates who attended their ceremony at Strathclyde University at the end of last session. These children have been recognised for all their achievements which ... (Read more)
Fun at Children's University - 11/12/2015 12:32:56
Boys and girls who are part of Children's University continue to show their dedication by taking in part in a variety of extra-curricular activities and clubs. Many attend our Thursday lunchtime CU club, ... (Read more)
Primary 4 are working hard learning about Forces! - 11/12/2015 12:14:32
Pupils in Primary 4 have worked hard on a Forces topic this term, learning lots about how and why things move the way they do. They have taken part in lots of Science experiments to test forces, allowing ... (Read more)
Choir perform at St Enoch's Centre! - 11/12/2015 12:06:30
Earlier this week, pupils from across the school who are part of our choir attended a performance in the St Enoch's Centre in Glasgow. They went on the subway from school and performed their well ... (Read more)
Glendale pupils meet Glasgow Gaelic pupils for Turner Prize workshop - 11/12/2015 11:44:36
Pupils from Primary 4/3 met with pupils from the Glasgow Gaelic school at the Tramway on Thursday afternoon. They met and took part in a Turner Prize exhibition workshop where we learned a lot about ... (Read more)
Glendale ECO week - 04/09/2015 11:12:19
Glendale celebrated our first Eco Week from 7th - 11th September. It was a great success. Children and staff enjoyed working with our visitors and trips out of school. Even the weather was on our side! ... (Read more)
P1a enjoy their Summer Trip - 22/06/2015 15:18:12
Over the past few weeks, children throughout the school have been on their summer trips. Primary 1 and Primary 1a went to Kittochside Museum of Rural Life, and had a fabulous day out. They got to meet ... (Read more)
Cooking on a budget - 19/02/2015 17:07:03
Well done to all our Glendale cooks who made Pitta Pockets during Financial Education week. Every class chopped, cooked and tasted our healthy snack which only cost about 15p a head! So, find the recipe ... (Read more)
Glendale launch their annual Financial Education Week - 03/02/2015 12:54:26
On Monday, staff and pupils at Glendale started to think about all things money!! Children attended the launch assembly and already knew lots about spending, saving and banking. We have lots of visitors ... (Read more)
Primary 1a visit the Science Centre - 02/02/2015 14:30:40
Primary 1a enjoyed a visit to the Science Centre. They learned lots of new things and had fun playing at the Science Centre. More photos in the gallery!! ... (Read more)
Glendale celebrate Burns! - 02/02/2015 12:00:10
Children and staff at Glendale thoroughly enjoyed their annual Burns Assembly at the end of January. They learned about all things Scottish during our Scottish Culture Days and then everything came together ... (Read more)
P3 Open Afternoon - 02/02/2015 11:51:00
P3 held a parents weaving workshop on Monday 26 th January which had a fantastic turn out. The pupils loved teaching the adults how to weave. More photos in the gallery! ... (Read more)
P2 Visit Pollok Park - 23/11/2014 09:41:42
Primary 2 enjoyed learning about Minibeasts, Birds and Plants during Term 1. They were keen to find out more, so they went along to Pollok Park and had lots of fun getting close to some interesting ... (Read more)
Book Club at Glendale - 15/11/2014 22:56:24
Book Club re-opened this term with lots of new books for sale! It was great to see many of our children browsing through the books once again! We welcome children who are saving up for a book ... (Read more)
Primary 2 Play to Learn - 17/10/2014 22:49:37
Primary 2 enjoyed their Topic on Minibeasts, Birds and Plants. They learned more about Minibeasts through Play to Learn ! Click on the picture below to go to our Album in the Photo Gallery! ... (Read more)
The Great Scottish Junior Run 2014! - 05/10/2014 22:19:21
We are all very proud of the great effort made by this year's Team Glendale and their enthusiastic families who came along to George Square on Saturday 4th October to take part in The Great Scottish ... (Read more)
Blairvadach 2014 - 25/08/2014 21:38:23
A large group of our senior pupils enjoyed a fantastic start to the session with a five day outdoor adventure course at Blairvadach! All the children were a credit to Glendale and their families. ... (Read more)
Fun Day - 18/06/2014 23:25:15
What a glorious day we had to enjoy Glendale Fun Day . Look in the photo album for memories of the day. ... (Read more)
Destination outer space. - 12/06/2014 22:00:20
Primary 2 are learning about Destination Outer Space. Today in our ICT lesson we were learning about searching the internet, and how to open new tabs. Here are the websites we enjoyed ... (Read more)
Glendale Trip Week - 12/06/2014 21:54:49
All the girls and boys in Glendale are going on their summer trip this week. Some have had rain, some have had clouds and some were lucky to enjoy the sunshine - however everyone ... (Read more)
Our Street by Primary 2 - 18/05/2014 19:34:35
As part of our topic "We live here" Primary 2 built there own street ! First we collected lots of boxes, and stuck them together with masking tape. We thought about ... (Read more)
P4 Let's Think - 18/05/2014 19:15:51
P4 pupils have been working hard during Lets Think. They have been using their measuring skills from maths and making their very own aprons. Photographs have been taken by the pupils as part of their ... (Read more)
Glendale Women's Cafe - 23/04/2014 10:24:57
Thanks to Glendale staff and the Education Estates Dept we can confirm the site of the Glendale Women's cafe. We will be locating our 'portacabin' room on the grass space between what was ... (Read more)
Play Along Maths - 01/04/2014 14:33:28
Primary 1 and Primary 1a enjoyed Play Along Maths sessions in school with their families during this term. We are very grateful to the Parent Council for providing money to buy some great new ... (Read more)
Book Club Competition 2014 - 13/03/2014 23:22:08
Thank you to all the children who took part in our Book Club Competition over the last few weeks. The pictures of favourite story book characters all showed fabulous effort and selecting the winners ... (Read more)
Thank you so much - 12/03/2014 20:29:44
Thank you to everyone who has supported The Great Daffodil Appeal again this year and given so generously. Click on the daffodil to find out more about Marie Curie . Click here to ... (Read more)
Look and see what P4 have been doing. - 12/03/2014 20:11:02
Primary 4 have been making Topic word books for other classes in Glendale, with accompanying worksheets! Here a pupil from P4 shared a book with Primary 2 who are learning about We ... (Read more)
World Book Day - 12/03/2014 15:42:47
Glendale celebrated World Book Day with a Golden Book Afternoon on Friday 7th March. We worked in mixed groups from P1 - P3 and from P4 - P7. Some groups looked at non-fiction while others enjoyed ... (Read more)
Primary 5 Visit The Hunterian Museum - 26/02/2014 22:47:39
Primary 5 have been learning about The Romans this term. Have a look at what they found at The Hunterian Museum in Glasgow University! Click on the photograph to see our album! ... (Read more)
Sky Safari Trip at the Science Centre - 26/02/2014 19:08:02
P1a had a wonderful time in the planetarium, going on the sky safari. The children were able to use the knowledge they had built up during the topic ‘Night and Day’ to answer questions ... (Read more)
Our Good Turn Tubs - 11/02/2014 19:08:51
A special thank you to all Primary 2 pupils. During January they earned money at home doing Good Turns for friends and family. They each made posters to accompany their money tubs. ... (Read more)
Financial Education Week - 11/02/2014 18:58:38
Glendale have just enjoyed participating in Financial Education Week. Every pupil in the school was given opportunities to enjoy a variety of money based activities; from singing Jessie ... (Read more)
Wow wall January 2014 - 01/02/2014 21:15:47
Our new WOW shows the children's learning in RME. ... (Read more)
Book Club Competition! - 26/01/2014 18:26:18
Book Club re-opened in January to lots of interested readers! The new 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid' books flew out the door as did a number of our favourite Kipper story books! Many children started ... (Read more)
P5/4 visit to Provand's Lordship - 24/01/2014 12:48:12
Primary 5/4 enjoyed an excellent visit to Glasgow's oldest house which is called Provand's Lordship. They went there to learn about the life and times of Mary Queen of Scots for their Social Subjects ... (Read more)
Glendale Ceilidh. - 23/01/2014 22:51:33
The whole school came together to celebrate the life of Robert Burns. Every pupil took part as we shared our learning about Scotland's favourite poet. We had poetry, singing, dancing and musicians ... (Read more)
Thank you so much - 17/12/2013 19:38:51
Thank you so much. To all who came and spent their money ..... And to all those who gave donations ..... Maxwell Road...... Ravi Foodstores .....Noor Superstore. ... (Read more)
Glendale Choir Sings for Ronald McDonald House - 15/12/2013 16:02:52
Glendale Choir took themselves to The St Enoch Shopping Centre in Glasgow to help raise money for Ronald McDonald House, which is a special building for families attending Yorkhill Hospital. A selection ... (Read more)
Best Janitor 2013! - 10/12/2013 21:34:57
Mr Sorbet made such a big impression on our pupils when he worked at Glendale that they wanted to give him a special, 'Best Janitor Award'. Mr Sorbet set up the football team and was ... (Read more)
Blairvadach December 2013 - 10/12/2013 21:08:58
A group of our senior pupils from P.6 and P.7 enjoyed a wonderful stay at Blairvadach Outdoor Centre in Helensburgh. Thirty children experienced a wide variety of challenging, outdoor learning experiences ... (Read more)
P5 Science Centre visit - 04/12/2013 13:22:41
Primary 5 have been learning about the Solar System and visited the Science Centre's Planetarium to find out more. While they were there, they explored a variety of interactive exhibits and enjoyed themselves! ... (Read more)
Special visitors. - 28/11/2013 20:27:48
Today at Glendale was a very special day as Clyde came to visit. He is the mascot for the Glasgow Commonwealth games. He brought a special lady too ..... .........she is ... (Read more)
P5/4 Film-makers - 27/11/2013 11:31:23
Camera ...... action! P5/4 are stepping into the shoes of Alfred Hitchcock, Steven Speilberg and Orson Welles this year as they become film-makers. The class has been invited to participate ... (Read more)
Glendale Celebrates Halloween! - 05/11/2013 22:19:55
Glendale knows how to throw a party! Many of our children ventured out for an evening of dressing up, fun and games to celebrate Halloween! It was hard to know just who was there! To see our Halloween ... (Read more)
Our Local Heroes - 05/11/2013 18:30:06
Meet our own Local Heroes These girls were playing at the far end of the schoolplayground when they saw an elderly man fall. Through the railings they shouted and caught the attention ... (Read more)
P3 celebrate Eid - 28/10/2013 20:24:17
P3 had great fun making their Eid mobiles. They were enjoying getting into the festive spirit for Eid-ul-Adha. ... (Read more)
P2 work together - 21/10/2013 15:58:56
P2 worked together to find out what was living or non-living in our playground. Can you say which is living and which is not? ... (Read more)
An Autumn Walk - 17/10/2013 19:48:33
Primary 1 are learning all about Autumn ! They went for a walk through the streets of Pollokshields and into Maxwell Park to find out what is happening to our trees and plants at this time ... (Read more)
The Great Scottish Junior Run 2013! - 06/10/2013 21:34:24
An enthusiastic group of children from our school took part in The Great Scottish Junior Run 2013! Team Glendale were very impressive with their display of fitness and good sportsmanship! Families ... (Read more)
P1 and P1a Visit The Mosque - 01/10/2013 23:25:26
Our Primary One children have been learning about Islam this term. They wanted to find out more about what happens inside the mosque. They took their very first trip out of school, walking to the ... (Read more)
Our classes and our wall displays. - 18/09/2013 22:44:24
Click here to find out all about all our classes and meet all our lovely pupils. Click here to see our busy wall displays. ... (Read more)
P5/4 are wonderful artists - 12/09/2013 22:22:22
P5/4 have been looking at the natural sculptures of the British artist Andy Goldsworthy. Taking inspiration from him we went into the playground and created our own natural sculptures. Click ... (Read more)
What is growing? - 04/09/2013 21:22:19
Have you seen what is growing in our playground? Thank you to the Parents who secretly look after our tubs and planters! Click here to read about what the Eco children have ... (Read more)
Ladybirds - 01/09/2013 23:16:29
P2 are finding out about mini beasts. We had fun making these moving ladybirds. When you pull the string the ladybird moves up and down. Primary 7 girls had to come and help ... (Read more)
Eco news - 01/09/2013 23:13:03 have already been busy back at the allotment. Each Wednesday morning 10 children go to the New Victoria Garden Allotments . There are lots of jobs to do! See the full story by clicking ... (Read more)
Goodbye - 19/06/2013 22:26:02
It is with sadness that we say "Goodbye" to Mr Sorbet. He has been a great Janny during his time with us at Glendale. During our Certificate Assembly the children presented him with a Special ... (Read more)
Stories in the Round House! - 18/06/2013 22:02:10
For three Mondays in June, many children came along to the Round House during their lunch break to listen to some stories in the sunshine! It was great to have somewhere lovely to sit outside. Many ... (Read more)
Eco News - 16/06/2013 23:17:10
Glendale has achieved Green Flag status again - we now can proudly fly 3 Green Flags. Please take a look at the Eco section of the website to catch up with the rest of our Eco ... (Read more)
Bananas - 16/06/2013 23:08:54
Primary 1 enjoyed eating bananas in the Round House - we then went on to find out how they had grown and travelled from South America to us here in Scotland. Next week we ... (Read more)
P.1 and P.1a visit Kittochside Museum and Farm - 15/06/2013 20:55:39
Our Primary 1 children enjoyed a wonderful summer trip to Kittochside Museum and Farm. The children took part in three different activity groups including a chance to try out games played by ... (Read more)
Everyone loves a stick. - 22/05/2013 10:42:52
Everyone loves a stick - or a stone - and being outside. Juliet Robertson from The Creative Star Leanring Company came to Glendale to share her experience ideas and advice with many of ... (Read more)
Fun in the rain! - 12/05/2013 22:00:05
Glendale families turned up despite the rain to our annual Gardening Party. We cut down a lot of shrubs and trees and pulled up the weeds ! We planted some seeds. ... (Read more)
P2 Art Show - 12/05/2013 21:05:52
We Live Here During our topic ‘We Live Here’ Primary 2 have had the pleasure of working with local Glasgow Art School student Jen. We have been involved in creating photographs, ... (Read more)
Primary 2 Photographers! - 05/05/2013 22:46:25
These photos have been taken by the pupils for I.C.T using the digital cameras. They have learnt about focusing on the object and zooming in and out. The class were asked to find something in the ... (Read more)
Gardening Party - 01/05/2013 19:38:00
New Glendale Walking Group - 01/05/2013 19:21:10
Have you heard about Glendale's new Walking Group? This group is for families to join after school ......ask Mrs Pickup for more details. ... (Read more)
Financial education - 27/03/2013 19:44:51
The photo album of Financial Education is now available for viewing. Click the photo for more... ... (Read more)
Goodbye Mrs McGarry - 27/03/2013 19:41:38
The staff celebrated with Mrs McGarry as she goes on maternity leave. We wish her well . ... (Read more)
Comic Relief . Thank you - 27/03/2013 19:31:12
A huge thank you for the £275.07 that was raised and given to comic relief . ... (Read more)
Drumming for Vaisaki - 23/03/2013 22:03:52
The Sikh festival of Vaisaki will be celebrated on Sunday 14th April. Several classes have been learning all about Vaisaki and the children will be sharing this with the rest of the school at ... (Read more)
What are P1 looking at? - 02/03/2013 20:53:07
Primary 1 and Primary 1a are learning about Their Senses. A visit to the optician was enjoyed by all. We learnt about the sense of sight. We listened to the lady answering ... (Read more)
L.W.L - 02/03/2013 20:51:04
Why are our dinner ladies so happy? Click to here to read what our Eco.Com shared with us at assembly . The dinner ladies say our lunch hall is much cleaner. Well done everyone ... (Read more)
P.1 Play Along Maths - 18/02/2013 21:34:45
Children and families in Primary 1 celebrated the completion of their Play Along Maths sessions for 2013. Despite the snow, rain and wind of late, our families came to school to support their ... (Read more)
Golden time dressing up - 17/02/2013 14:42:19
Ms Galloway shares her room with some strange children on a Friday afternoon - do you recognise any one? CLICK PHOTO TO SEE IF YOU CAN RECOGNISE ANYONE. ... (Read more)
Help at home. - 31/01/2013 19:45:17
If you would like to encourage your child with their topic work - look in the Parent Zone , or in Staff and Curriculum. (under curriculum) All class teachers have left ideas of things that you ... (Read more)
Parents Welcome. - 28/01/2013 21:29:33
Here in Glendale parents are regularly invited into school for assemblies, Play along Maths, or showing their work from a topic. Here P1 pupils proudly show their work to their mums and dads. ... (Read more)
Burns Celebrations a Glendale - 28/01/2013 20:37:14
All the staff and pupils of Glendale joined together in their annual Burns Celebrations. The pupils sang, danced, recited Burns and Scots poems. While others ... (Read more)
P1 and P1a enjoy Winter Play! - 28/01/2013 19:36:21
Although we may not be enjoying the winter weather of rain, sleet and snow, the boys and girls of P1 and P1a have been inside and warm but still enjoying learning about WINTER during Play to Learn sessions. ... (Read more)
Christmas Choir Performance - 06/01/2013 16:16:49
On the last day of term the Choir gave a lovely performance to a large group of friends and family. They sang some of their favourites - as well as inviting the audience to join in with some festive ... (Read more)
Thank you! Thank you ! - 06/12/2012 22:00:49
All the pupils and staff at Glendale primary would like to say a huge thank you to the many local businesses and shops who made donations towards our successful Winter Fair. Ravi Foodstores ... (Read more)
Want to help your child with topic work?? - 19/11/2012 21:02:12
There is information on how to help with this term's topic work if you click here ... (Read more)
Autumn walk with Primary and !a - 10/11/2012 20:31:08
On November 8th Primary 1 and Primary 1a were fortunate to have a lovely sunny day to enjoy looking for signs of autumn as they walked to Maxwell Park .Seeds, leaves, berries, bare branches were all ... (Read more)
P1 and P1a are learning about 3D shape. - 10/11/2012 20:22:49
Primary 1 and Primary 1a are learning about 3D shapes. They discovered a cuboids has 6 faces and 8 corners. It is good for building too! We then set out to design our own cuboids! ... (Read more)
P.1 Visit the Madrasa Taleem - 07/10/2012 22:14:20
Primary 1 are learning about what happens inside a mosque. We had a very enjoyable visit to the Pollokshields Mosque in Nithsdale Road where Mr Saleem gave us a tour of the building and lots of new ... (Read more)
Book Club Questionnaire - 28/09/2012 23:24:35
Many thanks to all our families who completed the questionnaire at the end of last session. We are delighted with the positive response to our Book Club and welcome the suggestions for improvements, ... (Read more)
Gift bag recycling - 26/09/2012 21:36:14
A group of children from Eco.Com are working with Ms Galloway to recycle gift bags. They hope to make other things to sell at the winter fair. If you have any old gift bags that we may be able ... (Read more)
Blairvadach 2012 - 19/09/2012 21:17:23
A group of P.6 and P.7 pupils enjoyed a weekend trip to Blairvadach Outdoor Centre in Helensburgh. The children took part in all the activities with great enthusiasm. They showed a great ... (Read more)
Eco.Com - 09/09/2012 19:25:46
New stories in the Eco.Com section of our website click here The expert teaches a new gardener how it is done! A wee reminder that we are collecting Morrison vouchers ... (Read more)
Primary enjoy holiday maths - 08/09/2012 22:52:57
HOLIDAY MATHS This term Primary 1 have enjoyed a host of holiday activites that help their learning through Maths Play. Look in the photo gallery for more photographs. ... (Read more)
Class topics - 08/09/2012 22:48:24
Primary 3 are very excited about finding out about knights and castles. They are even going to Stirling Castle. Find out about what your children are learning about this term . Click here ... (Read more)
Wonderful Wall displays - 08/09/2012 20:17:57
Although we have only been at school for a few weeks already the walls of Glendale are covered with wonderful art work. P6 looked closely at Van Gogh sunflower paintings. P7/6 painted in ... (Read more)
The Great Scottish Junior Run - 07/09/2012 19:32:17
An enthusiastic group of pupils took part in The Great Scottish Junior Run on Saturday 1st September. The children ran in the 3K event and looked fantastic in their special t-shirts and Glendale ... (Read more)
Glendale Women's night - 02/09/2012 21:35:29
click on the heart to see the photos! Over a hundred ladies came together for a fun evening of entertainment, music, fashion, music, dance and shopping . The evening was ... (Read more)
Primary 1 potato harvest - 28/06/2012 13:13:13
Find out why Primary 1 are looking so glum. Click ... (Read more)
Eco harvest time at the Allotment - 20/06/2012 22:55:44
Today was time for Eco. com to go to the allotments to harvest some of their produce. For more on this story click on the Mrs Cameron was fanned with ... (Read more)
P2/1 visit The Farm - 06/06/2012 22:03:20
During Term 4 Primary 2/1 have been finding out all about The Farm. In the class they have done lots of exciting things and found out a great deal of information. They have made bread, made butter, planted ... (Read more)
Once upon a Primary 2 - 30/05/2012 22:06:31
Primary 2 are enjoying a special project on Fairytales. We are listening to lots of famous stories such as Cinderella, The Ugly Duckling, Jack and The Beanstalk and Rumpelstiltskin. On a Thursday ... (Read more)
Look what we have in our playground! - 23/05/2012 19:22:05
Amidst the fever of Olympic week and under beautiful sunny blue skies some exciting things were happening in our playground! And then it was finished. A ... (Read more)
Glendale Gardening Party - 18/05/2012 20:13:15
Glendale Gardening Party Saturday 12th May - Thank you to all our volunteers Thank you to everyone who gave of their time on Saturday morning to make our school ... (Read more)
Frog spotting at the allotments! - 16/05/2012 22:28:01 are working alongside The Hidden Gardens at an allotment in The New Victoria Gardens. If you click here you will find more information about our exciting project. ... (Read more)
Giraffes Can't Dance! - 14/05/2012 21:57:44
P.1 and P.2/1 had a special visit from Louise Brown of the Citizens Theatre. She came to Glendale to tell the story of Gerald, a giraffe who thinks he can't dance. However, with a little imagination ... (Read more)
Sport Relief 2012 - 27/03/2012 21:30:53
You're simply Incredible To absolutely everyone who went the extra mile for Sport Relief 2012, we can’t thank you enough. Because of your amazing generosity, the current Sport Relief total ... (Read more)
Play Along Maths 2012 - 12/03/2012 20:30:23
Ch ildren from P.1 and P.2/1 have just finished our Play Along Maths Sessions for 2012. It was great to see so many families taking part. Our boys and girls learned lots of new Maths by playing ... (Read more)
Glendale Book Club - 11/03/2012 20:28:42
Since the start of the New Year, many regular visitors have come to the Book Club searching for favourite titles and authors, whilst others are keen to try new ones. Many pupils have come for the very ... (Read more)
P.1 and P.2/1 Visit The Optician - 07/02/2012 21:40:06
This term, P.1 and P.2/1 are learning all about The Senses . We visited our local optician in Albert Drive. They let us sit on the special chairs and see the fantastic machines which they use to ... (Read more)
P2 at Play to Learn - 02/02/2012 12:45:40
Look in the photo gallery to see all the interesting things they have been doing during Play to Learn. ... (Read more)
Primary 1 Visit the Gurdwara - 31/01/2012 21:19:13
Primary 1 are learning about Sikhism this term. We visited the Gurdwara on Nithsdale Rd. to find out more about this holy building and what happens inside. Mrs Dilber gave us a warm welcome and told ... (Read more)
Blairvadach - 14/01/2012 20:42:15
The first school week of 2012 for 36 Glendale pupils was a week they will never forget. The children from Glendale excelled in the week's challenges. They were tidy and well mannered. The instructors ... (Read more)
Winter wonderland - 28/12/2011 12:36:16
Winter has come to Glendale ! Infant children look forward to a winter themed Play to learn ! ... (Read more)
Learning in Glendale! - 05/11/2011 19:08:33
Family and friends are welcome in to Glendale at anytime - but just in case you haven't had chance to be in school recently we thought you would like a little look at some of the exciting work that ... (Read more)
Glasgow Museums Resource Centre - 11/10/2011 19:35:21
Primary one went to the resource museum. Once inside we met Harry and Billy who talked to us about what we might take and see on a trip to the beach. We knew lots of answers because ... (Read more)
Tooth brushing in Primary 1 - 01/10/2011 22:41:55
The boys and girls of Primary 1 found out how to look after their teeth and were given a new tooth brush and tooth paste. They drew a picture to remind them how to brush their teeth ... (Read more)
Macmillan coffee morning - 01/10/2011 22:37:48
The teachers joined in The World's largest Coffee Morning and made a generous donation to Macmillan Cancer Care. Macmillan Cancer Support helps improve the lives of people affected by cancer, ... (Read more)
Look who came to Glendale today! - 24/11/2010 21:59:55
Today we had some unusual visitors in primary 1. A tarantula a centipede a toad a snake These are nocturnal animals. ... (Read more)
Goldentime - 07/11/2010 21:29:05
Goldentime Golden time is a consistent and efficient system for celebrating success. It is structured to reinforce the golden rules and to enable children who keep these rules to have opportunity ... (Read more)