Maxwellton Events


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Tel: 01355 222521

Fax: 01355 573160

Church Service

Dear Parent/Carer

Our Christmas service takes place on Wednesday 23rd December from 9.30am-10.30am at Moncreiff parish Church.  All welcome.

Christmas Show Raffle Donations

Dear Parent/Carer

Please click here to view the fabulous donations received so far by the pupils of P6. If any parent/carer would like to make a donation please hand it into the school office.

Thank you for your continued support



Loaves & Fishes Appeal

Dear Parent/Carer

Maxwellton Primary and Greenburn School are collecting hats, scarves and gloves for Loaves and Fishes to help the homeless over the Christmas period. We shall be collecting them from the 4th until the 8th of December and they shall be placed under the Christmas tree in the foyer.

Please help as all donations will be much appreciated

Yours sincerely,

Pupil Council

Christmas Calendar of Events

Dear Parent/Carer

please click here to view Maxwellton Primary & Nursery Christmas diary of events

Christmas Tree Decoration

Dear Parent/Carer,

Our school Christmas tree will be arriving next week and we would like to ask all our children for Nursery to Primary 7, to join in our annual tradition of decorating it with the children from Greenburn School.

If your child would like to participate and create or design their own Christmas Tree decoration for our tree, they should bring their decorations to school on Thursday the 3rd of December.

We will be decorating the tree in the afternoon.

Thank you for your continued support.

School Improvement Planning Session 2015-16

Click here to view presentation document.

Eco-Schools Minutes Monday 2nd November 2015

Dear Parent/Carers

Please click here to view the Minutes for the Eco-Schools Committee from Monday 2nd November 2015.

RRS Committee meeting Minutes September 2015

Dear Parent/Carer

Please click here to view the Minutes for September's RRS Committee Meeting.

Joint Committee Meeting RRS and Pupil Council

Dear Parent/Carer

please click here to view the minutes of the Joint Committee Meeting held on Monday 2nd November 2015

Parent Council Annual General Meeting 2015

Dear Parent/Carer

Maxwellton Parent Council will be hosting their Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 4th November at 6.30pm in the school.  We look forward to seeing as many parents/carers as possible.

Thank you

Funky Day Friday 30th October

Dear Parent/Carer

On Friday 30th October children can bring up to £3.00 to spend on various activities.  Such as:-

Dress down and crazy hair 50p each

Cake and candy (all donations welcome)

Meet Disney characters

Beat the goalie

and much much more...

September Holiday

Dear Parent/Carer

Maxwellton Primary School & Nursery Class will be closed on Friday 25th & Monday 28th September for the holiday weekend.

Have an enjoyable break!


Dear Parent/Carer

On Thursday 24th September we are inviting everyone who attends Maxwellton Primary, Maxwellton Nursery & Greenburn School to take part in the DANCE - A -THON to help raise money for school funds.

Please click here for full details and a sponsor form.  All pupils were given a hard copy to bring home.

Thank you

Primary 1 Induction Presentation - Mrs McLaren

Dear Parent/Carer

Please click here to view Mrs McLaren's P1 Induction presentation.  Thank you.

Meet The Teacher Evening 2015

Dear Parent/Carer

Please click here to view a presentation of our Meet The Teacher Evening which was held on Monday 24th August 2015

P1 - Monday 17th August

Dear Parent/Carer

Our new Primary 1 pupils start school at 9.30am until 12.15pm on Monday 17th August 2015.  From Tuesday 18th until Friday 21st children will be in school from 9am until 12.15pm.

Monday 24th August - all pupils 9am - 3pm.

End of Term

Dear Parents/Carers

School closes for the summer break on Wednesday 24th June at 1pm.  We wish each and everyone a fabulous break and look forward to seeing you again on Monday 17th August 2015.

Composite Classes & Class Organisation Information

Dear Parents/Carers

Please click the following links to view SLC leaflets regarding Composite Classes & Class Organisation.

Classroom organisation - click here to view

Composite Classes - click here to view


Sports Awards Tuesday 16th June

Dear Parents/Carers

Our Sports awards take place in the school hall on Tuesday 16th June from 1.30 - 2.30pm.  Parents/Carers of P6&P7 pupils are more than welcome to attend.

BBC Scotland Film Animation

Please click on the links below to view the finished Film Animation made by P5 during the BBC Scotland visit to the school.


School Holiday Reminder

The school/nursery will be closed on Friday 22nd & Monday 25th May. 

Have a good break.

Spring Fayre Saturday 16th May 2015

Dear Parent/Carer


Maxwellton Primary Parent Council are organising a Spring Fayre on Saturday 16th May from 11am - 2pm. We are looking for donations for the Tombola, Cake & Candy etc. We are also looking for any budding bakers who can make & donate simple Jam Tarts for the Mad Hatters Tea Party on the day.

Car Boot spaces can be booked for £10, non-commercial tables are £5 and commercial tables £20. Please telephone the school office on 222521 if you would like to book.

Thank you to everyone who has bought raffle tickets and sent in donations to the school already. Can I please ask that any unused raffle tickets be returned to the school.

Your continued support is greatly appreciated.

Thank you




Diary of Events Term 4 2015

Dear Parent/Carer

Please click here to view our Diary of Events for our Summer Term.  Please note that any further dates or events will be emailed nearer the time.

Thank you

Burns Competion 2015

Every year Maxwellton take part in the East Kilbride Rotary Club Burns Competition. Children from P5 - 7 are entered for recitation, singing and the school choir also performs. The children are always an outstanding credit to our school both in their behaviour and in their performance. We have had some prizes in the past but this year we are delighted to annouce that we had three winners.                                                                                

  • Katie in P7 won second prize in the P6-7 soloist.
  • Sophie won first prize in the P4-5 soloist
  • Murdo won first prize in the P4 -5 instrumentalist

Sophie and Murdo were then entered in to the Lanarkshire Regional section of the comptetion and we are delighted to annouce that Sophie won first prize in the soloist section, and Murdo shall also be entered into the next section of the competition.

A huge congratulations to them both and very good luck in the National Competition in May!

Comic Relief - Red Nose Day Friday 13th March 2015

Dear Parent/Carer,

Maxwellton Primary School will be holding events to raise money for Comic Relief on Friday 13th March. You can design your own red nose, there will be a wear it red day and a treasure hunt for 50p each. Also there is a competition to bake the best Comic Relief Bake; this can be anything from cupcakes to traybakes. Just remember that by participating in any of these activities you will be helping those less fortunate than yourselves.

Thank You,

Maxwellton Primary School

P6 Micro Tyco

Dear Parent/Carer

The pupils of P6 will be having a sale on Thursday 26th February as part of their enterprise.  They are also looking for family recipes to make up a recipe book which will be sold on the day for 50p.

please click here for details of items for sale and times for parents to attend their child's class.

Thank you for your support 

P6 pupils


Pupil Voice Minutes

please click here to view the pupils voice minutes from January 2015

Minutes of Outdoor Learning Focus Group 02.02.15

Dear Parent/Carer

please click here for minutes of our Outdoor Learning Focus Group

British Heart Foundation - Dress Down

Dear Parent/Carer,
Friday the 6th of February is British Heart Foundation Day.  All pupils are invited to dress down for school on this day and wear red.  A suggested donation of 50p towards The British Heart Foundation is suggested.
Thank you for your support.

Scottish Assembly 2015

Dear Parent/Carer

On Monday 26th January at 1.30pm we will be hosting our Scottish Assembly.   Tickets are available to purchase at £2 each.  At present only 2 tickets per family can be bought but parents will be notiffied if more become available.

Please send any monies into school in an envelope with your child's name and class clearly marked on the front.

We would also like to ask for donations for our Scottish raffle.  Goods such as Shortbread, Baxters Soup, Tunnock's produce, Scottish Cheese etc. would be gratefully appreciated.

Can we ask if anyone is kindly donating whisky or any other alcoholic drinks, that these are handed in to the office by an adult please.

Thank you for your continued support.


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It costs NOTHING and you can raise funds for the school just by logging onto the site and accessing your online stores from there.

Full details on our Parent Council page - click here.


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Our Address

Maxwellton Primary & Greenburn School
Calderwood Road
East Kilbride
G74 3DP

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Maxwellton Primary Hours

Mon-Fri: 9:00am - 3:00pm
Lunch: 12:15pm - 1:00pm

We also operate a inclusive breakfast club 5 days a week and an inclusive after school club on Tuesday & Wednesday evenings.

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