Auchtergaven Primary School

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Our School Day 

Set in the beautiful Perthshire countryside Auchtergaven Primary School is approximately 8 miles north of Perth, just off the A9. We are a happy, busy school where the children learn in a supportive, caring environment.

We have 6 primary classes and 22 full-time places in our nursery. 

School Times

Morning session 9.00 am – 12.15 pm
Morning Break 10.40 am – 10.55 am
Afternoon session 1.00 pm – 3.00 pm

We operate two sittings for lunch. 12:15-12:35pm generally for younger pupils and 12:35-1pm for older pupils. Older pupils go out to play first and come for their lunch when the bell rings at 12:35pm.

School Holiday Dates

Information regarding the school holiday dates can be found by clicking the link below.

http://www.pkc.gov.uk/schoolholiday

Please refer to Perth and Kinross Council, Family Holiday Information Leaflet for information if you are considering taking your child on holiday during term time.

Pupil Absence 

Parents are requested to telephone the school by 9.30 am on the morning of the first day of a child’s absence. If your call is not answered please leave a message on the answer machine. Voicemails are checked at 9am and if a message has been left we will be aware of your child’s absence from school.

In addition, absence must be explained by letter or email to the school on the child’s return. This is a legal requirement.