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 Mrs Lynn Jamieson
Long Calderwood Primary is a co-educational non-denominational primary school situated in Calderwood area of East Kilbride and is part of the Calderglen Learning Community. Present Roll: 179 Classes: 7 (P1, P2, P3, P4, P5, P6 and P7)

Parent Council

We have a supportive and active Parent Council within the school. The chair of the Parent Council is Mr Brian Kerr. We meet every second month and are keen to start planning joint events again such as activity afternoons and fundraisers. If you wish to contact our chair please email him at longcalderwoodparentcouncil@googlemail.com As well as our Parent Council we also have a group of parents, staff and children who support projects driven through the pupil equity fund.

School Ethos and values

The culture and ethos at Long Calderwood is inspired by the convention of the rights of the child. Rights and responsibilities are at the heart of everything we do and our school motto is: Imagine and achieve This motto has inspired us to create a mural for the dining room wall in our school. We have worked together as a school community to create a set of values, mainly based on the Olympic and Paralympic values.
  • Respect - Value the rights of others and expect the same back.
  • Excellence - Achieve the best you can and always do better than the last time.
  • Friendship   Be there for others; listen, trust and respect them and expect the same back.
  • Courage - Have faith to face even the most difficult of challenges.
  • Determination - Never give up; do what you set out to do and achieve it.
  • Inspiration - Show everyone what can be done and let them show you.
  • Equality - Give everyone the same rights regardless of their race, colour, gender, language, religion, politics, and nationality, social class, place of birth or disability.
  • Compassion - Help and care for people, including those we do not know.           
Community partnerships

The school community enjoys many partnerships with other organisations and agencies including: 
  • Calderglen High where pupils support us in our school shows, after school sports clubs, sports day and joint projects;
  • Staff working with other primary/nursery staff in the Calderglen learning community to share ideas and work on joint projects;
  • Calderwood Baptist Church, including supporting the local food bank;
  • Kingsway Nursing Home, Kilbryde Hospice and Hairmyres where the children will sing;
  • 21st Century Families, a charity which promotes traditional play;
  • Active Schools staff and local sports coaches who provide training for staff and support extra-curricular and PE activities; and
  • Local businesses, which provide a focus for enterprise and many other aspects of the curriculum.
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