"The truth shall make you free" 
John Ch8 V32

Rothesay Primary School / Rothesay Joint Campus


Rothesay   PA20 9JH

Isle of Bute

Tel: (Rothesay 01700) 503227

Fax: (Rothesay 01700) 501025  Click here to e-mail

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Rothesay Primary Early Learning and Childcare

Welcome to Rothesay Primary Early Learning and Childcare web page.

We run 2 pre-5 sessions every day, one in the morning and one in the afternoon.  We can take up to 27 children at each session.

We cater for children aged 3 to 5.

Our Manager is Mrs Maureen Shaw who is the Head of Learning and Teaching in the Primary.

ELCC Session Times

Mornings         - 9.00 - 12.10pm

Afternoons      - 12.30 - 3.40pm

                   Who Will I Meet at the Nursery?

Mr Barry Wilson - Acting Head Teacher

Mrs Maureen Shaw - Depute Head Primary + Manager of Rothesay Primary ELCC



Childcare and Education Workers are: 

Mrs Michelle Fisher

Miss Carol-Anne Dooley

Mrs Fiona Wilson

Miss Donna Martin

Miss Beth Standaloft

Mrs Lorna Campbell (ASN Assistant)


Supply Workers are:-

Mrs Lorna Campbell

Miss Ashley Halford


Clerical Assistant:-

Mrs Hazel McKale


          Regular Visitors to the Nursery


Mrs Jean Kennedy - Speech and Language

Mrs Lee Morrison - School Nurse

Mr Stuart Craig - Educational Psychologist

Miss Siobhan Murray - Health/Speech + Lang

Mrs Fiona Duncan - Childsmile

Mrs Alison Menzies - Named Person

Important Dates for 2017

26th May - Ramadan begins


30th May - Pre5 Coffee Morning (9.30-12.00)


6th June - Pre5 Parents' Evening 4.30 - 6.30


7th June - Pre5 Parents' Evening 4.30 - 6.00


8th June - Pre5 Sports Day


13/14/15th - Strawberry Fayre


22nd June - Pre5 Summer Trips


25th June - Eid al-Fitr


26th June - Italian Visitors come to School!


29th June - Parties and Graduation Day!


30th June - Summer holidays begin at 1.00


16th Aug - Back to Preschool at 9.00am :)




If you would like to visit our ELCC Provision please telephone the school on 01700 503227 and ask for Mrs Shaw.

We would be delighted to show you and your child around our wonderful modern facilities and discuss the immense benefits of pre-school education.

mrs Shaw 2

The Care Commission

has become SCSWIS

(Social Care and Social Work Improvement Scotland)  Find out more at:-



Now changed to

The Care Inspectorate

Forest Schools

We are pleased to offer Forest Schools

in the beautiful grounds of Mount Stuart.


preschool line

Did you know?

From August 2014 each child aged 3-5 will be offered up to 5 sessions per week and each session will be for 3 hrs and 10mins


Education Scotland Report 2013