"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 offer half-day sessions: 9.00 - 12.10 or 11.50 - 3.00pm.

Also full-day sessions from 9.00 - 3.00pm (including lunch).

We cater for children aged 3 to 5.

Our Manager is Mrs Maureen Shaw who is the Senior Depute at Rothesay Primary.

ELCC Session Times

Mornings         - 9.00 - 12.10pm

Afternoons      - 11.50 - 3.00pm

Whole Days    - 9.00 - 3.00

                   Who Will I Meet at the Nursery?

Mrs Louise Nicol - Head Teacher (Acting)

Mrs Maureen Shaw - Senior 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

Mrs Lorna Campbell

Mrs Caroline Swan

Mrs Tracy Rooney


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 + Language Therapist

Mrs Fiona Duncan - Childsmile

Mrs Alison Menzies - Named Person

Important Dates for 2018


20 Feb - Astronomy Fun!

23 Feb - Morag MacDonald visiting


1  March - World Book Day!

7  March - Carol-Anne - Nutritional              

                Nutritional Guidance Course

8  March - Eco Day!


14 March - Fiona - Whittling Course


15 March - P1 Parents' Meeting -

                 Rothesay Primary 7.00pm


20 March - Carol-Anne - Messy Maths


26 March- Italian visitors in school


29 March - P7 Easter Service UCB 10am

                 Nursery closes for Easter

16th April - Nursery open from 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 January 2015 our boys and girls can come to Pre5 from 9.00am to 3.00pm and have their lunch in school!


Of course, parents/carers may want half days and that can be arranged too :)


Education Scotland Report 2013