"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

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

16th August    Back to Pre5!


17th August    School Photographs today :)


28th August    Rag Bag Collection


1st Sept          Welcome Day 11.00 - 2.00pm

                      Eid 1st - 4th September


6th Sept          Local Authority Visit


13th Sept        Primary Open Day


15th Sept        Pre5 Family Day


26th Sept        Parent Council AGM @ 7pm


28th Sept        Rag Bag Collection


6th October    October Holidays begin


23rd October  Back to Pre5!


31st October  Pre5 Hallowe'en Parties








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.


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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