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School Profile

Mosshead Primary School Profile

Address: Stockiemuir Avenue, Bearsden, Glasgow, G61 3LZ
Telephone: 0141 955 2245

Fax No: 0141 942 7380

Mosshead Primary School is a non-denominational, co-educational school with accommodation for 396 pupils in primaries 1 to 7. The roll at present is 371.

The school, single storey, semi-open plan building, was completed in 1972, and has a playground, partly grass, partly tarmac, and a blaes football pitch.


There is a Music Room, ICT Suite, Resource Room and a large Hall, which acts as a Cafeteria and a Gymnasium. There is a Stage, which provides the setting for weekly assemblies and school concerts.

The present staffing includes the Head Teacher, 2 Depute Head Teachers, 1 Principal Teacher and 19 Class Teachers. In addition we have specialist teachers in physical education, learning support and music as well as 3 peripatetic instructors for Brass, Violin and Woodwind. The support staff includes 1 full time Administration Assistant, 2 part time Clerical Assistants, 3 Classroom Assistants and 5 Support for Learning Assistants assisting children with specific needs and our Site Coordinator

An active Parent Council and an enthusiastic Parent Teachers Association support the work of the school.

We liaise closely with our school cluster which includes, Bearsden Primary, Baljaffray Primary, Castlehill Primary and Bearsden Academy.

In addition to this we liaise with all parties in education, health and all interested parties through locality planning.

We have an on-going policy of encouraging links with the local community and the children regularly participate in community projects.

On- going extra curricular activities include Football, Netball, Basketball, Table Tennis, Scripture Union, Tennis, Mini-Fit and Handball.

In Mosshead Primary we offer a broad and balanced curriculum. Curriculum for Excellence and its purposes and values are interwoven into our practice with the principles fully implemented.

Our pre-five cluster arrangement is well established and liaison with all pre-five partners is continuing through this partnership.