Our School Information


At Carrick Knowe we try to live by our values; Kindness, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility

These values were formed in 2019 after consultation with our parents, staff, children and local community.

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Carrick Knowe Primary School is situated to the west of Edinburgh. We are a non-denominational school with approximately 330 pupils as well as 120 children enrolled in the nursery.

The catchment high school for Carrick Knowe is Forrester High School. More information about Forrester High School can be found over on their website: http://forresterhighschool.org.uk/

Our school usually follows this timetable:

P1-P7 Timetable

Monday – Thursday:

08:50-9:00 – School begins.

10:35-10:50  – Morning Break

12:15-13:15 – P1 and P2 Lunch
12:30-13:15 – P3-P7 Lunch

15:00 – P1 and P2 school day ends

15:15 – P3 – P7 school day ends

Friday Changes:

12:15 – P1 and P2 School day finishes

12:25 – P3-P7 School day finishes