Cumbernauld school celebrates superb HMI report

Head Teacher Ann Kay addresses the school
Head Teacher Ann Kay addresses the school

WHITElees Primary School have shown everyone in Cumbernauld how to succeed in education - and now they’ve shown everyone how to party!

The pupils, staff and teachers at the Abronhill school gathered with parents and members of the local community to toast their recent HMIe success where they were awarded and astounding FIVE excellent awards.

The school choir entertain at  Whitelees Primary's celebratory garden party. Below: Head teacher Ann Kay

The school choir entertain at Whitelees Primary's celebratory garden party. Below: Head teacher Ann Kay

This review made Whitelees the best primary school in Scotland and a garden party was organised to celebrate the achievement.

Head teacher Ann Kay, herself described as an “inspirational” leader in the glowing report, said that the celebration day was as much to acknowledge the success of Cumbernauld as it was the school.

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