For silky skin and sparkly eyes,

eat fresh fruit and exercise.

Milngavie Primary School is fully committed to a holistic approach to Health Education and to the promotion of health in our school and community.

As a health promoting school we consider the health and wellbeing of our “Milngavie Family” - pupils and staff, to be of paramount importance. We make every effort to provide a safe, happy, stimulating, healthy environment where staff and pupils thrive on a daily basis. We embrace a holistic approach to health in all that we do and encourage community involvement in all aspects of health promotion which is incorporated into our Health Education, Science, and Personal Social Development curriculum. We work in partnership with parents, health services and the wider community to ensure that every effort is made to promote health and wellbeing.

How do we do it?

  • We endeavour to make every member of the “Milngavie Family” feel special and valued, promoting self esteem and self worth.
  • We foster an understanding in our pupils and staff the importance of looking after themselves properly.
  • We strive to give our pupils a full understanding of the need to develop good personal relationships.
  • We pride ourselves on providing a safe, happy stimulating and healthy environment both inside and outside Milngavie Primary School.
  • We encourage our pupils to be active and live safely in their home and community.
  • We encourage health eatingWe work in partnership with parents and have developed strong links between home, school and the wider community.
  • We value the contribution and commitment of every member of our staff team and promote self worth.
  • Our staff lead by example in promoting a healthy lifestyle as they understand the strong influence they can have on pupils.
  • We are proactive in promoting positive relationships with external agencies recognising the value of partnerships with specialist health related services.