Portree Primary School
Kaitlin and Jack swimming gala winners 2008

Pictured above are this years swimming gala winners Kaitlin MacPherson and Jack Latton.  All pupils enjoyed this annual swimming gala and most P6 and P7 pupils took part.  Congratulations to Jack who has has managed to hold onto his shield for another year, well done also to Kirstin MacDougall and William Cowie who were runners up.

Sport at PPS

Sport is an important part of daily life PPS. Our pupils are enthusiastic participants in a wide range of sports. The school regularly competes at national level in shinty and in 2005 won the Mackay Cup, the national trophy. Pupils compete successfully at regional level in football, cross-country and swimming.

We are only able to offer such a wide range of sporting opportunities and to compete at such a high level nationally thanks to the support of parents and members of the community. Our dedicated team of parent coaches give freely of their time every week of the school term and we wish to acknowledge their contribution.


Highland Schools Swiming Championships 2007
Highland Schools Swiming Championships 2007

Portree Primary School pupils recently too part in the Highland Swimming Championships at the Aqua Dome in Inverness and enjoyed some successes.


Danielle Gordon got bronze medals in the Girls’ Under 12- 50m Breaststroke and the 50m Freestyle.

William Cowie got a silver medal in the Boys’ Under 12-  50m Breaststroke


The result of the day however was the gold medal won in the Girls’ Under 12- 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay- the winning team was made up of  Danielle Gordon, Ruth Gordon, Megan MacLeod and Kaitlin MacPherson.


Pics show winners with their medals- Megan, Danielle, Ruth, Kaitlin- Willie front.


School Cross Country 2008

Skye Basketball Tournament 19th January 2008 

Portree Primary entered 3 teams into this tournament, all teams did very well with 1 team reaching the semi final and 1 other reaching the final.  The lucky finalists will travel to Inverness on Tuesday 29th January.


Andrew and Ruth PPS X Country winners 2008
PPS Girls' Cross country line up
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