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We are very effective at partnership working to enhance the learning opportunities for our pupils.

We regularly work in close partnership with Active Schools, Partick Housing Association, Glasgow Life, Glasgow University,StrathclydeUniversity, BBC, Science Centre, Glasgow Rocks Basketball Club, Fever Basketball, Jump2it Basketball, Broomhill Sports Club, Western Tennis Club and other local sports clubs, businesses and shops.

We have supported the ‘Bridges Programme’ for several years.

Find out more at their website


Each year Sports Leaders from Hillhead High and Hyndland Secondary enhance Health & wellbeing experiences for our pupils.

We have recently made excellent links with Willowbank Bowling Club, following taster sessions of bowling in school for all classes. Thanks to Kevin McKay for his help. For more information look at



Sainsbury's (Crow Road)

We have had a stong partnership with Sainsbury's for many years.

February 2016: Staff from Sainsburys donated 'Mog' books to the school and did some store telling sessions in Primary 1.

Primary 4 visited the store to find out about Fair Trade products.

Sainsbury's staff donated a hamper for us to raffle at our Fair Trade Cafe. They gave all the children a goody bag!



Glasgow DanceAcademy

GDA have run dance sessions for us.

Check out their website to learn more

They run classes in the United Free Church of Scotland opposite Thornwood Primary.


Infusion Dance Co

We have also had dance sessions from Infusion Dance Co.

Here's their Twitter page:



We are grateful to SoniqueSounds for giving their time to DJ at our Parent Council Discos.

As well as a Thornwood parent, Sonia from SoniqueSounds hosts the Drive By on AWAZ 107.2 FM Radio, Tuesdays from 4pm-7pm.

Check her out on Facebook and, or for more information or bookings! 

Thanks again Sonia and SoniqueSounds. Your Discos are always fantastic!


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Parent Council Disco - 02/04/2015 12:06:57
SoniqueSounds Thanks to Sonia from the award winning SoniqueSounds for DJing our Spring Disco. As well as a Thornwood parent, Sonia is Scotland's Favourite Female DJ and hosts the Drive ... (Read more)
Partick Library - 02/04/2015 12:06:31
Information from Geraldine Donnan - November '14 Cultural Services Supervisor Whiteinch Library14 Victoria Park Dr South Glasgow G14 9RL Tel: 07741232716 ... (Read more)
Wheelchair Tennis - 02/04/2015 12:05:56
Wheelchair Tennis classes: Glasgow Club Scotstoun - Danes Drive, Glasgow, G14 0HQ Monday 7pm to 9pm - Juniors & Adults – All Abilities. Cost £5.00 per session ... (Read more)
Sponsored kits from Partick Housing Association - 01/04/2015 11:13:03
Thank you to Partick Housing Association who sponsored sports kits for our pupils to wear at sporting competitions. In March 2014 Thornwood Primary played host to three local schools for ... (Read more)