Westpark School is a primary school in Aberdeen, in the north-east of Scotland. The roll is around 280 children.
In the school there are 9 classes ranging from P.1 (aged4/5) to P.7 (aged 11/12). There is also a nursery that has places for 80 children – 40 in the morning and 40 in the afternoon.
The school day starts at 8.50 am and ends at 3 pm. There is a morning break at 10.20 am for 20 minutes and a lunch break at 12.10 for 50 minutes.
As a primary school in Scotland we work with a Curriculum for Excellence which is built around four ‘capacities’ or objectives for all children i.e. for children to be Successful Learners, Confident Individuals, Responsible Citizens and Effective Contributors.
There are eight curricular areas –
Health and Well Being
Religious and Moral Education
You can find out more about the Scottish Education system by visiting
The school website also shows some of the work being undertaken by the children in the school.