UNFORTUNATELY DUE TO THE CONTINUING RESTRICTIONS OF COVID-19 THERE WILL BE NO
PRIMARY SCHOOL QUIZ IN 2021.
LOCAL ROUND OF PRIMARY SCHOOLS' QUIZ - 2020 Report
Kilrymont and St Andrews Rotary Clubs held the local round of the Primary Schools'Quiz at St Leonards Junior School.
Unfortunately 2 teams had to withdraw at very short notice so only 4 teams took part. They were Canongate, Greyfriars, Lawhead and St Leonards.
Marilyn Rowan Rhind of the Kilrymont Club, who coordinated the even, opened the proceedings witha welcome and a few notes for guidance.
There were 10 rounds of 6 questions on a variety of subjects including Literature, Human Body, Science and Grammar and Spelling.
Members of both Clubs were involved as organiser, quiz master, scorers, judges and photographer.
After all rounds had been completed, President John Christie of the St Andrews Club said a few words to the gathered audience praising all the youngsters for their efforts.
He then presented the a Quaich to Canongate Primary - the runners up - and the Silver Salver to Greyfriars Primary - the overall winners.
Both teams should have gone forward to the Area final in Dundee on Wednesday 25th March. however the lockdown came into place a few days earlier and the Area, District and National Finals for 2020 were cancelled.