• Faculty of Art, Design and Technology : Deadlines
  • Scottish Contractors Group Skills Event
  • Tomorrows Engineers Robotics Challenge
  • Chloe Johnson (S6) – Film Making

LIFE GOES ON – LESSONS FROM AUSCHWITZ STUDENT EVENT

Two students from Aberdeen Grammar School went to Auschwitz-Birkenau through the lessons from Auschwitz programme. They have teamed up with other schools to educate and inform people about the Holocaust and other genocides that have followed it. On Monday 27th March, 6.30 – 8.30 pm, we are having a free event where you can hear the experience of a Bosnian Genocide survivor and learn about how the Holocaust is still…

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Debating Success

Pictured above are pupils who won their first heat of the Procurator Fiscal Junior Public Speaking Competition.  They won on February 21st at Banff Academy. They will be competing for a second time on March 14th in the Grampian Schools Semi Finals at the Council Chamber in the Town House. Our second team also performed very well at Albyn, however they did not make it any further in the competition….

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Foundation Apprenticeships – Current S4 and S5 pupils

Please find attached a briefing note regarding the Foundation Apprenticeships that are available via NESCol for AY 17-19. These are a fantastic opportunity for pupils to gain accredited industry recognised qualifications and work based learning whilst remaining at school for S5 and S6.  Pupils who select a Foundation Apprenticeship alongside school based Senior Phase qualifications have the opportunity to progress to University, College, employment or with advanced entry into an…

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Scottish Contractors Group Skills Event

The following pupils took part in the Scottish Contractors Group (SCG) skills event. Morgan Sindall invited local school students (S3-6) from Aberdeen and the surrounding area to an interactive skills event. Miko Kiestrzyn B3 Arthur Morgan B7 Shunda He M12 Fraser Wilson M16 The event commenced with a brief presentations on the construction industry and the widely varying roles within it. They also took part in a virtual ‘fly-through’ of…

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Tomorrows Engineers Robotics Challenge

Well done to the following S1 & S2 pupils who won the Robot Design element of the Tomorrows Engineers EEP Robotics Challenge Lego Space Challenge Competition at Dundee & Angus College on the Thursday 16th February: A great day was had by all! Luke Abernethy KD10 Lewis Ford B10 Fergus Gault KD10 Philip Gibson M15 Donnie Scott 1KD1 AbdurRaafi Shaikh 1KD2 Sethen Velmurugan KD15 Robert Escott B1 Callum Brampton B12  …

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Senior Phase Pathways Information Evening – Wednesday 1st March 7- 8.30 pm

Parents/carers and pupils of S4 and S5 students are invited along to the Assembly hall to meet representatives from each Faculty within the school, further/higher education partners and a large number of our industry partners.  This will give you the opportunity to find out what S5 or S6 is going to be like by asking subject specific questions to school staff or find out about careers in different industries. Further information…

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Achievements Assembly Presentation – August to December

To celebrate the achievements of our pupils during the 1st term, our Achievement Ambassadors put together a PowerPoint presentation and Video which was presented to all houses in December. Enjoy! Powerpoint Presentation https://drive.google.com/open?id=0Bz3Yu8ws6rOMLVRBcGFJeW1Gd1U Achievement Video https://drive.google.com/open?id=0Bz3Yu8ws6rOMWmxTT1RjOTVKSDA    

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Chloe Johnson (S6) – Film Making

Chloe’s film titled ‘Sam’, which was created as a part of the BFI Film Academy, won the Best Film in the Young-Adult Drama Live Action Category at the Scottish Youth Festival in Edinburgh 2016.The filmed tackled issues including stereotypes and acceptance.

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