S5 and S6 subject changes

Any pupil wishing to change subjects must come in on Monday 21st August at 1.50 to the Guidance Base. Please note that due to the volume of changes, the appointments will be for pupils only.  

16th August 2017
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RESULTS AND POST RESULTS SERVICE

RESULTS AND POST RESULTS SERVICE   SQA exams will start on Tuesday, 2 May until Friday, 2 June inclusive.  Pupils will receive their results on Tuesday, 8 August.  Pupils have been issued with a letter regarding the Post Results Service.  This can be accessed through the link below.

28th April 2017
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SQA EXAM ARRANGEMENTS

Study leave for S4, S5 and S6 pupils begins on Monday, 1 May until Friday, 2 June inclusive.  New timetables for those returning for an S5 or S6 will begin on Monday, 5 June.  Pupils have been issued with personalised timetables together with a letter about study leave and exam procedures (see attachment).  Pupils have also been issued with the SQA publication “Your Exams 2017” and a leaflet about how…

30th March 2017
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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….

6th March 2017
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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…

28th February 2017
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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…

16th February 2017
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Balfour Beattie Project

Success for ‘I Built That’ project in partnership with AWPR All S3 pupils at Aberdeen Grammar School took part in the ‘I Built It’ project on Wednesday, November 30. The purpose of the event was to introduce pupils to the construction industry and to consider it as a potential career once they leave school, which fits into the Developing the Young Workforce (DYW) agenda. Staff from the three main contractors working on the…

18th January 2017
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Race Night Update

Thank you very much to all the parents that have bought tickets already, there are still tickets available for the Race Night on the 11th March 2017 at the Ashvale at 7pm.  The tickets are £15 each (this includes your supper). Aberdeen Grammar School PTA are asking even if you cannot manage to make the night itself if you could please support the PTA to raise funds for the school by sponsoring…

18th January 2017
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