World Mental Health Day

10th October 2017

The 10th October 2017 is World Mental Health Day “Mental health problems can affect anyone, any day of the year, but 10th October is a great day to show your support for better mental health and start looking after your own wellbeing.” “The theme for World Mental Health Day 2017 is workplace well-being. So whether you’re an individual looking to boost your own well-being or an employer seeking advice on…


New Art Clubs announced!

S1 and 2 Art Club – Thursday lunchtimes  Explore a range of art and design projects based on seasonal themes. Starting on Thursday 14th September at 13.10pm – Lead by senior pupils. Room 309   S3 – S6 Art Club : Skills and Technique Building Designed to help pupils extend and develop folio work using expressive techniques. The club is also open to those who were not able to select…

11th September 2017

S2 Art Exhibition at Skene Street Dental Practice

29th June 2017

The S2 Art exhibition at Skene Street Dental Practice is now on! The exhibition was produced by second year art pupils. Inspiration was taken from The Boyle Family to produce artworks based on our local area. Pupils created multi coloured reductive poly prints of sections of a map showing Aberdeen Grammar School and  the surrounding area.  Pupils worked on individual sections from the map which were then reassembled to create…


AH Art Gray’s School of Art Degree Show visit

21st June 2017

Students from the new Advanced Higher Art & Design course were fortunate to be involved in a creative workshop on Monday at Gray’s School of Art, spending time discussing with some of the newly qualified degree students, in both fields of expressive art and design, on the processes involved in creating their final portfolios. S6 students were involved in investigating their work and posing questions to the degree students on their…


Bridging the Gap – Senior Art Club

A new Senior Art Club has started called Bridging the Gap, which is for any student wishing to develop sketchbook skills & approaches. It is open to all S4 – S6 every Thursday lunchtime, 1.10-1.45pm with Miss Ward in Room 308 – and is not exclusive to those studying art and design. It is for students who perhaps haven’t been able to choose Art and Design due to a full timetable and…

1st September 2016

Advanced Higher Art & Design excursion

During the summer term 2016, the Advanced Higher Art & Design class arranged a visit to Gray’s School of Art for a personalised tour of the Degree Show. Students were able to meet the graduating students along with their work, gaining an invaluable insight into what it takes to create a portfolio of work.

17th August 2016