• AH Art Gray’s School of Art Degree Show visit
  • S2 Art Exhibition
  • Seafarers Awareness Week – Further Information
  • OPITO Industry Awareness
  • Seafarers Awareness week –  24th and 30th of June.

FUTURE ASSET Conference for S5 Girls

Future AS5ET – S5 Girl Pupils’ Conference Stewart Investors are organising a one-day conference at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) on Friday 22nd September 2017, in partnership with Didasko, a Scottish registered financial education charity. All Scottish secondary schools are being invited to nominate up to four girl pupils (who will be in S5 on 22 September 2017). This conference has a number of objectives. The principal aim is to…

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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…

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Senior Phase Learners Pathways evening

Senior Phase Learner Pathways evening. All S4 and S5 pupils with their parent/carers were warmly invited our Senior Phase Learner Pathways evening on Wednesday 1 March 2017 The key goal of the evening was for our pupils to select the right courses, enjoy learning in the Senior Phase and achieve a strong set of examination results. We restructured the traditional course choice evening to a much more interactive event to…

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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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