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UCAS Higher Education Exhibition

As always, AGS have pre booked spaces at this annual event for our S5/6 pupils and their parents/guardians.  To access one of these spaces please register on www.ucasevents.com/8Sab This is an opportunity to talk to representatives from all of the Scottish universities, some English ones, some colleges, UCAS, Gap year organisations, SAAS, etc all under one roof.  There will also be presentations on how to apply and personal statements. The…

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S2 Art Exhibition at Skene Street Dental Practice

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…

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Netball and Rugby looking flash for next year

Our Girl’s netball and rugby teams have benefited from funding and sponsorship opportunities and are now looking ready to take on the competition next season. With thanks to Well-Centric for sponsoring our netball girls new dresses and Aberdeen Council’s Youth Activities Small Grants Fund for sponsoring our rugby girls new equipment and shirts! If your company, small or large, is looking for sponsorship opportunities for 2017-2018 do get in touch…

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OPITO’s Energise Your Future Programme at Offshore Europe 2017

‘The largest E&P event in Europe’ Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre Friday 8th September 2017 09.45 – 13.15 (registration starting at 09.15) OPITO would like to invite students and teachers to Energise Your Future at Offshore Europe 2017. The world class technology at SPE Offshore Europe showcases the innovation behind this pioneering sector, giving pupils a flavour of the oil and gas industry and the range of opportunities available within…

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AH Art Gray’s School of Art Degree Show visit

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…

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Seafarers Awareness Week – Further Information

Seafarers Awareness Week – Further Information Monday 26th June – Aberdeen Harbour Board (http://www.aberdeen-harbour.co.uk/)  visit to the harbour which will include a presentation about ‘what they do’ and ‘careers available’, a tour of their site, including a visit to their ship simulator and VTS (vessel traffic system, similar to air traffic control for aircraft). This tour will take around 1.5 hours. Tuesday 27th, Wednesday 28th and Thursday 29th June –…

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OPITO Industry Awareness

OPITO Industry Awareness – 12th – 14th June 2017 Attention all senior pupils: would you like to participate in this year’s OPITO Industry Awareness Programme? A very last minute opportunity has arisen to participate in this year’s Industry Awareness Programme on behalf of OPITO. This year’s programme which has some fantastic companies on board who are looking forward to hosting a range of exciting activities for pupils. Companies such as…

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