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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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Scottish School’s Swimming Medalists

Well done to 3 pupils who won medals at the Scottish School’s Swimming Championships 2017! Great effort from them and the others that competed at the championships. Gaia Alcaras (S3) Gold – 200m Individual Medley Bronze – 100m Butterfly Jack Watson (S6) Silver – 200m Freestyle Bronze – 400m Freestyle Alice Alcaras (S5) Bronze – 200m Freestyle

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Shona Fraser (S6) – Volleyball

Congratulations to Shona Fraser for her selection to the Scotland Women’s Volleyball Team. Shona will travel to Ireland with the Senior Women’s squad to play Ireland and Northern Ireland. These will be her first caps at senior international level, which is a huge achievement for someone that is only 16! Shona will also be the first ever Aberdeen Grammar Pupil to win a senior cap in volleyball.

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