• Spring Concert
  • F1 in Schools
  • Copthorne Hotel / AGS Flagship Partnership
  • International Women’s Day
  • OITO’S Energise Your Future @ Subsea Expo

Spring Concert

The annual spring concert is on Wednesday the 27th of March which is an amendment to the original date. The concert starts at 7.30pm in the School Hall and tickets can be purchased on the door at £5 for adults and £3 for concessions. The concert features a large number of pupils from across the school with performances from choirs, bands, and soloists. Definitely not to be missed!

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F1 in Schools

F1 in Schools AGS Young Engineers F1 in Schools pupils entered two teams into the Scottish Regional Finals held at Inveralmond Community High School in Livingston. Both teams got through to the National Finals held at the Airbus wing factory in Chester. Both teams did extremely well in the Final with Team Overdrive taking the Scottish Champions prize in 8th place out of 28 in their class. This means that…

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Copthorne Hotel / AGS Flagship Partnership

Copthorne Hotel / AGS Flagship Partnership Aberdeen Grammar School has joined forces with the Copthore Hotel Aberdeen in a Flagship Partnership. This partnership aims to raise awareness of the careers and skills required to work in the Hospitality industry and provide the school with a committed business partner to support the activity designed to prepare young people for the world of work. Through the partnership it is hoped that Copthore…

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International Women’s Day

CHC Helicopters A group of three AGS Girls attended and event run by CHC Helicopters at RGC on International Women’s Day. This event was a fantastic opportunity to interact with female pupils who may have an interest in pursuing a degree / career in the industry. This was a great opportunity to allow our pupils to informally meet / ask questions and receive advice on the industry etc. The event…

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OITO’S Energise Your Future @ Subsea Expo

OPITO’s Energise Your Future (EYF) event, took place on Thursday February 7th 2019, bringing together senior school pupils from the local area and the subsea industry to help inspire the next generation. EYF showcases the breadth of careers and opportunities within the subsea sector, providing the chance for young people to engage directly with subsea companies and personnel who can provide an insight into the industry. AGS pupils heard from a…

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Learner Pathways Evening – March / February 2019

Learner Pathways Evening – March / February 2019 On Thursday 10th January and Wednesday 27th February 2019 pupils and parents were warmly invited to our S3 into S4 and Senior Phase Learner Pathways evening. The key goal is for our pupils to enjoy learning in the Senior Phase and achieve a strong set of examination results. Central to this is selecting the right courses in the first place. With this…

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Information for parents/carers relating to the “Momo Challenge”

There have been recent reports that some seemingly innocent videos on YouTube and YouTube Kids (such as ‘surprise eggs’, unboxing videos and Minecraft videos) have been edited by unknown sources to include violence provoking and/or other inappropriate content. This content may be shared with your child via social media channels: SnapChat, WhatsApp, Instagram and others.  This content may encourage your child to self-harm or carry out some other “challenge”.  As…

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NESCOL Information Sessions

https://gallery.mailchimp.com/2171acb1db231bc3d6a26e9b2/files/b93593ca-ba44-4329-aec6-c5dc4841ecb8/NESCol_Experience_Information_sessions.pdf   NESCOL are running information sessions for specific departments , this would be useful for those who have applied or who may apply in the next few years. The link above shows all the times and subjects but most departments have a slot – hair, beauty, hospitality, sport, travel, social science, art, computing, etc.,etc.

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DYW event – Wednesday 6th March 2019

Scottish Apprenticeship Week – Scotland’s Biggest Parents’ Evening Mar 06, 2019 · City There’s never been a better time for young people to consider an apprenticeship. Currently over 37,000 people are working as an apprentice across Scotland in a variety of different sectors. As part of Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2019, DYW North East invite parents and carers to Scotland’s Biggest Parents’ Evening to highlight the value that apprenticeships and work-based…

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