• DYW October Newesletter
  • Senior Poland Trip
  • Annual Autumn Concert
  • New School APP
  • 2018 Prefect Training with the British Army

World Challenge Sub-Saharan Africa 2018 – presentation

During the summer of 2018 36 students and 4 teachers spent a month in Africa on a trip of a lifetime.  Here is a short presentation of the month.  A video link will be made available in the next few days that captures the month from start to finish.  The next World Challenge destination will be decided in mid-November, keep your eye on an announcement in the bulletin.

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Senior Poland Trip

A group of our senior pupils along with Ms Astraea and Mrs McKay visited Poland and in particular Auschwitz.  Here are a selection of photos.  A report on their trip will follow.  

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Annual Autumn Concert

On Wednesday the 10th of October the Annual Concert will take place in the main hall at 7.30pm. Featuring performances from a wide range of musical groups in the school. Tickets are £5 for adults and £3 for conc and they can be purchased on the door.  

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New School APP

Please note that we have a new school app that is going to be used to replace group call.  All pupils were issued with a flyer explaining the download procedures.  To date we have had 381 users registered.  It would be great if we could access more of the parent/carer community.  If you do decide to download the APP, please ensure you select the appropriate year group that your child…

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Pupil Council

Senior Prefects will be delivering assemblies this week about establishing our new Pupil Council. The purpose of the pupil council is to enable the school to seek pupil views on how we continue to improve the pupil experience at Aberdeen Grammar School. They will be able to share their views and opinions on everything from everyday school issues to the school improvement plan. We are looking for applications from pupils…

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2018 Prefect Training with the British Army

Prefect Training with the British Army AGS invited the British Army Outreach team in to help with giving our 110 strong prefect team some valuable team building training. The pupils had  to complete several Team Building and Leadership Sessions. The Team Building or Resilience workshop is where the Army Outreach team arranged an outdoor session that gave students a taste of the Army team building and problem solving with a wide range of…

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Information for parents/carers from Police Scotland”

As you may know, Police Scotland’s School Liaison Officers (SLOs) deliver classroom inputs to schools across the north east on several topics.  During a recent delivery of ‘Knives and Other Weapons’ to a class within the North East, the SLO was in discussion with the pupils about Section 49(1) of the Criminal Law (Consolidation)(Scotland) Act 1995 which states that it is an offence to have in a public place a…

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UCAS Higher Education Exhibition

The previous booking code advertised for this event was wrong – please use the code and instructions below. School/college name: Aberdeen Grammar School Booked sessions: Tuesday 25 September: 16:30 – 18:30 Group booking reference: UCASBKN139238   Go to www.ucas.com/exhibitions and find the event you are visiting. Click on the ‘Book now’ button, followed by ‘Join group booking’, then ‘I am a student’. Enter the group booking reference and click ‘Find’. Your…

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