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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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UCAS Higher Education Exhibition in Aberdeen

UCAS HE Exhibition Aberdeen University, Elphinstone Hall Tues 25th September 9.30-12.00, 12.30 – 3.00, 4.30 – 6.30 AGS have booked space on the evening session but you can attend anytime if you have free periods. Please book before you attend – www.ucas.com/exhibitions using code CKRQBZDK All Scottish unis will be in attendance, plus many colleges, some English unis, UCAS, SAAS, Gap Year, Student Finance, etc.  Parents very welcome.

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S1/S2 Activities Week – May 20th until May 24th 2019

Following the success of previous Activities Weeks, we are again operating a suspended timetable during the above week to make available a programme of educational and social opportunities for S1 and S2 pupils. This provides different learning activities and usually incorporates the social benefits of developing working relationships with staff and with fellow pupils.  The week chosen coincides with the DyW themed week for S3 pupils and the final stages…

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EXAM RESULTS HELP – SKILLS DEVELOPMENT SCOTLAND

Exam results help   Exam results day is coming. Getting your results can be a stressful time, and some people struggle to decide what to do next.   Whether things don’t go according to plan or better than expected, Skills Development Scotland (SDS) have a variety of options to support learners from 7 August onwards.   Support is available over the phone, online and in person.   Over the phone…

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SQA Results

SQA results will be issued on Tuesday 7 August. Any candidate requiring a Priority Marking Review should contact the school no later than Tuesday 14 August. A Priority Marking review will only be submitted for those candidates with a conditional offer from a University.

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Enterprising Maths Competition

On Friday 22nd June four Aberdeen Grammar pupils attended the Aberdeen heat of the Enterprising Maths Competition.  We started the day with a poster competition on the theme of Cryptography and Encryption. We had prepared for this in the weeks leading up to the competition and had completed research on the topic and designed and constructed a 3D model of a Cipher Wheel.  We then took part in 4 challenges…

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Industry Awareness 26th – 28th June 2018

Three of Aberdeen Grammar Schools senior pupils attended OPITO’s Industry Awareness events in June. The event aimed to provide senior school pupils from across Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Moray with an inside look into the innovative world of energy. Pupils with a vested interest in energy were invited to engage and interact with a host of companies over the three-day event and find out first-hand the opportunities available as well as…

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