Natural ID Scholarship (16+): Are you a young person who is passionate about wildlife? Enter our competition to win a Nature ID Scholarship.
The Cairngorms National Park Authority and Speyside Wildlife are offering two young people (16+) a place on a specialised accredited Nature Identification course to start them off on a career path in nature tourism or conservation. The course will run for 12 months and includes five weekends spent in the field and classroom, plus some self-study to produce a detailed field notebook. Please see Mrs Cameron in Geography for terms of entry by Monday 24th June.
English Faculty: A reminder to return any textbooks / class texts to the English Faculty as soon as possible please. We are still looking for copies of Sailmaker, Of Mice and Men and Jekyll and Hyde in particular.
Aberdeenshire Schools Mock Trials Competition 2019
Any pupil interested in taking part in this year’s Mock trials, are invited to come along to D-69 on Tuesday 25th June at 1.40pm. This annual competition takes place in the Sheriff Court in Aberdeen and pits teams of students from shire schools against each other, either prosecuting or defending a case. Really great for those wanting to study law, and for all who wish to develop skills for their personal statements!
Summer Games – Thursday 4th July: Please see House Captains if you have yet to select what activity you would like to do for the summer games on Thursday 4th July from periods 3-5. There will be draft team lists up on the pe notice board and House Captains will be filling spaces and getting final teams sorted in time for the 4th!
BBC Virtual Reality experience: Tuesday 25th June 4.30 -7pm in the library using VR headsets. Book your half hour slot to experience what it would have been like in the cockpit of a Lancaster bomber during a bombing raid over Berlin. You have to be over 13 to take part and will need to get a permission form signed if you are under 16– contact library for more details and to book.