S1 Drop In – Community Learning will be offering a S1 Drop in, meeting in the Community Room 1 from 1-2.00pm every Monday. All welcome and bring your lunch.
Alford Academy Netball Club for S1-6 girls: First session on Monday 26 August – 4-5pm for S1-3, 5-6pm for S3-6. S3’s are welcome to join either session.Please come along to PE to collect a consent form and bring it along with you to the session on Monday.
Introduction to Orienteering: Sundays Aug 25th, Sep 1st, 15th, 29th, 10:30-12:30
Sessions are aimed at family participation with full coaching provided and are suitable for families with at least one child age 8 or older. Both juniors and adults can participate at the same time.
Aug 25: Introductory event at Glen Fearder, near Balmoral
Sep 1st: Skills coaching at Murray and Haughton Parks, Alford
Sep 15th: Skills coaching at Dess, near Aboyne
Sep 29th: Local event at Corsedarder, near Finzean
Full details are on the PE Notice Board
S5 and S6 UCAS exhibition: Are you an S5 or S6 pupil who is interested in applying to university? The UCAS exhibition is in Aberdeen on Thursday September 26, where representatives from a variety of different universities will be available to discuss with you your options. If you are interested in attending, please speak to your guidance teacher ASAP. This is a ticketed event places will be on a first come first served basis.
Girls Football: Consent forms for this season are on the PE Notice board. All players (Junior & Seniors) please collect a form and tick your name. If you are a new player, please add your name to the list. All forms should be returned to Mr Cruickshank ASAP. Thank you.
S5 and S6 RGU Workshops: There are still some spaces available for S5 and S6 pupils to attend the following interactive workshops;
Pharmacy and Life Sciences Sessions: Tuesday 3rd September, 09:30 – 14:30, Garthdee Campus, Aberdeen
Engineering and Computing Sessions: Thursday 5th September, 09:30 – 14:30, Garthdee Campus, Aberdeen
Architecture and Built Environment Sessions: Thursday 5th September, 12:00 – 15:00, Garthdee Campus, Aberdeen
Creative and Cultural Business Sessions: Friday 6th September, 12:00 – 15:00, Garthdee Campus, Aberdeen
If you would like to book a place please pass the following details to your Guidance teacher before Monday – Full Name, Email Address, Telephone Number, Emergency Contact Name, Emergency Contact Telephone.
S2 Boys football: We are looking to get a few matches in place soon and there are still a number of consent forms to come in. If you wish to play for the school team this year then please hand them in ASAP. If you would like to play but do not have a form come and see me. There will be a sign-up sheet for preferred training sessions in place outside guidance next week. Please come and add your name.
Musical Theatre: There will be a short meeting on Monday 26th August @ break time (10:20) in A1-09 for all new and existing members of Musical Theatre.
Choir: Choir will resume Monday 2nd September @ 1:30pm in A1-09. All new members most welcome.