The online Grampian Psychological Resilience Hub can provide short-term mental health advice and support to children, young people and their parents/carers. NHS Grampian Psychological Resilience Hub To find out more visit the NHS Grampian COVID-19 webpage at: http://rb.gy/hkrwwi
A confidential listening service for Aberdeenshire pupils aged 14-18 will operate during school closures. It will provide a trained counsellor to listen to you if something is impacting on your emotional wellbeing. For more information and how to make an appointment please click here.
Supporting pupils during remote learning and beyond. We have established a Google Site where pupils can access helpful information and resources on the following topics : Remote Learning Time management and organisation Assistive Technology Google Classroom ‘How to’ guides Support for wellbeing with a focus on physical, mental, social and emotional health Pupils can access this resource via this link… More →
Johnston Carmichael is currently advertising for their JC Futures programme, which is a 6 year programme suitable for school and college leavers looking for a career in accounting. Johnston Carmichael is also holding a virtual open evening in February to provide more information on the firm, the types of roles available in the JC Futures programme and the types of… More →
Good morning to everyone, time to get planning as we start remote learning! We’ve shared information about ‘live’ check-in sessions (via e-mails at the end of last week) and throughout today teachers will be uploading learning resources to Google classrooms. It’s important pupils plan their week ahead and take care to be kind to themselves. We may all feel the… More →
Dear Parent/Carer I hope you have managed to enjoy Christmas and that this finds you and your family well. Further to the communications sent on Wednesday 23 December 2020 and Tuesday 29 December 2020, please find below a summary of some key points:- Alford Academy will be open to staff only on Tuesday 5 January 2021. On-line learning for all… More →
Christmas Jumper day: Friday (18th) will be Christmas Jumper day, get your best festive outfit on 🙂 We will be collecting for cash for kids and the North east Food bank. Thank you, Interact Club.
It has been a very strange year and our pupils and staff have worked incredibly hard to continue learning throughout these challenging times. Everyone has their personal story to tell and the one thing that stands out for us is how everyone has remained resilient and worked together to keep going. Our S1 Clan pupils and S3 Positive Education and… More →
Do you want to do DofE this Year? There will be a short meeting for everyone who is interested in doing their Duke of Edinburgh award this year, whether you are finishing off last year’s award, moving onto the next level or starting it for the first time. Please come to the drama studio (F0-33) in the middle of Monday… More →
Water bottles – It is very important to keep hydrated during the day. Please remember to take a water bottle to school that can be filled at the water fountains during the day. Free meals for under 16s at Asda – All 216 of Asda’s cafes (so locally that’s Asda at Dyce, Bridge of Dee, the beach and Portlethen) are… More →