School Uniform Events: The uniform supplier Academy Uniforms Ltd will be at the Alford Community Campus on Saturday 11 June from 1:00-3:00 pm in the Dining Area. All parents and pupils are welcome to attend. There will be the opportunity for pupils to try on blazers, jumpers or cardigans to get the correct size and also collect any pre-ordered blazers for new S4 pupils (with the deliver to school option). There will also be limited stock available for purchase on the day (majority of sales are online).
There will be a follow up event on Tuesday 14 June in the Dining Area, Alford Community Campus. Open to pupils only 2:30-3:00 pm and parents from 3:00-6:15 pm. Academy Uniforms staff will be able to help with fittings, distribution of pre-order blazers, sales and replacements as above.
Please see Alford Academy blog for full details of uniform requirements and additional information on how to order/pay for uniforms.
Ties are available to purchase from the School Office Monday to Friday 08:30 to 4:00 pm term time.
Former 2.5 Drama pupils: All pupils who were in 2.5 Drama (Current 3rd years) please go to the Drama Studio at break time on Thursday to enjoy the treat that we discussed.
Drama Club: Drama Club will be running on Thursday. See you there.
Alford Netball Club: The next training session is on Monday 13 June from 4-6pm for all year groups. We are looking to enter the Scottish schools cup competition next term. It is important that you attend the above training session if you are interested in being selected for the team(s). This is for existing and new players. More information about the cup will be given at the training session.
The School of Health Sciences at RGU are running “A Day in the Life of a Physiotherapist” at the Garthdee Campus on 5th September from 9.30am to 3pm.
This workshop is open to pupils who are considering a career in Physiotherapy.
All pupils going on work experience next week please attend a short meeting today at the start of breaktime in guidance offices
Work to be collected from Technical Dept:
Mr Sande’s previous S3 Class – collect their finished bird tables on Thursday afternoon.
Mr Duffy’s previous S2-S6 Practical Classes collect all projects and folio paperwork by Friday 17th June.
S4-6 Graphic Communication – collect all work other than final folio by Friday 17th June. Miss Woolley’s previous S2, N5 and Higher D&M Class – collect their folio and practical work before Friday 17th of June.
S3 Graphic Communication Folio Work – to be collected by 17th of June.
Work left after these dates will be thrown out or upcycled.
Bronze Duke of Edinburgh After School Meeting: There will be a meeting tonight from 3-4.30pm in D0-61 for all DofE participants who completed their Bronze practice expedition last month. We will be planning route cards and maps for the qualifiers in September. You must hand in a parental consent form to attend this meeting.
Royal Highland Show Trip: A meeting will be held in Room B1-22 (Dr Conway’s Room) at 10.20am on Friday 10th June, where paperwork for the RHS trip will be issued. All those expressing interest should attend; a few places may still be available.