Alford Academy End of Term Newsletter: We are looking for contributions from pupils and staff for the end of term newsletter – the focus is on events, achievements and anything else that has been happening in the classroom or outwith via clubs, groups etc. Please note we would love to include some creative writing as well! Please email articles to firstname.lastname@example.org or see Maureen Watt, the Whole School Technician. The deadline for all articles is Friday 24 June.
Prefect Meeting during MEL today: All prefects and house captains must attend a meeting with Mrs Milne in the theatre today at 11.40 am (during P3 MEL). Please register first with your MEL teacher, before going to the theatre.
Awards Ceremony Walk-Through & Briefing, Today (Tues) P6 onwards: All pupils receiving an award or prize at the Awards Ceremony must first register in their normal period 6 class, and then report to the Sports Hall for the walk-through. Take bags/jackets with you, since this will last through into P7.
All pupils: There are still a number of outstanding books to be returned to the English Faculty. Can these please be returned by this Friday 24 June so we can carry out our stocktake.
S2/3 Boys Football – There will be no training at lunch time today as Mr Findlay is not in school.
Gold Duke of Edinburgh: There will be an important meeting for all Gold participants today at lunchtime in Room D0-61. You are welcome to bring your own lunch. Please be prompt.
Senior Boys Football: Can the senior boys please remember that training is on a Friday afternoon from 1.20-1.50pm. We will be outside if the weather is fine, but always bring indoor/outdoor footwear. Attendance is essential to make sure we have the numbers to make the team viable for the coming season. Commitment is key.
House Captains: Can all House and Vice captains please meet in Mr Findlay’s PSE room at 1.30pm today. Many thanks.
All pupils – Lockers: In preparation for the end of term all pupil lockers must be emptied of all personal items and personalisation by the end of this week. Locker combinations should be reset to 0000 once empty. We would ask pupils not to change combinations for any locker which was not assigned to them. This will help us in preparing lockers for your use next session. We reserve the right to dispose of anything left in lockers after Friday’s deadline has passed.
Digital Leaders: A new opportunity is available for any S1-6 Pupil wishing to take on a leadership and responsibility role within the school. Aberdeenshire has a program called Digital Leaders for all pupils wishing to play an active part in looking after the school’s technology and digital technology. Entering into the digital leader programme will count towards your digital leader certificates. If you wish to become a digital leader, please attend a meeting in C1-29 on Wednesday 22 June at 1:30 where we will explain how you can take part.