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Welcome to Banchory Academy -
Schoolhill • Banchory • Kincardineshire • AB31 5TQ
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The Modern Languages faculty is on Twitter! Visit us here: @BAModLangs
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Last weekend was the Scottish trampoline and Double mini trampoline championships.
Qualifiers from Banchory Academy were -
Results. Graham Ross Elite 15/16 male DMT Gold. NDP 8 trampoline Gold. Pacha Ball NDP 6 DMT gold. Gill Harrison DMT NDP 5 Gold and overall Scottish champion. Gill is also British champion at this event. Charlotte Clarke DMT NDP 7 Gold.
Scottish trampoline and Double mini trampoline championships
All lost Property will be in the PFR from Monday 5th October until Friday 9th October.
Any items not claimed will be donated to Charity during the October Break
Last Day of Term
Despite their long journey, Scotland totally dominated the Junior Inter Regional
Orienteering Championships held in Cannock Chase at the weekend. In the relays Scotland's
boys teams took all first four places out of 35 teams and the girls four teams all
finishing in the top six!
Banchory pupils played a big part in the final scores with an individual win from Jake Chapman in M16, second for Eilidh Campbell in W14, third for Ali Chapman in M14 & 8th for Abi Mason running up a level in W18. Former pupils Sasha Chepelin won M18 and Jenny Ricketts was third in W18. An amazing achievement, well done to all involved.
Junior Inter Regional Orienteering Championships
Scottish author, Anne Donovan was in the school library on Thursday 1st October working with senior pupils on short story writing.
She is the author of the prize-
Author Visit, Anne Donovan
Do you have any unwanted table lamps gathering dust? If so then why not donate them to the Technical department for our Higher Design and Manufacture class to evaluate. The more diverse the lamp the better!'
Unwanted Table Lamps Needed
Parents’ Newsletter -
16th & 17th
The PTA are planning a Bags2school collection. The “blue bags” are available in school NOW from reception (and issued in registration) for all your unwanted clothes and textiles.
The collection/drop off day is 27th October 9am in the school carpark. Click here to view a list of items that are accepted.
North District Distance Championships 3-
Banchory Beavers ASC performed well at the North District Championships, held in Fraserburgh at the weekend. Lots of good swims and PBs all round; including 23sec, 24sec and 32sec PBs from Ben Ferguson, Anna Harrold and Alicia Lumsden respectively, in their 800m FC events.
Alicia’s 800m FC time was also another Club Record, breaking Louise Inness’ record
from 1999 (old time – 9:53.06; new time -
Team: Ben Ferguson, Anna Harold, Alicia Lumsden, Katie Tulloch, Taylor Smith, Carlyn Kennington, Cameron Reid"
Please click here for the Autumn edition of the Parents’ Newsletter