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Parents Calendar 2014 -
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SCHOOL TIES can be purchased at reception for £3.50
School Uniform information
Beards for Bairns
The Archie Foundation are calling all dads, grandads, brothers, uncles, cousins to show their support for local sick children by growing a beard from Christmas Day to Burns Night.
Every year the Royal Aberdeen Children’s Hospital cares for more than 100,000 sick children. The Archie Foundation is the hospital’s official charity and makes a huge difference for these children and their families.
To register, visit www.archiefoundation.org.uk or call 01224 559559.
The S1 Football team got straight back to winning ways after their Aberdeenshire
S1 Football Success
Art Work by Advanced Higher Art pupils
The National Christmas Jumper Day is on Friday 12th December, but that is our YPI finals. Consequently we will do our own day on Thursday 18th December.
Usual £1 charge to wear the jumper. Apart from jumper, the rest of your school uniform should be worn.
Money will go to Save the Children with a small contribution to the Banchory Sports Village. Click here to view letter.
National Christmas Jumper Day
Congratulations to MONEARN -
Click here to view full results from the day
S3 Tracking Reports issued
Christmas Service East Church (2.15pm)
Sponsored Walk 2014
Last Day of Term
Inter House Swimming Gala
Many thanks to everyone who donated food for the Christmas Hampers. We have had a record number of donations this year allowing us to put together a huge number of generous and well stocked hampers. The hampers will be distributed today and tomorrow by Deputy Rector Mr Bett and a team of pupils to nominated individuals in our local community.
Congratulations to S1 pupil weekend Dylan Curry who took part in the ADTTA North Confined table tennis Championships in Aberdeen. Dylan played in the open event, which was restricted to the top 8 players in the Aberdeenshire league which included players from Russia and Germany. He played very well coming runner up to David Lowe, a former top Scottish player. In the afternoon he won the u 18 and the university's open event.
Table Tennis News
School Library Lending Trends 2014
Robert Muchamore, Michael Morpurgo and Anthony Horowitz topped the charts of the most popular authors borrowed from the school library in 2014. Click here to view the complete top 20 list.
On Friday 19th December the pupils from the Outdoor Group will be having an enterprise afternoon.
They will be selling items that have all been 'Handmade in the Woods' and will show some of the fantastic things they have been doing this term. Items on sale will include lip balm, candle holders, New Year torches and welcome wreaths.
Parents and staff are invited to come along and support the group, maybe finding some last minute Christmas presents.
The stall will be situated in the Coffee Bar and will be open from 2pm to 3.30pm.
Gifts for sale -
Staff Vs Pupils Netball Tournament
For the first time in many years the staff were victorious against a very competitive
(and fit) pupil team -
Coming to Banchory Academy -
‘The Great Train Race’ PTA Fundraiser