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Support the (BIG) Banchory Theory by wearing a wrist Band. for sale at reception for £1.
Solar Eclipse Event
S1 Spelling Bee
The annual Spelling Bee with S1 pupils was held in the Library.
A tense atmosphere led to an exciting play-
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P7 Try a Sport
Great to see all the P7's from our feeder schools in the PE department this month
We are a non-
End of Term – last day of term
Science Festival 2015
Many thanks to all involved in this year’s Science Festival, which was a huge success. Click here to view photos from the evening.
S1 Author Visit -
Banchory Academy were lucky enough to have a visit today from prolific children’s author Cathy MacPhail. Cathy spoke to the S1 pupils about her passion for writing and what inspires her. Click here to view photos of the event and here to learn more about Cathy’s work
At 9am, Friday 20th March, the whole of Banchory Academy walked to Tillybrake Playing fields to watch the Solar Eclipse.
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Active Schools Easter Holiday Programme
Aberdeenshire Active Schools Easter holiday programmes are now advertised -
Modern Languages Faculty Ambassador 2015 -
Euroscola is a programme organised by rotary clubs across Europe, encouraging young people to maintain an interest in languages and to have their say in the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France.
Last week S6 pupil and Modern Languages Faculty Ambassador 2015 -
Click here to view Megan’s full report and view photos of her Experience in Strasbourg
Bags to School
We are pleased to announce that the school has organised a textile collection with
Bag2School in order to raise funds for the PTA. Bag2School are the UK’s leading
textile recycler and fundraiser. As well as raising funds it also helps the environment
by helping to divert unwanted textiles away from landfill. By getting involved in
our Bag2School collection, you have an opportunity to sort through your cupboards
and wardrobes and donate unwanted textiles in the bag provided – this can include
clothes, shoes (tied together), hats, belts, handbags and soft toys. Please note
School uniforms,bedding, curtains, and household linen cannot be accepted. Bag2School
will be collecting from our school on Friday 8 May -
Do you like experiments? Do you love Science? Every Saturday morning (10am–12.30pm) for four weeks S1 and S2 pupils can take part in workshops with real scientists at The University of Aberdeen. Startup Science is intended to give young people who are interested in science and medicine the opportunity to broaden their knowledge and experience by taking part in hands on practical activities led by a team of experts. Click here for further information and to download an application. Interested pupils can also speak to their Science teachers for more info or for a paper copy of the application.
Science Master Classes -
First day of S4/5/6 Study Leave
Click here to view this term’s Parent Newsletter.
School resumes for both Pupils and Staff on Monday 20th April.
Have a lovely holiday!