Autumn Term 2016

Autumn Term Round-up 16/12/16

Autumn Term Round-up

This Term has been an incredibly busy one. There has been success in all areas and many special events to cherish for life. From climbing mountains to playing conkers there has been so much on offer. Here are some of the best highlights of Autumn 2016.

Randolph's Leap 16/12/16

Randolph's Leap

Some of the A-level drama students came to the junior school recently to showcase their performances

Getting Crafty for Christmas 30/11/16

Getting Crafty for Christmas

Mrs Denyer and Miss Blackburn are running a Christmas Crafts project and everyone in the group are having a lot of fun ...

Hockey and Rugby Match Reports 29/11/16

Hockey and Rugby Match Reports

Read reports from the Junior School on recent sports matches...

Shoebox Appeal 24/11/16

Shoebox Appeal

Well done to the Junior School children for donating useful Christmas gifts with their generous shoe boxes for the Blythswood Care appeal

A Visit to the Library 11/10/16

A Visit to the Library

Class 8P made the most of their recent trip to the Gordonstoun library in Round Square

Playing Squash with the Seniors 07/10/16

Playing Squash with the Seniors

Year 8 pupil Ben B-M reports on his successes on the Squash Court.

RAF Science Roadshow 05/10/16

RAF Science Roadshow

Some of the Royal Air Force engineering team came to see the Year 7s and 8s recently.

A Walk in the Great Outdoors 30/09/16

A Walk in the Great Outdoors

This term, the Year 3s have been learning about the great outdoors...

A Very Important Visitor for the Junior School 30/09/16

A Very Important Visitor for the Junior School

On Wednesday Olympic athlete Heather Stanning visited her former school, the Junior School of Gordonstoun (Aberlour House).

A Walk in the Forest 20/09/16

A Walk in the Forest

On Saturday morning a group of Junior School boarders visited Culbin Forest to go for a walk.

Year 8 Physics Lesson 19/09/16

Year 8 Physics Lesson

Year 8 children have been investigating glider design in Physics.

Junior School Kayaking 19/09/16

Junior School Kayaking

Last week the children started their programme of Outdoor Education, with kayaking from Hopeman Harbour.

A Dolphin Encounter 15/09/16

A Dolphin Encounter

Gordonstoun Junior School children recently sailed their Toppers out to sea and were escorted by a school of dolphins.

Latest News & Alerts

No Ordinary School
Gordonstoun - A Different Class

During the Autumn Term of 2015 a documentary aired on Sky One following daily life at Gordonstoun. Click here to read more and watch the teaser...

Fire Service Call Out
Fire Service Call Out

The Gordonstoun Volunteer Unit was called out on Tuesday to a significant gorse / grass fire in the Covesea Links area of the Moray Firth coast.

Exchange Students Trips
Exchange Students Trips

International Co-ordinator, Mr Schonken, has been organising some trips for the eighteen 14 and 15 year old students on exchange this term

Fire Service Training
Fire Service Training

At a recent Fire Service training session, the Unit had a visit from the water carrier which is based at Buckie.

HealthyLiving Award for Refectory
HealthyLiving Award for Refectory

Catering Services Manager, Julie Broadhurst, Catering Co-ordinator, Kirsty Taylor, recently joined caterers from across the length and breadth of Scotland at the 10th HealthyLiving Awards at Trades Hall in Glasgow.

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