Summer Term 2017

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Arctic Blog 04/07/17

Arctic Blog

Read the latest news from the crew of Ocean Spirit on their voyage to the Arctic

Sheep Shearing 29/06/17

Sheep Shearing

Following on from Mr Georgeson's fabulous live demonstration of sheep shearing in Chapel earlier in the term, a small group of students attended a sheep-shearing course in Tomintoul.

Heather Stanning OBE 19/06/17

Heather Stanning OBE

Congratulations to Heather Stanning.

Year 9 and 10 Expeditions 09/06/17

Year 9 and 10 Expeditions

Over 130 Year 9 and 10 students recently participated in their Summer Term Expeditions.

Royal Visit 08/06/17

Royal Visit

His Royal Highness The Duke of York, a former student at the school, recently returned for a visit.

Open Day 06/06/17

Open Day

Following on from an exciting inter-House Athletics competition, Open Day progressed to the Chapel ...

Inter-House Athletics 05/06/17

Inter-House Athletics

The weather played its part in the inter-House athletics on Open Day providing wall-to-wall sunshine and warm temperatures...

Inter-House Triathlon 22/05/17

Inter-House Triathlon

Seventeen student teams and three staff teams took part in the recent inter-House triathlon.

A Close Encounter with Dolphins 19/05/17

A Close Encounter with Dolphins

While undertaking one of their weekly training sessions on the Moray Firth, the Gordonstoun Surf Lifesaving students had a once in a lifetime encounter with a pod of 10 dolphins.

Drama Success 18/05/17

Drama Success

Three of our Year 13 students have been offered places with the National Youth Theatre.

Round Square Adventure Race 16/05/17

Round Square Adventure Race

Gordonstoun recently hosted the 2017 Round Square Adventure Race.

Inter-House Tug o' War 12/05/17

Inter-House Tug o' War

Last Sunday saw the re-instatement of the inter-House Tug o' War competition, which turned out to be a very competitive though enjoyable competition for all who took part and spectated.

I am ... a Sheep Shearer 12/05/17

I am ... a Sheep Shearer

Earlier in the week, Mr Georgeson, Sixth Form Co-ordinator took a morning chapel, the theme of which this term is I am...

GA Day 05/05/17

GA Day

Around 150 former pupils and staff recently returned to school for the annual Gordonstoun Association Day.

Unaccompanied Expeditions 28/04/17

Unaccompanied Expeditions

Seventy five Year 12 students recently participated in their final unaccompanied expeditions in wild, beautiful and remote parts of the Scottish Highlands.

Tennis on the Road 21/04/17

Tennis on the Road

The Gordonstoun tennis delivery team received some very useful training from the Tennis on the Road programme...

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Active Revision
Gordonstoun Active Revision Course April 2018

The course delivers dynamic subject-specific sessions for the GCSE English Language, Mathematics and Science examinations, alongside a selection of active sessions requiring movement, skill and co-ordination.

News from the Junior School - Week 1
News from the Junior School - Week 1

Read the latest news from The Junior School - Welcome back, Hitting the Slopes, The Highland Games and A Wonderful Wedding

Inter-House Cross-Country Relays
Inter-House Cross-Country Relays

In the recent inter-House cross-country relay race 33 teams (132 teenagers) ran in a challenging event on a particularly cold afternoon,

News from the Junior School - Week 14
News from the Junior School - Week 14

Read the latest news from the Junior school including A Treat at Chapel Service, Year 2/3 Pen Pals, Green Group Not Wasting Time and A Special Assembly...

Winter Charity Ball
Winter Charity Ball

Last Saturday the Year 10s organised the annual Winter Ball, which was held in the Sixth Form Centre.

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