Ferryhill School – The UK’s First RRSA Accredited Gold Award School

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On 1st February 2018, Ferryhill School were visited by UNICEF Rights Respecting Schools Award assessors. I am delighted to be able to share that Ferryhill were successfully accredited under the new UNICEF RRSA award scheme standards and they became the first school in the UK to successfully achieve Gold using the new outcome strands. Assessors noted […]

Spectra Artist School Residencies

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As part of Spectra 2018 we are programming the Spectra Artist Residencies with 10 schools. This year the residency is linking numeracy and creativity – please see Spectra Teacher’s Pack here: https://goo.gl/zkm62K It is a fantastic opportunity for pupils to create an installation that will transform an area of Aberdeen. The footfall and visitors to the […]

What’s on at Aberdeen Art Gallery and Museums

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LOVE YOUR LUNCHTIMES Escape your desk and enjoy free weekly lunchtime talks – guaranteed to enlighten and delight! Talks take place at Aberdeen Maritime Museum on Wednesdays, 12.30pm – 1pm unless otherwise stated. Admission is free but advance booking is required on 01224 337714. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION PUT YOURSELF IN THE PICTURE Step […]

Education and Children’s Services Anti-bullying Policy

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The revised Education and Children’s Services Policy was approved at Committee on 1st June 2017 and this should be used with immediate effect. This is now a service-wide document and replaces the 2009 Positive Relationships and Anti-Bullying Approaches in Schools. This policy should be shared with all staff, children and young people and parents and […]