Author Archives: Jason Currie

Foundation Apprenticeships

Foundation Apprenticeships are changing the way young people learn! Lasting for two years, they are available to pupils moving into fifth year and are taken alongside their other school subjects like National 5s or Highers as one ...

S1 Energiser Day

The Energiser Science event attended by all S1 pupils on Monday 12th December was a massive success. The event was run by the Scottish Council for Development and Industry and led by Amy Coulam from the Smallpiece Trust. An initia...

Come to the Language Cafe

A Language Café runs twice a month in Torry Youth and Leisure Centre on Oscar Road, on the 2nd and 4th Monday of every month, 7-8pm. The sessions are free and open to all language ability levels, with no need to book in advance. T...

Bioinfomatics Tutorial

Daniel Barker and Heleen Plaisier, Institute of Evolutionary Biology, University of Edinburgh took the Higher Biology class through the process of analysing DNA sequences and proteins using computer data bases. The students had to...