What’s happening in school this week?

Thank you!

We raised the magnificent sum of £1269.03 for SCIAF during Lent!

Please click this link to find out how your donations will be used to help children and families in Ethiopia.

This week’s French vocabulary

Je m’appelle… I’m called…, my name is…
Comment vous appelez-vous? What are you called? (formal)
Comment tu t’appelles? What’s your name? (informal)
Monday 28th  March

We will have fun activities to celebrate Easter Monday. Parent helpers are very welcome throughout the day and especially in the afternoon (from 1pm) when we will take the whole school out to roll Easter eggs!

PE lessons with Mrs Armstrong –   P2 red, P3 red, P6 (Maybe P1b, P1r, P2b depending on the weather!)

No Football training at St Machar Academy today.

Tuesday 29th March

P4 basketball with NE Scotland College (NESCOL) students.

Calligraphy lessons for P3 – P7

3.15 – 4.15pm  Mrs Jadid runs the Science Club for the children in P5 – P7 who have registered.

Parent Council meeting at 7pm.

Wednesday 30th March

PE lessons with Mrs Armstrong for  P4/5, P5 and P7.

P4 trip to the Creativity Conference at Aberdeen University. Pupils need to bring packed lunches.

P3 red trip to ASV for Athletics, leaving school at 9.20am. Parent helpers welcome.

P3 blue trip to ASV for Athletics, leaving school at 10.10am. Parent helpers welcome.

P2r & P2b trip to St Machar Academy fo rthe Football Festival, leaving school at 12.45pm. Parent helpers welcome.


Thursday 31st March

Pupils can wear red, yellow or black (the Ugandan flag colours) for Archie in Africa Day. Please pay a pound  – or what you can afford – to take part in a Dodgeball tournament to raise money for the Children’s Operating Theatre in Kampala, Uganda. Wristbands are on sale for £1 each.

Visit http://www.archieinafrica.org.uk/ to see a film about how money raised last year has made a big difference.

P6 and P7 basketballers are taking part in a tournament at Bridge of Don Academy after school.

Friday 1st April

P7 trip to Aberdeen University Special Collections for ‘Jacobites: Rout of May’


School finishes at 3.15pm for the Easter holiday.


EASTER HOLIDAY  Mon 4th April – Fri 15th April inclusive.

School reopens on Monday 18th April.