Latest News From Bearsden Academy
- Study Guides
The National Parent Forum of Scotland has produced Revision in a Nutshell guides for the new Highers (20 subjects) and updated Revision guides for National 5s (20 subjects). Click on the headline for more details.
- Plastic Fantastic Fivers
The Clydesdale Bank asked Bearsden Academy pupils to test the new plastic £5 note. You can watch the video of how they got on using the link below:
- Consultation on the Structure of the School Day
As noted in previous editions of The BAnner, last session we set up a tripartite working group with representation from the parent body, from the pupil body and from school staff to explore alternatives to our current 30 period week. The results of the consultation process can be found in the 'Info ' section of this website.
- BBC School Report
Pupils have been busy interviewing and reporting on a wide range of issues for BBC School Report. You can find out more in the 'News' section of the web site. Click on the link below to see our young reportes interviweing national football coach Gordon Strachan.www.bbc.co.uk/schoolreport/31728213
- Malawi Day
Thank you to everyone for supporting our Malawi Day on 13th March. Our fund raising has been for our appeal to support the building of dormitories at Ngumbe Secondary. This session we have raised over £6000. More details of our appeal can be found in this website under 'Info' and 'Malawi Link'.
- Curriculum Option Evening
S4 and S5 Information Evening: Progression within the Senior Phase and Beyond
In the forthcoming weeks, S4 and S5 pupils will be making subject choices as they prepare for the next stage within the Senior Phase. To support and inform this process we are holding an information evening on Monday 23rd February, Click on the headline for details.
- New Issue of BAnner
The February edition of this session's BAnner is now available. Click here to access the latest copy.
- Thinking Steps
This session, the school is launching our Thinking Steps resource. The Thinking Steps resource can be located on pages 23 and 24 of our pupils' homework diary planners. Click on the headline for further information.
- Fabulous Fashion Shows
In November the school created two wonderful evenings of entertainment with our annual fashion shows. Photos can be found in the 'Info' section of this website. The evening raised funds for the charity Cardiac Risk in the Young.
- Study Guides
With Prelim exams approaching, pupils, parents and carers might find our Study Skills information useful. These guides would benefit pupils in any year and can be located in the curriculum area of this website under 'Study Skills'.