Latest News From Bearsden Academy
- SQA New Appeals Procedures
SQA have changed the procedures to the appeals process for all courses from 2014. Click on the headline for details.
- New Issue of BAnner
The 3rd edition of this session's BAnner is now available. Click here to access the latest copy.
- Foodbank Donations 2013
Can you help? The school is currently collecting donations of tinned and dried food for a local Foodbank and will continue to do so until the Christmas holiday. Click the headline above for more detail on how you can make a difference to families in dire need of our help.
- Fashion Show 2013
Our annual fashion show was an outstanding success! Pupils across all year groups showed their style, dance moves and fund-raising abilities over two evenings in November. An amazing £3217 was raised! Click on the headline for links to videos of the show.
- Children in Need 2013
The annual Children in Need day brought an amazing amount of fundraising to the school. Our non-uniform day, bake-sales and a host of fun activities at lunchtimes, raised the staggering total of £2856! A huge thank you to the whole school community for their efforts on the big day and to the Charity Committee for co-ordinating all the fun for such a great cause.
- Bearsden Academy Malawi Link
Bearsden Academy has embarked on an exciting link with Ngumbe Secondary School in Malawi. We are committed to a sustained and growing cultural link that provides learning opportunities for all and promotes mutual respect and understanding. Our aim is to create a partnership to further develop our learning contexts, support children's rights and to fund-raise for Ngumbe Secondary. Please click on the headline for details.
- Numeracy Prompt Cards Bearsden Academy Numeracy Prompt Cards have been included in all pupils' homework diary planners. Click on the headline for details.
- New SQA Qualifications Update
Following our recent letters to parents and carers of S4 pupils, we are issuing all S4 pupils with our guide to the new National Qualifications. Please click on the headline to access the updated booklet.
- Golden Prize Giving This year's prize giving was a great evening to celebrate the successes of our young people. Our guest, Dr Katherine Grainger CBE, provided a golden touch, by presenting the awards and inspiring us with her olympic achievements. Click on the headline for more.
- By Royal Appointment
The school hosted a visit from His Royal Highness The Earl of Wessex. HRH's visit was in recognition of East Dunbartonshire Council's support of The Duke of Edinburgh's Award Scheme. Schools from across EDC were represented by the young people taking part in the award scheme and teachers who are supporting them. Click on the headline for links to photos.