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Little Shop of Horrors

Last week saw two very high quality performances of ‘Little Shop of Horrors’. Thank you to all of the cast and to the vast team of students and staff who worked tirelessly behind the scenes to ensure a successful show. The school vision of ‘Together Everyone Achieves More’ was exemplified by this whole experience. A …

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Robertson Design Project

The final of our S3 programme to design a ‘Climbers’ Retreat’ was held on Wednesday 5 December. This programme is very closely supported by Robertson and is run through our Design & Technology department. Groups of S3 pupils work together in teams, competing to design an ideal ‘Climbers’ Retreat’. The competition was won by the …

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Weekly School Notes

School Notes for week commencing Monday 10 December are available by clicking here: Elgin Academy School Notes – Wednesday 12 December 2018 Download All School Notes are available by clicking on the “EA News / Events” tab above.

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Rugby Success

Congratulations to the Three Counties Combined Schools team who won the Under 18s Scottish Rugby Schools’ Bowl 45 – 34 in a hard fought match against Gordonstoun on Wednesday evening. The team, captained by Fergus Nicol, and comprising of pupils from Nairn Academy, The Gordon Schools Huntly, Speyside High, Milne’s High School had 6 players from …

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Weekly School Notes

School Notes for week commencing Monday 3 December 2018 can be viewed by clicking here: Elgin Academy School Notes – Wednesday 5 December 2018 All School Notes are available by clicking on the “EA News / Events” tab above.  

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Presidential Performance

The term of office of our Head Teacher David Barnett as President of School Leaders Scotland came to an end at their annual conference in St Andrews last week. To mark this, a very talented group of musicians travelled to perform at the pre-dinner reception on Thursday 22 November. These were ‘Papa Dadams and the …

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Cracking the Code

Team HMS Supernova recently entered and won the UK national competition Cracking the Code.  Five students – Josh, Carrie, Kelly, Jonathan and Lexi – came up with a concept, room design and puzzles for an escape room.  They were short listed and invited to London in order to present their idea to a panel of …

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Modern Languages and the World of Work

On Thursday 22 November all our S3 pupils attended presentations from local business leaders and former EA pupils about the importance of foreign languages for work and for personal purposes. We had speakers from Walkers Shortbread (“trading globally, using other languages can make a difference in sealing a deal”), Johnstons of Elgin, Hannah Levy (former AH …

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Weekly School Notes

School Notes for Week commencing Monday 26 November can be found by clicking here: Elgin Academy School Notes – Wednesday 28 November 2018 All School Notes can be found by clicking on the ‘EA News / Events’ tab above.  

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School show – Little Shop of Horrors

Elgin Academy is pleased to present our upcoming musical production ‘Little Shop of Horrors’.  This sci-fi horror musical with a killer soundtrack follows its unlikely hero Seymour who works in a flower shop attending to a plant which he has named Audrey II (after the love of his life, Audrey). However, this isn’t your average …

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