In this crazy time that we are all in, this was a real reminder of why we do our job! Today I had the absolute privilege and honour to present our S5 and S6 DUX awards to two incredible individuals. I was able to visit their doorsteps and present their awards. A huge congratulations to …

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Summer activities programme

Please see the attached programme of summer activities offered by the Moray Wellbeing Hub. MWH_calendar_22_06_20_v2 (pdf format)

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Future Doctors Week

Email received today – S5/6 students – may be of interest From July 20th – 24th we’re running our Future Doctors week online for your students aged 14-18 who might be considering careers in healthcare and we also have a totally free guide to writing the perfect med school personal statement for all of your …

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Health and Well Being

Mrs Chapman from our Guidance Team has created and collated some fantastic wellbeing resources to support Health and Wellbeing. These can be used now, over the summer holidays and will also help prepare young people for a return to the school building in August.  Lots of useful handouts now under ‘HWB’ on the COVID tab …

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Developing the Young Workforce (DYW) Internships – last call

Internships The Invest In Education Internships list for ‘Live & Online’ Summer Internships are almost full, and we expect to close registration for all of them by this Sunday 28th June.  Our online Internships have been the most highly-demanded programmes in InvestIN’s history, with students from more than 40 countries having registered in the past two …

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Educational Maintenance Allowance (EMA)

Application link Moray Council are now accepting applications for education maintenance allowance, worth £30 a week for those aged 16-19, to help continue learning in the 2020/21 school session. Eligibility criteria and more info at the Application Link above

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Moray Council Recovery Plan

Recovery plans remain the major focus for us at this time and to this end Moray Council have produced a sketch note to detail their plans for recovery. I have been asked to share this with you. The video can be accessed using the link below. #teamEA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SomwSVQmwAk&feature=youtu.be

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From the PE Department to P7

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For the attention of our new S6 pupils

If you are considering applying to college or university through UCAS, you need to; a) Go onto your House S6 Team on Microsoft Teams and communicate this clearly to your guidance teacher from Monday 22nd. b) Watch a Loom tutorial video on your S6 Team for instructions to register for UCAS before the summer on …

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Online Learning – student/parental help sheet

In response to some of the issues raised by pupils with our Guidance Team, Mrs Macrae and Mr Terron have put together a help booklet to support pupils with frequent challenges when learning online. We have attached a copy and hope this will be of some use to you and your young people. Online-learning-tips(Word .docx) …

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The Academy is now CLOSED to staff and students until further notice. Details of admission of key workers' children to follow