Check out the Summer in the City Guide – full of great activities for you, your friends and family to enjoy this summer!
This year we have a brand new reading challenge: Aberdeen Reads! The challenge is open to everyone, so get family and friends involved and encourage each other to keep reading over the Summer holidays! What’s more everyone who takes part in Aberdeen Reads will be entered into a prize draw, and those who complete 3 […]
The 2019 Aberdeen Highland Games has an exciting list of family activities for you all to enjoy. Come along and try inflatables, a climbing wall, critters and a visit from children’s TV personalities– plus much, much more. More information is available here
The new Best Start Grant School Age Payment of £250 aims to help eligible families with expenses around the time their child normally starts Primary 1. Applications are now open. Find out if you’re eligible by calling 0800 182 2222 or visiting http://socsi.in/4HIqh
Do your children enjoy learning about nature? If so, join the Duthie Park Rangers’ mailing list to find out about the fun activities hosted during the summer holidays for 4 to 12 year olds. Email DuthieParkRangerService@aberdeencity.gov.uk to join the list today.
Help Aberdeen City Council and Scottish Government improve how your school involves you in your child’s learning by completing one of: Primary: http://socsi.in/Sezt8 Secondary: http://socsi.in/T9Gfe Special: http://socsi.in/9W874
Pupils at Kittybrewster School teamed up with older members of the local community and international artist at the weekend to transform the electricity substation at Woodside Medical Centre into a giant, colourful, boom box. The colourful and iconic addition to the area is a result of the grant awarded to the pupils through Aberdeen City […]
A special information event for potential foster carers is taking place at Airyhall Community Centre this Wednesday (15 May). The event which takes place between 4.30 and 6.30pm at the centre on Countesswells Road will give visitors the opportunity to speak to foster carers and members of the council’s recruitment team and ask questions about […]
Big-hearted Danestone School pupils yesterday (Thursday 9 May) today joined up with Scotland’s favourite schoolboy, Oor Wullie, to raise money for children’s healthcare charity, the Archie Foundation. Children from nursery school age up to P7 helped set up and manage fund-raising stalls at the school to help raise funds for the official charity of the Royal […]
Pupils at Woodside School have joined forces with Police Scotland to highlight to drivers the potential impact of speeding near their schools. The youngsters have become Junior Road Safety Officers for the six-week duration of the ‘Speedwatch’ campaign. Working in partnership with police officers they are helping to educate drivers who have been caught speeding […]