Connecting Classrooms in Kenya
As part of the British Council’s Connecting Classrooms programme, Miss Lockhart and Miss Watkins along with Mrs MacDonald and Miss Lee joined a group of teachers from across the U.K. on an educational visit to the Rift Valley of Kenya (11-17 February).
One of their activities was teaching at Sachangwan Secondary School.
Youth and Philanthropy Initiative (YPI) – 20 December 2017
Three S3 teams competed in the Youth and Philanthropy Initiative finals on 20 December 2017. They were competing for £3,000 for their chosen charity. The three charities were the Kinlochbervie Playing Field, the Durness Village Hall and the Kinlochbervie Day Centre (nursery and pre-school). Each team made a presentation to a panel of judges. The winning charity was the Kinlochbervie Day Centre.
Christmas Show – 12 December 2017
Miss Lockhart and Mr Galbraith organised a fantastic Christmas Show that featured the Polar Express and The Snowman. Click on any photo to begin slide show.
BBC Children in Need – 15 November 2017
Pupils participated in a variety of activities on 15 November 2017 (two days before the official date) and raised £303.70 for BBC Children In Need. The school’s Christmas Jumper Day was held on the same day. The date was chosen to allow pupils from all 4 schools in the ASG to participate. A total of £303.70 was raised for Children in Need and £81 for Save the Children.
School Trip to Vancouver October 4-11, 2017
Thirty pupils and eight staff travelled to Vancouver for a very full week. Because of the large number of photos uploaded, a separate page has been created for the Vancouver field trip.
Click the link below to view the photographs.
Unveiling of Paving Stone In Memory of Robert McBeath VC – September 2017
At 11.00 a.m. on 15 September 2017, the school held a ceremony to unveil a paving stone in honour of Robert McBeath. The stone is part of the U.K. Government’s program to provide a paving stone for every person who won the Victoria Cross in World War 1.
Click on the individual images to view larger versions of the photos and to move between them.
Senior Trip to Belfast February 2017
The senior pupils visited Belfast and the Giants’ Causeway during the recent February break.
Christmas Concert – 21 December 2016
This year’s annual Christmas Concert featured the children from Kinlochbervie High School and Kinlochbervie Primary School as well as the North West Communities Choir. The event raised a total of £424 for two charities – Befrienders Highland and The Crocus Group (£212 from donations at the door which is being matched by the three local Councillors). The raffle raised a further £293.50 for school funds.
Children In Need – 18 November 2016
The school held a Pyjama Day to raise funds for BBC Children in Need on Friday 18 November. Pupils paid £2 to wear a onesie or pyjamas to school. There was a bake sale at morning interval and a series of House Challenges in the afternoon.
Visit from Vancouver Police Pipe Band Members – 2 September 2016
We were visited by two members of the Vancouver Police Pipe Band who led an assembly at school and played at the memorial cairn for Robert McBeath VC.
Beach Day – May 2016
Crew from HMS Sutherland Visit – 26 April 2016
Crew from HMS Sutherland visited the school in April.
They met with the pupils and carried out a variety of outdoor jobs.
Girls Football Team – At Farr High School – 24 April 2016
Sport Relief – 11 March 2016
The school raised a total of £565.50 for Sport Relief with a variety of activities including Zumbathon, Footballathon, House Challenges, a House Bake Off and a bake sale.
Loch Eil – S1/S2 Outward Bound Camp – 8-12 December 2016
Christmas Concert – 16 December 2015
Teuchter Day – Fundraising for Save the Children – 9 October 2015
20th Anniversary Celebrations – Dance with Slanj Celtic Rock Ceilidh Band – 19 September 2015
20th Anniversary Celebrations – Soup and Sweet – 19 September 2015
20th Anniversary Celebrations – School and Community Concert 18 September 2015