Welcome Back!

January 8, 2015

Everyone is back today for the start of the Spring Term. We welcomed five new pupils to the school this morning and we look forward to helping each new pupil settle into the ebb and flow of life at Ardvreck. At … Continued

Carol Service

December 19, 2014

On the final day of term, Ardvreck pupils, former pupils and their families participated in the School Carol Service. It was wonderful to see all the pupils involved in an array of choirs and the music was of an extremely high … Continued

Xmas Factor

December 19, 2014

On Wednesday 10th, the whole school assembled in the Finlay Hall for the annual Xmas Factor competition. Each Form group had prepared a musical item and were raring to go! First off was Little Ardvreck with their Australian version of … Continued

Creative Writing Competition

December 15, 2014

The English Department’s Creative Writing Competition took place this term and, as ever, the standard was exceptionally high. The children’s stories were judged by local author, Helen Grant, who came into school to announce the winners and award the prizes … Continued

Gingerbread Houses

December 11, 2014

You can’t have Christmas celebrations without making gingerbread houses and that is what the Mac boys have been making this week. Each dorm made and decorated a gingerbread house using a range of edible decorations although some were better able … Continued

Final Farewells

December 10, 2014

The Final Assembly of the Autumn Term is always a memorable and moving occasion. It is memorable because the children have achieved so much and the Head Boy (Tristan K) and the Head Girl (Alice W) gave detailed speeches in … Continued

Father Christmas

December 10, 2014

We were all delighted that Father Christmas managed to take time out of his busy schedule to come and visit Little Ardvreck. He gave out wonderfully shiny and glittery presents to all of our little ones, who were thrilled to … Continued

Meet the Elements

December 10, 2014

Forms 5T and 5G remade a video for ‘They Might be Giants’ track ‘Meet the Elements’. Thanks to Feel Good Anyway for the inspiring video, via BoingBoing.  (Make sure you turn the sound up!). https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=S9p-Q4X3TVU    

Junior House Christmas Dinner Dance

December 9, 2014

Great excitement filled Junior House on Saturday evening as the circus rolled into the Ardvreck dinging room for the Junior House Christmas Dinner Dance.  The girls looked beautiful in their party dresses and the boys looked very handsome in their … Continued