Sports Day

June 30, 2015

We are delighted with the fact that a comprehensive Sport’s Day was able to take place. Whilst no pupil surpassed Randy Barnes’ shot putt world record of 23.12 (established at the 1990 Jack in the Box Invitational), all the pupils … Continued

Blairmore Cup

June 23, 2015

The final athletics fixture of the term (apart from Sports Day!) is the Blairmore Cup, a triangular fixture with Aberlour House and Lathallan School that has been competed annually since 1975. This is a team competition for seniors and intermediates and was … Continued

IAPS Athletics Championships

June 23, 2015

Thirty seven Ardvreck boys and girls took part in the IAPS (Independent Association Prep Schools) Athletics Championships held yesterday at Fettes College in Edinburgh.  All the children were extraordinarily determined and they all gave of their very best.   We … Continued

Karate Kids!

June 22, 2015

Congratulations to all the pupils who passed their karate gradings on Friday: Sacha FP gained her Red belt, Niall D gained his Green belt; Zhenglong W and Hector T gained their Yellow belts and Hamish T gained his Purple belt. … Continued

Wednesdays Matches

June 10, 2015

On Wednesday, the Under 10s took on Loretto and, having won the toss the team chose to field first.  The team started well with three wickets in the first over however the boys’ fielding wasn’t as strong as they would … Continued

Wednesday’s Matches

May 21, 2015

Aberlour came to visit Ardvreck this week to play cricket, rounders and tennis against our Ardvreck teams.  All the matches were played at home.  Both the 2nd XI and the Colts won by 4 wickets whilst the U13 and U11 … Continued

Mixed Doubles

May 19, 2015

Eight sixth form pupils enjoyed a wonderful and very successful day out at the Belhaven Mixed-Doubles Tennis Festival on Sunday. Louisa L & Rowan S, Alice W & Tobias W, Georgina A & Toby A and Tara H & Tristan … Continued

Fettes Future Talent Day

May 19, 2015

Some of our Form 3 pupils were lucky enough to go to Fettes College to take part in their Future Talent Day.  Harris P, Finn S, Bella W, Maisy E and Eva M had lots of fun and participated in … Continued

Outdoor Shooting

May 17, 2015

Yesterday evening our shooting team competed for the St George’s Shield. This is an outdoor competition which Ardvreck has won for the last twenty-six years. Although Ardvreck’s own indoor 20 yard rifle range is an intrinsic part of the school’s … Continued

Wednesday’s Matches

May 17, 2015

We were delighted that the weather held and all our matches took place today both home and away. The girls U13A, U13B, U11 and U9 rounders teams played against Fettes and although all the teams played well, none of the … Continued

Glenalmond Cricket 6s

May 17, 2015

Rowan SP (Captain), Tristan K, Jake S, Toby A, William G and Ollie S headed off to Glenalmond last Wednesday to take part in the rescheduled Glenalmond Cricket 6s. Here is the Captain’s match report:  Unfortunately Kinross were not able … Continued

Boys’ Tennis

May 14, 2015

The boys’ tennis team recently managed to fit in an extremely enjoyable doubles match against Morrison’s Academy. Rowan SN, Archie D, Tobias W, Archie W, Tristan K, Archie E and Toby A all played with skill and determination. In a … Continued

WOSPS Rounders

May 13, 2015

Many congratulations to all the girls who have been selected to play for the WOSPS (West of Scotland Prep Schools) rounders squad.   Louisa L, Georgie A, Tara H, Ishbel SN, Lulu HC, Isabella L, Lara C and Cora GC were … Continued

Tennis Tournament at Morrisons

May 13, 2015

Yesterday four fifth form girls attended the Morrison’s Academy Under 12 Tennis Tournament. The competition runs as two separate events: Lara C and Ishbel SN played together in one pool and Cora GC and Lulu HC competed in the other. … Continued

Clay Pigeon Shooting Competition

May 11, 2015

William L, Toby A and Archie W competed in the Strathallan Clay Pigeon Shooting competition against teams from Riley, Belhaven and St Mary’s Melrose.  Each boy had 20 shots at targets that included five flying targets and a rabbit.  The five … Continued