Netball v Mowden Hall

March 20, 2017

On Saturday, the girls had their last Netball match against Mowden Hall School who were on tour. After our win on Wednesday the girls were very positive going into this match. Mowden had informed me that they were bringing two … Continued

Karate Grading

March 18, 2017

Our pupils had a successful night on Wednesday at their karate grading held at Kilgraston. After an intensive training session, each group performed their special moves to earn their next colour of belt. The results were as follows: Sacha FP … Continued

Boys’ Hockey v Belhaven

March 17, 2017

There were six hockey matches today – all against Belhaven.  The seniors played away, the Colts played at Glenalmond and the U9s played at home.  There are photos of the seniors matches.  1st XI – For our last game of the season … Continued

Netball triangular v Strathallan and St Mary’s

March 17, 2017

Our U13s and our Under 11s played in trangular matches against Strathallan and St Mary’s Melrose.  The seniors played at St Mary’s and the juniors played at Strathallan: U13s – this week we ravelled to St Mary’s for a triangular match with … Continued

Netball Coaching by Downe House

March 16, 2017

On Wednesday 7th March, we welcomed Miss Laura Vickery, Head of Netball and Resident Tutor of Downe House School at Ardvreck. She met with pupils and staff and after lunch started her specialist netball training sessions with Forms 4 to … Continued

WOSPS netball

March 10, 2017

Ardvreck was delighted to have three girls playing for the WOSPS netball squad this week.  Amelia A and Amelia T played for the A team and Iona M played for the B team.   The A’s were beaten by the Dandylions … Continued

Scottish Prep Schools Cross Country

March 9, 2017

On Sunday we all boarded the coach and headed for Dunbar and more specifically the John Muir Country Park to take part and run in the IAPS Cross Country event. Everyone was in high spirits and ran as well as … Continued

Merchiston Cross Country Relay

March 9, 2017

Four boys cross country teams travelled to Merchiston School on Tuesday afternoon for Merchiston’s Annual Cross Country Relay competition. The U11 teams ran first with Ardvreck A coming 7th and Ardvreck B placed 13th. Curtis M deserves a special mention … Continued

Girls’ Sports Tour

March 9, 2017

On Wednesday 1st March, after a very busy afternoon running our Annual Netball Tournament, the girls, Mrs Kinge and I jumped into the mini bus and headed off to the Lake District on the first leg of our Sports Tour. … Continued

Terrington Rugby 7s

March 9, 2017

We set off at the crack of dawn and with the boys still half asleep we drove off the campus bang on time at 06.01! It was a long drive down the road to God’s own country! Coming the furthest … Continued

Boys’ Hockey v Craigclowan

March 6, 2017

Our younger teams took on Craigclowan this week – with all three matches being played away: U10s – After a quick warm up the U10s assembled on the pitch after Ewan FL, our captain, won the toss. The boys quickly settled … Continued

Boys’ Hockey v Cargilfield

March 6, 2017

With the seniors away at a rugby tournament, it was four junior teams that played this week with the U11s playing Cargilfield at Glenalmond (and the other three playing against Craigclowan – please see other match reports): U11s –  This team was … Continued

Ardvreck Netball Tournament

March 4, 2017

This year, nine schools took part in the annual Ardvreck Netball Tournament.  Both the U13 and U11 groups played a round robin competition with the group stage matches lasting 6 minutes for the U11s and 10 minutes for the U13s. … Continued

Netball v Cargilfield

February 26, 2017

Three girls’ teams played Cargilfield on Wednesday – all of the matches were played in Edinburgh: U13s – the U13 netball team travelled on the bus for a long trip to Edinburgh. When we arrived we had a quick warm up … Continued

Boys’ Hockey v Cargilfield

February 23, 2017

There were just two matches today – both against Cargilfield – one played at Peffermill and the other at Glenalmond: 1st XI – although we were missing a few players due to illness and scholarships, it was a real pleasure … Continued