Rounders – U11 v St Mary’s Melrose

June 8, 2018

It was a very sunny and hot day for running around on the Rounders pitches. The St Mary’s team arrived and they where definitely one of the tallest teams the U11 have ever played.  We won the toss and decided … Continued

Inter-House Music Competition

May 15, 2018

The Inter-House Music Competition was held on Thursday 10th May. We thank Mr Matt Gooch, Head of Music at Strathallan School for adjudicating this competition. There was a fantastic variety of instruments played and many different styles of music. They … Continued

Barvicks

May 9, 2018

Munro On Saturday, an intrepid group of adventurers joined Mr Davey and I for the ascent of Ben Vorlich. After parking the minibus next to the flat-calm waters of Loch Earn, we began our climb. The forecast was not looking … Continued

Climbing Competition – Morrison’s Academy

May 3, 2018

Last Friday, I had the pleasure to accompany a team of climbers to the Strathearn Climbing Competition, hosted by Morrison’s Academy. We started with our Primary aged children who attempted to complete a series of boulder problems (short climbs with … Continued

Little Ardvreck’s Green fingers

May 3, 2018

Little Ardvreck pupils are being very green fingered this term. They have been set the challenge to improve their garden area by only using eco-friendly means. This means they are looking for opportunities to re-use, reduce and recycle to improve … Continued

Aladdin

April 16, 2018

Wednesday Evening Perfomance Individual Photos of the Cast Thursday Evening Performance

French Day

March 23, 2018

Bravo! What a day! The French Day brought many colours and lots of stripes to Ardvreck. The children had fun mixing various subjects with French as staff and children alike embraced the language and culture of France. There was bread … Continued

World Book Day – 08/03/18

March 12, 2018

World Book Day! After being postponed due to the snow, the children were so relieved that they could dress up as their favourite characters. We had children dress up as Goldilocks and the 3 bears to War Horse. All of … Continued

Poetry Competition

March 7, 2018

Prizes were awarded this morning to proud young poets who were the winners of Ardvreck’s annual poetry competition. We were very grateful to Mr Ed Phillips, English teacher and Housemaster from Glenalmond College, who launched and judged the poems which … Continued

Little Ardvreck- Dogs Show

February 24, 2018

As part of our Chinese New Year celebrations, Little Ardvreck held a dog show yesterday to mark The Year of the Dog. We had a lovely collection of spaniels, mongrels, a Labrador and a rather exotic Northern Inuit dog. All … Continued

New Playground

February 22, 2018

After a relaxing half term, the children returned to an exciting new playground provided by the Friends of Ardvreck!. Pupils were counting down the seconds until they could climb and scramble around on this brilliant obstacle course. A huge thank … Continued

Scottish Prep Schools Skiing Championships

February 9, 2018

Having had the first of the ski race days postponed everyone was excited about finally getting out onto the slopes and representing the school. The weather was not the best with low cloud making it very flat light, but no … Continued

Burns Night

February 8, 2018

The pipes and drums were on parade to pipe in the guests, everyone thoroughly enjoyed their spectacular performance. Everyone then entered the well decorated Crabbie, to find their seats on the beautifully themed tables. Once sat down Jacob delivered a … Continued

Netball- Wales vs Northern Ireland

January 25, 2018

The Erskine girls travelled to Perth College UHI to watch the Netball World Cup Qualifier. They watched Wales vs Northern Ireland, due to all of the Scottish matches being sold out. They had great fun watching the match as the … Continued