S1-S2 BGE Science course covering -:
Water & Air
Rocks & Soils
S3 Individualised skills based courses with each discrete science.
Science with Biology
Science with Chemistry
Science with Physics
Senior Phase (S4-6)
All offered at a range of levels N3- AH
The Science faculty is one of the largest in the school. We have 9 purpose built labs and as we are a relatively new school we are lucky to have a good range of equipment. Each lab has a smart board and we also have a science laptop bus.
Throughout the year we offer various Curriculum enrichment:
- STEM Ambassador visits including links to various engineering companies
- Do you want to be a Doctor? When we have medical students in school.
- Science Club, includes Crest awar
- John Muir Award for all S1
- British Science Association:
- British Science Week
- Annual competitions
- Techfest week talks including (at varying times throughout the year)
- Cosmic Dome (astronomy/physics)
- Physics – Antarctica and Beyond (physics/biology)
- Aberdeen University: (at varying times throughout the year)
- Practical workshops
- Careers advice
- Various visits are arranged including Mr Bug, Forestry Commission, a local Bee keeper, as well as visits to the Distillery and other local businesses.