Declan Dempster (Class of 2014) | Created by admin

Hiya, so as Mr Armstrong said, my name’s Declan and I started at Scots in 2000 and graduated in 2014. So as I understand it, I was asked here today to talk to you all in order to build student relationships with alumni and I was given 15 minutes to build such a relationship today […]

First Round of Colours for 2017 | Created by admin

Colours are awarded to students in the Senior School at Scots who have displayed outstanding ability and commitment within our co-curricular program. As this program has undergone innovation, it is timely to remind everyone about how Colours are awarded. To be eligible for Colours, there must be commitment to sustained training and preparation. Conduct must […]

The Fabric of this Vision | Created by admin

Some thoughts on the new NESA literacy and numeracy standards and changes to the New South Wales Higher School Certificate. If you can look into the seeds of time, And say which grain will grow and which will not, Speak then to me, who neither beg nor fear Your favours nor your hate. William Shakespeare […]

2016 HSC Results | Created by admin

Outstanding HSC results top off Sesquicentenary year at Scots The Scots School Albury was given another reason to celebrate their Sesquicentenary year this morning with an outstanding performance in the HSC. 50 per cent of this year’s cohort were ranked in the top 20 per cent in their respective subjects and 19 students have been […]

Scots in Space! | Created by admin

Our Year 11 Scots Physics students, as a part of their astrophysics unit, have been working towards coding STEM experiments onto a Raspberry Pi which will be forwarded to NASA and put aboard the next rocket scheduled to launch tomorrow – 9th December. Once it reaches the International Space Station an astronaut will attach the […]

Year 12 Final Chapel | Created by admin

Today we held the Final Chapel Service for the Class of 2016. Led by Reverend Beth Donnelly, it was a great sunny day to farewell the Year 12 students. Please take a chance to read Beth’s sermon from today’s service. Year 12 Final Chapel Message What does the Lord require of you? Year 12s: you’ve […]

When academic performance and wellbeing collide: School flourishing thrives | Created by admin

Does a school with outstanding academic results, at the expense of student happiness and wellbeing, constitute a good school? Can a school have happy and contented students who consistently perform to high academic standards?  The notion of flourishing sits at the intersection of these two questions. In my experience, the pursuit of flourishing has made a profound difference in the […]

2016 Highland Gathering – Pipe Band Competition Result Sheet | Created by admin

Final Results from yesterday's competition. Juvenile Division: 1st Haileybury A; 2nd Scots Sydney; 3rd The Scots School Albury Grade 4: 1st Haileybury; 2nd Scots Sydney; 3rd The Scots School Albury Grade 3: 1st City of Melbourne; 2nd Canberra Drum Majors: 1st Dominic Anderson Studwick; 2nd Benjamin Casey; 3rd Angus Masters Street March: 1st City of Melbourne Display: 1st Golden City Congratulations to everyone and thank you to all who came out to support our Inaugural Highland Gathering.

Regional Voices – David Armstrong Interview | Created by admin

This week on Regional Voices, a local radio program, Deputy Principal David Armstrong talks about the importance of ensuring students maintain their connections with their families and families feel connected with schools. He tells Kendi Burness-Cowan what a modern day boarding experience is like and why parents should consider regional options when choosing where to educate their […]

HSC results rocket Scots up the charts | Created by admin

As a small regional co-educational school, Scots is really punching above its weight. This year 50% of its Year 12 cohort of 66 have achieved at least one Band 6 score (the highest subject score band in NSW). The Sydney Morning Herald has compared school performances in NSW and Scots’ Class of 2015 is placed […]

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