Foundation Apprenticeship Events – NESCol – February 2019

NESCol are holding 2 awareness raising events for Foundation Apprenticeships at the two city campuses.  These events are for pupils and parents who are interested in Foundation Apprenticeships for the 2019 intake.  The pupils will have a chance to speak to Faculty staff members and current apprentices to find out more about the qualifications.  They will also have the opportunity to see the facilities at the college.

If interested, register using the links below. (Please note there are separate links for the two events).

Mon 25 Feb 2019 – – Altens

Tues 26 Feb 2019 – – Gallowgate

Information about the Foundation Apprenticeships being offered in the college along with the days and times they are scheduled to run is below.  There are some courses where the days and times are still to be confirmed.  Please be aware that these times are subject to change and courses will only run if there are sufficient applicants.

FA Open Night Leaflet

Applying for a Primary or Secondary School Place

The applications process for primary and secondary school places is changing. To make it easier to apply, Aberdeen City Council are introducing online applications for children starting or moving schools in 2019.

The online application form and full information on how to complete it are available on the Aberdeen City Council website –

Secondary School Applications Leaflet

Please note, the nursery school application process has not changed. For more information about applying for a nursery place, see

Congratulations to Mr Naples-Campbell

Dyce Academy is very proud to share that Mr Naples-Campbell, Faculty Head Expressive Arts has been named as one of the Top 10 Educators in Scotland by TES.

Mr Naples-Campbell has been recognised for highlighting several issues this year including the #MeToo movement in education and the importance of Arts in a child’s education.

Follow the link below to the Aberdeen City Council press release –

Aberdeen City Council – News

ACC Guide to Integrated Children and Family Services 2019-2020

The Aberdeen City Council Guide to Integrated Children and Family Services 2019-2020 (formally A Guide to Education and Children’s Services) is now available as a pdf from the following link:

ACC Guide to Integrated Children and Family Services 2019-20