First Lego League – Dyce Dynamos

Thanks to sponsorship from Oceaneering, Dyce Academy have joined the First Lego League.  The pupils chose Dyce Dynamos as their name and will meet Wednesday lunchtimes.

The First Lego League is a global STEM challenge to encourage interest in real-world themes and develop skills that are crucial for future careers.


Final Consultation on Summer School Holidays 2021-2025 

In May 2019 the Aberdeen City Council Education Operations Committee considered the public feedback on the school holiday pattern. They approved retaining the general pattern of school holidays of previous years with the exception of bringing the summer holidays forward by one week. The Committee requested that further consultation should be sought to agree when the summer holidays should start from 2020-21 to 2024-25.

ACC are seeking the views of all parents, school staff and children and young people.

Parents and staff are asked to provide responses via this link – students will be asked to provide responses within school.

The survey opens Monday 9 September 2019 until Friday 20 September 2019.

Activities Days 2020

Pupils will have received an Activities Day Choice Form at registration this morning. Please discuss the trip options with them and complete and return the form by Tuesday 17 September.

Once all forms are collated, if your child has opted to participate in one of these trips you will receive further information from the relevant trip leader.

Below is a link to  the Activities Days 2020 Booklet which contains details of residential and 3-day non-residential trips. Details on day trips and school activities will be issued nearer the time.

Activities Days 2020 – S1-2 Choice Form

Activities Days 2020 – S3 Choice Form

Activities Days 2020 – Booklet