Bridge of Don Academy win top Schools Sport Award

At the recent Aberdeen Sport Awards Bridge of Don Academy were awarded with the Secondary School of the year.  The star studded ceremony featured the very best of junior and senior sporting achievement throughout Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire.  The PE department are pleased that their hard work and dedication has been recognized and are delighted to achieve this award for a second year.

Special mention should also go to Abi Allan who received a commendation in the Junior Sports Category along with some of our female pupils for their work with the Aberdeen Active Girls committee.  Below is the excellent video demonstrating the good work undertaken in the PE department.

Inter-house Rowing Challenge

On Friday 9th November the inter-house competition resumed following the October break with the S1-6 rowing challenge.  Teams of six raced for 9 minutes in a relay. The support and atmosphere in the games hall was electric with excellent commentary by S6 pupils.  Winners were Drum, with Crathes a mere 5 metres behind in second with Fyvie coming in third.

Standings are as follows:

Drum – 125 points,  Fyvie – 105 points, Crathes – 70 points

Next event is S1-3 boys basketball on the 23rd of November.