Active Schools

Aboyne Active Schools

Active Schools Coordinator
Aboyne Academy
Bridgeview Road
Aboyne, AB34 5JN
activeschoolsaboyne@aberdeenshire.gov.uk
Mobile: 07789943096

 

Active Schools Aboyne – Academy Clubs 

Active Schools offer a variety of extra-curricular activities to all pupils. Please see the link below for the clubs available at Aboyne Academy.

Aboyne Network – Live, Life Aberdeenshire (livelifeaberdeenshire.org.uk)

If pupils wish to participate at our clubs, they must be signed up through our booking link before they can attend. If your child was signed up to one of our clubs last year, they must reregister. Please note that some of our clubs have changed days/times.

We offer these activities through the support of our volunteers. We are always looking to recruit more volunteers to support our clubs and potentially offer new ones.

We are currently looking to recruit volunteers to support our Active Schools clubs, if you are interested please contact us at activeschoolsaboyne@aberdeenshire.gov.uk


 

Grampian Beginners Swimming Gala Festival – Thursday 20th June – 10.30am-12.30pm – Inverurie Community Campus (posted 12/6/2024)

I am delighted to confirm that as part of the partnership programme between Active Schools Aberdeenshire and Active Schools Aberdeen City – Grampian Schools Inclusive Events Programme – the Grampian Beginners Swimming Gala Festival will take place on Thursday 20th June from 10.30am-12.30pm at Inverurie Community Campus, located on Victoria Street, Inverurie, AB51 3QZ.

This event is for children with additional support needs who are unable to swim a length of the pool:

You are invited to enter school pupils who have physical, learning and/or sensory disabilities to take part in the event.

The event is free to enter. Please complete and return the entry form to DisabilitySport@aberdeenshire.gov.uk as soon as possible and by no later than Friday 14th June 2024.

We look forward to receiving your entries and to meeting you on the day and we hope everyone has a great experience. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to get in contact.


 

Banchory Junior Cricket (Posted 12/6/2024)

Please see poster for information on upcoming events hosted by Banchory Cricket Club.

“This activity is being organised by Banchory Cricket Club. Aberdeenshire Council is not responsible for the acts and omissions of Banchory Cricket Club and members of the public engaging in the activity do so at their own risk.”


 

Live Life Outdoors- Summer 2024 (posted 10/6/2024)

Please see attached for information on upcoming Live Life Outdoors summer events. For more information and to register for these activities, please follow the link below.

Holiday Camps at the Sir Arthur Grant Centre – Live, Life Aberdeenshire (livelifeaberdeenshire.org.uk)

 

Gordon Skiers Race & Summer Camps (posted 10/6/2024)
“This activity is being organised by Gordon Skiers. Aberdeenshire Council is not responsible for the acts and omissions of Gordon Skiers and members of the public engaging in the activity do so at their own risk.”
Gordon Skiers invite skiers (from confident snowploughers and above) to come and join in the fun of their next Race and Summer Camps!
Race:
More fun racing and prizes at the next race in our slalom series!
With both stubbies and gates to suit all ages the race is on Saturday 22nd June @ Alford Ski Centre from 5pm.
Slalom ski racing, multiple timed runs, music, BBQ, refreshments and of course lots of fun!

Summer Camps:
After the huge success of our Easter Camps we’re delighted to bring them back for Summer!
The Camps will run on 18/19 & 25/26 July and 1/2 August (0900-1530 each day). For ages from as young as 6 right through to 17 – minimum ability is confident snow plough and being able to use the POMA tow independently.
The days will include drills, skills, racing, dual slaloms, head to heads, fitness and multi activity games!
Take your child’s skiing to the next level with the focused and expert coaching of our ski-passionate team of coaches!

Booking:
Bookings can be made here:
https://bookwhen.com/gordonskiers
Hope to see you at one of our events soon!
Gordon Skiers


 

Active Schools partner club, Deveron Harriers’ running festival returns! (posted 6/6/2024)

Sunday 11th August 2024.

Scenic half marathon from Turriff to Banff, 10k, 5k and a junior 1k fun run.

Please see attachment and link for more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/1460868751188151

“This activity is being organised by Deveron Harriers. Aberdeenshire Council is not responsible for the acts and omissions of Deveron Harriers and members of the public engaging in the activity do so at their own risk.”

Any questions please contact Deveron Harriers direct – info@deveronharriers.org

 


 

Tennis in Aboyne (posted 30/5/2024)

This activity is being organised by Aboyne Tennis Club. Aberdeenshire Council is not responsible for the acts and omissions of Aboyne Tennis Club and members of the public engaging in the activity do so at their own risk.

 


 

Deeside Dance Centre – Summer Schools 2024 (posted 30/5/2024)

These activities will be run from Monday 5th – Friday 9th August and are available to primary and secondary pupils.

This activity is being organised by Deeside Dance Centre. Aberdeenshire Council is not responsible for the acts and omissions of Deeside Dance Centre and members of the public engaging in the activity do so at their own risk.


 

Grampian Beginners Swimming Gala Festival – Thursday 20th June – 10.30am-12.30pm – Inverurie Community Campus (posted 27/5/2024)

I am delighted to confirm that as part of the partnership programme between Active Schools Aberdeenshire and Active Schools Aberdeen City – Grampian Schools Inclusive Events Programme – the Grampian Beginners Swimming Gala Festival will take place on Thursday 20th June from 10.30am-12.30pm at Inverurie Community Campus, located on Victoria Street, Inverurie, AB51 3QZ.

This event is for children with additional support needs who are unable to swim a length of the pool:

You are invited to enter school pupils who have physical, learning and/or sensory disabilities to take part in the event.

The event is free to enter. Please complete and return the Entry Form to DisabilitySport@aberdeenshire.gov.uk as soon as possible and by no later than Friday 14th June 2024.

We look forward to receiving your entries and to meeting you on the day and we hope everyone has a great experience. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to get in contact.


 

Mar Orienteering Club (MAROC) (posted 14/5/2024)

Please see information on upcoming orienteering events hosted by Mar Orienteering Club (MAROC).

This activity is being organised by Mar Orienteering Club. Aberdeenshire Council is not responsible for the acts and omissions of Mar Orienteering Club and members of the public engaging in the activity do so at their own risk.

For any further queries, please email secretary@marocscotland.org.uk


 

Active Schools Aboyne – Secondary Activities Survey (posted 10/5/2024)

Please take a few minutes to answer the following questions, which will help shape our plans for future. This survey should take no more than 3 minutes to complete. The survey can be completed by parents/carers/guardians or by pupils.

Active Schools Aboyne – Secondary Activities Survey – https://forms.office.com/e/993LH007r2


 

 

Ride In Peace Adventures (RIPA) mountain biking sessions (posted 19/4/2024)

Please see attached for details of upcoming Ride In Peace Adventures (RIPA) mountain biking sessions. The poster details information on the Little RIPA for children ages 6-16 years old.

This activity is being organised by RIPA. Aberdeenshire Council is not responsible for the acts and omissions of RIPA and members of the public engaging in the activity do so at their own risk.

 


 

Banchory Community FC (posted 1/3/2024)

This activity is being organised by BCFC. Aberdeenshire Council is not responsible for the acts and omissions of BCFC and members of the public engaging in the activity do so at their own risk.

 Are you a girl in 1st or 2nd year regardless of football experience?

Banchory Community Football Club offers an inclusive and supportive learning environment, experienced coaching staff dedicated to your growth, weekly training sessions tailored for beginners, and exciting weekend games to put your newfound skills into action!

If you join us you will learn the fundamentals of the game, join a welcoming community of players, and experience the thrill of friendly matches!

Don’t hesitate to take the first step in your football journey with BCFC! For further details and registration, reach out to Duane Macavoy at dwannyboy@hotmail.com