Community

The Community Group have been working towards a variety of TARGETS this year. Our aim is to help children create a sense of belonging within their community helping them to feel Healthy, Included, Respected and Responsible within their school. We agreed our TARGETS with Hazel The Squirrel our school mascot.

TARGETS

• Improve our school grounds creating a values garden

• Organise and promote a Family Festive event in partnership with our Parent Council

• Create a Food Bank collection point within the school for Cyrenians and support their work

• Help to raise money for RNLI and Scottish Mountain Rescue throughout the year and learn about their work

• Encourage 100% of pupils to sign up to a library in their local community

• Promote responsible dog ownership in our local community

• Plan and promote a whole school litter pick within our community in partnership with Keep Scotland Beautiful and ACC

• Grow our own vegetables

COMMUNITY ACHIEVEMENTS SO FAR

• Bulb planting at Hazlehead park

• Held the Christmas Jumper Day on December 4th

• Supported The Family Festive Disco with The Parent Council helping them to raise over £1800 for the school and our chosen charities this year

• Agreed themes of Christmas hampers and encouraged pupils to enter the raffle helping to raise £332 for RNLI and £332 for Aberdeen Mountain RescuePICTURE OF KENNY AND MONEY

• We created a Food Bank for Cyrenians and promoted their charity and what it does within the school