The Ardroy experience is only as good as the information exchange leading up to it. Below are a number of files intended for use both by schools and parents prior to a course.
Note: PLEASE! download new material from here each time you need it. We are constantly updating both countdown packs as we develop new programmes and ideas, and old copies left somewhere on your hard drive soon go out of date.
|Countdown Pack A (.pdf)||
This contains all the information WE need to give YOU (the school) pre course
|Countdown Pack B SUMMER (.doc)||
This contains all the information YOU need to tell US pre course. Please fill in this pack if you are visiting Ardroy between Easter and October Half Term.
|Countdown Pack B WINTER(.doc)||
This contains all the information YOU need to tell US pre course. Please fill in this pack if you are visiting Ardroy between October Half Term and Easter.
|Powerpoint Presentation (.ppt)||
Revised in Jan '13, and intended for parent's evenings - the notes pages have useful bullet points. We also can send you out a DVD on request. See a preview of it here
|Visiting Teacher's Notes (.pdf)||
We will go through this with you when you arrive, but please have a sneak peek.
Suggested list of everything you need for a week at Ardroy
|Minor Medical/Consent Form||
for 16 and under
|Adult (16+) Medical Form (pdf)||
To download, complete by hand and return as a paper copy
|Adult (16+) Medical Form (word)||
Can be filled in 'online' and returned by email.
|Advice to Participants||
Useful information about insurance and our safety statement.
Please fill in online and return to confirm a booking. We also have a pdf version here
Curriculum for Excellence An excellent mind map of how Ardroy fits into the Curriculum for Excellence. Thank you to Sharon Logie from Crombie PS who created it!
A short thought provoking movie from The Pearson Foundation about changes in education. Very pertinent considering the current changes in Scottish Education
One more about how technology is altering education, and the rest of our lives. We cannot guarantee that all the facts herein are accurate!