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Piper Stan Brodie (Photo: Strathallan School)

School piper helped to start the salmon season

A pupil at Strathallan School helped get the start of the salmon season on the River Tay underway. Stan Brodie (13), from Perth, piped the...

Youngsters show they have got the write stuff

Four young writers have won a creative writing competition as part of the Message from the Skies project and will see their own words projected...
Gordonstoun School

School backs ban on mobiles during the day

One of the UK’s most famous boarding schools is putting its weight behind calls for all schools to ban the use of mobile phones during...

Free school meals for all can stop obesity crisis

Only Americans are more obese than Scots, and unless we act now our children will die in huge numbers. Every morning before school my nine-year-old...

Glenalmond pupils complete officer training course

Two former Glenalmond College pupils, both from Perthshire, have recently passed out at Sandhurst having completed an eight-week officer training course. Ben Humphries and Gregor...

Pupils learning the human cost of climate change

Pupils at St Leonards School in St Andrews have been helping to humanise the cost of climate change. In recent years, the issue of climate...