Default news category, unless another is used. Most news items will be an acknowledgement and celebration of our young peoples’ achievements.


Katie Gillies did an amazing speech at the Lochardil House Hotel on the topic of ‘Why the manufacture of non-renewable plastics should be banned’. The competition was organised by the Rotary Club and was a brilliant way or tackling this issue. The Donald Dewar Debate is a memorial debate in memory of a highly prestigious …

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String group

The Charleston Academy String Group were invited along to the Inverness Town House on the evening of Thursday the 8th of November to play for the Highland Council Quality Awards dinner.  Rachel Gillies, Emily Blackmore, Kern Robertson, Ethan Hodgson, Ramsay Banks, Abigail Morris and Isobel Garvie were accompanied by myself and our strings instructor Mr …

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‘Magical Maths’ Presentation to S1/2 Pupils

On Thursday 13th September, Charleston Academy Maths Department were delighted to welcome Andrew Jeffrey to the school and give a 1 hour presentation to all 1st and 2nd year pupils.   Throughout the week, Andrew had been visiting various secondary schools across Scotland as part of National Maths Week.   All those attending were very fortunate indeed …

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