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23 April 2014: Clères Visit 2014

On Friday 21 March, 22 of Dollar’s young French scholars from Junior 2, Form I and Form II (accompanied by three FV helpers and four members of staff) departed for a week in France, as part of the annual trip to Clères, a small village north of Rouen in Normandy.   


23 April 2014: Form I and II Pupils Visit Toledo
Dollar Academy’s young Spanish scholars travelled to Spain over the Easter Break.


21 April 2014: Tree Planting at Loch Leven Nature Reserve

Planting trees is very hard work . . . as 22 Form I, II and III pupils learned on Friday, 11 March.


21 April 2014: China Trip 2014

Over twelve days in late March and early April, 34 pupils from the History & Modern Studies Department crisscrossed China in an attempt to get to grips with both the rich history and dynamic reality of the “Middle Kingdom”.  


18 April 2014: Tickets Now On Sale for Dollar Academy Musical: Guys and Dolls

Rehearsals have just begun for this year’s Senior Musical, Guys and Dolls and tickets can now be purchased via a link on the Dollar Academy website.


18 April 2014: Ski Tour 2014

On Saturday 29 March, 113 Dollar pupils and 16 staff departed Dollar for the snow-laden slopes of Les Menuires in the French Alps. 


1 April 2014: Junior School Science Fair

The annual Junior School Science Fair took place on Wednesday 19th February in the Assembly Hall.  All 88  Junior 2 pupils had spent a great deal of time outwith lessons producing individual science projects. 


1 April 2014: Eco Trashion Show

The school assembly hall was transformed into the backdrop for a spectacular runway show, with teachers modelling outfits created for them in the Dollar Eco Trashion show.



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Welcome to Dollar Academy, one of Scotland’s top independent schools.  We are a day and boarding school, for boys and girls aged 5-18 years. Dollar is set in a beautiful rural location between the university cities of St Andrews and Edinburgh, just a 30 minute drive from Edinburgh International Airport. 


The school has an outstanding academic reputation and our high-quality programme of activities outside the classroom helps bring out the best in young people, developing confidence, enthusiasm and independence of mind. The Dollar community is strikingly vibrant, positive and welcoming.


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