Official Announcements

Draft Aberdeenshire Autism Strategy for Children, Young People & Adults
March 14th, 2023 at 1:32 pm

Below is a link to the Draft Aberdeenshire Autism strategy where you can also give feedback and make comment.

Draft Aberdeenshire Autism Strategy – Info for Parents

Scottish Child Payment Factsheet
February 28th, 2023 at 1:07 pm

The document below provides an overview of the forthcoming changes to Scottish Child Payment.

Scottish Child Payment information sheet

Reminder about Free Bus Travel for under 22’s
November 24th, 2022 at 2:56 pm

From 31 January 2022, the Under 22s free bus travel scheme allows 5-21 year olds living in Scotland for more than six months of the year are eligible for free bus travel.

Parents or guardians of 5-15 year olds must apply on their behalf. Children under five years old already travel for free on commercial bus services across Scotland and do not need a card.

The following link provides further information on the scheme

Resources for stakeholders – YPTS (

Worried about Money?
October 20th, 2022 at 2:32 pm

These are difficult economic times, and many may be worrying about money.

Check out this leaflet which gives you where to get help in Aberdeenshire.

Worried About Money Leaflet


This leaflet can be accessed and printed in a range of languages by following this link:

Aberdeenshire – Worried about Money? (


You can also request free printed copies:

Cash First Leaflets – Independent Food Aid Network UK

“Lets” Talk Scottish Education
October 14th, 2022 at 2:28 pm

The Scottish Government wants your input on Scottish Education. This is not just for parents/carers but for school children as well. Make sure you have your say. See below on how you can participate.

National Discussion on Scottish Education – Letter to Parents and Carers – 14th October 2022


School Announcements

The Gordon Schools SQA Exam timetable
March 31st, 2023 at 10:20 am

Below is the exam timetable for TGS for the upcoming SQA exams. This timetable differs slightly from the SQA one as there are some different start times. The days of the exams do not change. Please carefully check this timetable for times and dates of your exams. 

TGS SQA Exam Timetable 2023

If you have any queries please speak with Mr Johnston, Depute Rector & SQA Coordinator.


Free Bus Travel Scheme
October 3rd, 2022 at 11:49 am

On Tuesday 13th September 2022, the Scottish Minister for Transport approved the launch of the national marketing campaign for the Young Persons’ Free Bus Travel Scheme and, in doing so, also celebrated that over 20 million journeys have now been made through the scheme.

The national campaign is continuing with advertising on digital and social media, TV, radio and buses for the next few weeks to help raise awareness of the scheme, showcase the attractiveness and sustainability of bus travel and encourage even more young people across the country to take part.

To apply for your travel enabled National Entitlement Card visit either of these two websites: or

The websites contain helpful information for families and young people about free bus travel; how it works, how to apply, the benefits and some tips for travelling safely. It also features the decision tool feature, to help make it easier for people to understand the different ways they can apply.

What can we do for Huntly’s future?
February 15th, 2022 at 5:42 pm

What can we do for Huntly’s future? Review and add your ideas for Huntly


Last year, we asked How’s Huntly? And now, to reflect on what has changed over the previous years, it’s time to think about what more could happen in Huntly. We want to know your ideas of what the town needs to create an updated action plan.


You can review and add ideas online at  Alternatively, there will be paper copies from next week available in Orb’s Community Bookshop, along with a box to post them in. The final day for responses will be the 6th of March. 

TGS Newsletter – Christmas Edition
December 21st, 2021 at 1:52 pm

Click HERE to get our latest school newsletter. Its full of useful information, key dates and the prelim timetable.

School Reopening
November 30th, 2021 at 3:00 pm

Just to advise that The Gordon Schools will be open tomorrow, Wednesday 1st December, as normal. We look forward to having you all back in school.