The Aberdour Challenge

The Aberdour Challenge encourages pupils from Years 6 to 8 to extend their horizons by facing new and exciting personal challenges.

It will help them to enjoy a healthy lifestyle, to think about the world in which we live and to take an active responsibility for personal development.

To achieve a Gold Award in Year 8, a pupil will need to complete all eight Challenges.

To achieve a Silver Award in Year 7, a pupil will need to complete six Challenges plus an Outdoor Active Challenge.

To achieve a Bronze Award in Year 6, a pupil will need to complete three challenges and the Outdoor Active Challenge.

To complete a Challenge, pupils will be required to provide supporting evidence.  All pupils are expected to undertake their Bronze Award.

Each pupil’s card will be signed by the Challenge Co-ordinator as they complete each challenge.

The Challenge Co-ordinator will keep a record of the Challenges completed.

The Aberdour Challenge comprises of eight disciplines:

  • The Arts
  • Fitness
  • Our Community
  • Budgeting
  • Current Affairs
  • Domestic Science
  • New Skills
  • Outdoor Active