Category Archives: Health & Wellbeing

Fife Schools Swimming Championships

We would like to congratulate all of our pupils for an outstanding performance in the recent Fife Schools Swimming Championships.  The squad received the trophy for the “Top School” of the meet, beating swimmers from across Fife.

In addition to the great team performance, individual medal winners included:

Lewis Baillie (S6) – 3 Golds
Oliver Carter (S6) – 3 Golds
Adam Young (S3) – 3 Golds
Murdo Denholm (S4) – 2 Golds & 1 Silver
Scarlett Ferris (S2) – 2 Golds
Sophie Juskowiak (S1) – 1 Gold, 1 Silver & 1 Bronze
Findlay Baillie (S4) – 1 Gold & 1 Silver
Oliver Goad (S3) – 1 Gold & 1 Silver
Connor Houston (S4) – 1 Gold
Aimee Glasgow (S2) – 2 Silvers & 1 Bronze
Callum Lindsay (S1) – 1 Silver & 1 Bronze
Craig Macfarlane (S1) – Silver
Jack Orr (S4) – 1 Silver
Kirstin Haig (S6) – 1 Silver
Ellen McQuilton (S5) – 2 Bronzes

A fantastic achievement by the whole team!

A photograph of the squad with the “Top School” trophy will be published in the new year.

DAS athletics success

Our DAS pupils took part in Tuesday’s East District Cross Country series in Edinburgh.  The pupils achieved the following results:

Arran Howe (S5) – 3rd place in the 2k
Sophie Coughlin – 1st place in the 1k
Jack Hanley – 2nd place in the 500m
David Norry – 2nd S2 boy in the 500m

In addition, Nikole Spinks and Kian Mallord completed their respective 500m races and significantly improved their times from the November event.

Congratulations to the whole team!