Trips and visits

Dollar Academy runs a very wide range of trips to many different countries. There are exchanges with schools in France, Germany, Spain, Russia, China, and the US and recent cultural trips have included destinations such as Cuba and Japan. Ski trips and sports tours take place regularly, along with departmental trips such as Art to London and Paris, Business to New York, History to the Battlefields of France and Belgium, Geography to Colorado and Iceland, and many others.

In a Moroccan countryside community; in the mangrove swamps and diving islands of Malaysia; on the battlefields of the Somme; in a Berlin beauty salon; under the spotlights in the studio theatre; in a racing car workshop; on a remote Scottish hillside in gale force winds; in Downing Street; at the gates of Auschwitz; in James Joyce's Dublin and Haruki Murakami's Tokyo; in museums, galleries, parliaments, shopping malls, distilleries, milking sheds, factories, prisons, offices; in Prague, Washington, Havana, Madrid, Paris, Rome, London...Dollar pupils have been there.

March 2015 Next

  • Ex Golden Lion

    CCF pupils in Forms IV, V and VI visit Barry Buddon Training Area Rifle Ranges.

  • Benmore

    Junior 2 pupils residential trip to Benmore.

  • Greece

    Classics pupils in Forms III - VI have the opportunity to visit Greece and see the remains of ancient civilisations.

  • Hockey Tour, Newcastle

    The Form III girls hockey team will tour Newcastle with three days of scheduled training and matches.

  • CCF Easter Camp

    CCF pupils in the Naval Section have the opportunity to attend an Easter Camp at MoD Caledonia at Rosyth.