Hill of Banchory Primary School

Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom

Location: Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State
Age range: 4 - 11 years

About Hill of Banchory Primary School

Hill of Banchory Primary School is situated on Royal Deeside, eighteen miles west of Aberdeen. It is a new community primary school which opened on February 24th 2006. It is the second primary school serving the small commuter town of Banchory (population approximately 8,000), which has grown considerably during the past thirty years as a result of North Sea Oil development.

The school is situated on the East side of Banchory and is at the heart of the new Hill of Banchory housing development.

The school building has 12 classrooms along with a Library area, Information Technology suite, Music and Art room, 4 Support for Learning rooms, Snoozelan and a parent room. A 2-class Nursery consists of 2 nursery rooms, cloakroom and staff/parent room.

There is a large enclosed outside play area where the children can play safely on bicycles and other mobile toys. Other facilities include an impressive games hall, dining area with cafeteria and an extensive playground, adventure play area and an all-weather astroturf pitch.


Address: Hill of Banchory South, Banchory, Aberdeenshire, AB31 5ZT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1330 825500