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Latest News

Brett Nielsen "A Life With No Arms"

Thursday, November 03, 2016 03 Nov

The story about Brett Nielsen , " A Life With No Arms”, was screened on Channel 9 /Win TV last  night. Brett was in the class of 1977 at The Scots School. The film features some footage filmed at the school last year.  Lynda Ireland has the original documentary if anyone is interested in borrowing it.


Monday, October 24, 2016 24 Oct
Still considering enrolling your child for Pre-Kindergarten or Kindergarten 2017? It's not too late to join us for our Orientation Days. We are also able to assess School Readiness if you are not quite sure.

Please call Enrolments and Promotions Officer, Lynda Ireland on 63312766 for more information.

Pre-Kindergarten October 28 and November 4
Kindergarten October 26 and November 2
Pre-Kindergarten October 28 and November 4
Kindergarten October 28 and November 4

The Scots School Headmaster and P&F invite the Old Boys & Girls, Past & Present Parents and Staff to a Farewell and Thank You to Mrs Lynne Fleming

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 14 Sep

Saturday 22nd October 2016 at 6.00pm - 9.30pm in The Scots School Aikman Hall.  Tickets are $26 per person.  Canape`s will be served.  A cash bar will be provided.  Purchase  your ticket through  Please RSVP by Friday, 12th October.  For further details please contact Shelley Van Essen at or Belinda Boshier at

Scholarship Applications for 2018 are now open

Wednesday, September 07, 2016 07 Sep
Closing date for all applications is Monday 6th February, 2017.  Candidates sit for the exam on Saturday 25th February, 2017.  For more information please click here.

FOJS Trivia Night Friday September 9th

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 30 Aug

Parents and Friends of the whole school community are invited to join us for a Trivia Night on Friday 9th September (6.45pm for a 7.15pm start) in the Aikman Hall.  The FOJS is currently fundraising for refurbishment and extension to the Junior School Playground.

Trivia (wildcards available for purhcase on the night)
and a whole lot of fun

Tickets: $15/head
BYO drinks and nibbles

RSVP Wednesday 7th September:
Please email to reserve your tickets/table (up to 10) as this will be a popular event.  If there are any unreserved tickets, they will be available to purchase at the door on the night.

We are also welcoming donations from local businesses towards prizes for the evening.  If your business would like to contribute please email the above address or contact 0400 329 717.


Highland Jazz Night

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 13 Jul

A cabaret style concert, featuring our talented musicians, vocalists, The Scots School Pipes and Drums and Highland

Saturday July 30th, 2016 in the Aikman HallDoors will open at 5.45pm for pre-concert socialising
Concert starts at 6:30pm
Admission: Adults $20includes Lucky Door prize tickets
Children $5, pre-schoolers free.

BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL - then pay at the door on the night
BYO drinks & nibbles. Tea, coffee &cake will be available at interval
BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL as this is a very popular event.

Please email Judith Wilde with number of guests to

Please reserve your table by Wednesday 27th July.

All proceeds will support The Pipes and Drums and the Music Department

Change of Date for Blue Black and Gold Ball 2016

Friday, May 20, 2016 20 May
Due to circumstances beyond our control, the 2016 Blue Black and Gold Ball will now be held on Saturday 12th November 2016 at the Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre.  We hope that you can join us to celebrate our 70th Anniversary Year.

GUYS and DOLLS The Scots School Musical

Monday, May 09, 2016 09 May

Where: Aikman Hall, The Scots School Bathurst
When:  Two performance dates

  • Friday 20th May 7pm
  • Saturday 21st May 7pm

Tickets are available at the door -  Adults $15 Students $10

The first home Rugby fixture for the season this weekend

Thursday, May 05, 2016 05 May
It is also the first occasion the Pavilion will be in  use for Rugby.  I encourage as many parents and students as possible to come for these matches on Saturday.  For more information on the Rugby Draw for this season click here.

The Scots School Showjumping Day

Wednesday, March 23, 2016 23 Mar
Sunday 15th May 2016.  For information and entry form please click here.

Reception: 02 6331 2766
The Scots School Bathurst
4173 O’Connell Road
The Scots School Lithgow
Pre-Kindergarten to Year 6
1 Col Drewe Drive

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