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PartnersYoung People
August 1, 2020

Acts of Kindness During Lockdown

During lockdown, our young people have been keeping busy while keeping the community in mind. Compassion for others is as important as ever in the current Coronavirus pandemic. With empathetic…
August 16, 2019

Rossie Shortlisted for the Chamber Champion Award

Rossie has been shortlisted as one of six organisations for the inaugural award. Voting now OPEN.   The Award, which has a prize fund worth £7,500 with the STV Growth…
Rossie Rights UNICEF banner on the Rossie grounds AwardsEducation
July 29, 2019

We are now a Silver: Rights Aware School!

As the Rights Respecting School banner sails in the Rossie winds, our education team and young people at Rossie are proud to have achieved the Silver Award for UNICEF’s Rights…
Young People
July 19, 2019

From Concepts to Cushions

Creativity spreads across our houses’ living-rooms, as our young people and staff illustrate their Safe Space, and have them printed onto cushions.   As part of Mental Health Awareness Week (MHAW),…
EducationYoung People
July 1, 2019

Wullie? Yes, he wull!:The Reasons Behind our Young People’s Design

Our young people, attending both secure and residential schools, have shown their creativity and together developed a unique and fascinating design for a sculpture to be included in the ‘OorWullie…
Scottish Business Pledge Fun Day Rossie
May 3, 2019

Investing in Our Young People and Staff – Our Scottish Business Pledge

The Scottish Business Pledge is a Government-based development which encourages organisations to sustain good-practice principles. It is a voluntary commitment covering values including fair pay, investment in youth and pursuing…
Gillespie Macandrew £30000 charity donation Partners
April 22, 2019

Gillespie Macandrew Donate £10,000

Each year, our friends at Gillespie Macandrew donate a percentage of their pre-tax profits to charity, and we at Rossie are honoured to receive a share of Gillespie’s £30,000 charity…
Plants growing in greenhouse CampusGardensYoung People
April 18, 2019

Growing our own food

It's busy in Rossie's greenhouses right now, as the seeds for our fruit, salad , and vegetables are all planted from seed by our young people. Everything in our market…
Skilz Academy UV Sports Partners
March 15, 2019

Rossie glows in the dark with new UV Sports initiative!

Rossie has linked with local sport charity, Skilz Academy. This unique partnership brings excitement, joy and more opportunities for our young people. Skilz Academy is a Scottish sports charity which…
Christmas decorations made by young people at Rossie Young People
December 28, 2018

Young People of Rossie Take to the Stage at the Christmas Extravaganza!

Rossie staff and young people show off their talents in two impressive Christmas shows, one being a fantastic rendition of Charles Dickens’ ‘Scrooge’. The Residential Campus kicked off the performances…
Learn spelt out in wooden scrabble letters Awards
December 14, 2018

RESPECT! Rossie’s School is now Rights Committed

With the support of the whole organisation, our education team have achieved the Bronze Award for Unicef’s Rights Respecting Schools Awards (RRSA). Unicef works with over 4500 schools across the…
Rossie Nature of Scotland Awards Education
November 24, 2018

Rossie awarded for Youth and Education practices at the Nature of Scotland Awards

On Thursday 22nd November, in a room filled with over 330 guests including 48 finalists across nine categories, charitable organisations, projects and individuals were recognised for their contribution to the…

Rossie Young People’s Trust