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TITLE
A Day in the Life of Kingussie High School - Dylan Monrad
EXTERNAL ID
AB_KINGUSSIE_HIGH_SCHOOL_20
PLACENAME
Kingussie
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
INVERNESS: Kingussie and Insh
DATE OF RECORDING
2010
PERIOD
2010s
CREATOR
Dylan Monrad
SOURCE
Am Baile
ASSET ID
1216
KEYWORDS
audio
audios
oral history
audio recordings
oral recordings
anniversaries
everyday life
secondary schools
schooldays

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The current building at Kingussie High School was opened in October 1970. As part of the celebrations to mark the 40th anniversary in 2010, several pupils at Kingussie High School recently took part in oral history recordings during the school's activity weeks at the end of the academic year.

In this extract, Dylan Monrad is being interviewed by Liam Mullender.

Interviewer: What is your name and age and what year are you in?

Dylan: My name is Dylan Monrad, I'm thirteen years old, and I'm in 2 Feshie.

Interviewer: Where do you live and how do you get to school?

Dylan: I live in Moy. My mum drives me into Aviemore then I get the bus to Kingussie.

Interviewer: What do you wear to school and are you happy with your school uniform?

Dylan: I wear black school trousers, school shirt with tie and jumper, and I dislike the school uniform.

Interviewer: What do you do at the interval and lunch times and what do you usually eat?

Dylan: I play football at lunchtimes and I go to Joe's, usually, for a battered sausage.

Interviewer: Do you ever play any games or sport at school, either before classes, in the interval, or at lunch time?

Dylan: I usually play football.

Interviewer: What are your favourite subjects at school and what do you, what you don't like?

Dylan: PE and English are my favourite and art I hate.

Interviewer: Which teachers do you think you'll remember once you've left school and what will you remember about them?

Dylan: Mr Thompson because he always makes me laugh.

Interviewer: What do you hope to do once you leave school?

Dylan: I hope I will get into computer software programming.

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A Day in the Life of Kingussie High School - Dylan Monrad

INVERNESS: Kingussie and Insh

2010s

audio; audios; oral history; audio recordings; oral recordings; anniversaries; everyday life; secondary schools; schooldays

Am Baile

Kingussie High School: A Day in the Life

The current building at Kingussie High School was opened in October 1970. As part of the celebrations to mark the 40th anniversary in 2010, several pupils at Kingussie High School recently took part in oral history recordings during the school's activity weeks at the end of the academic year.<br /> <br /> In this extract, Dylan Monrad is being interviewed by Liam Mullender.<br /> <br /> Interviewer: What is your name and age and what year are you in?<br /> <br /> Dylan: My name is Dylan Monrad, I'm thirteen years old, and I'm in 2 Feshie.<br /> <br /> Interviewer: Where do you live and how do you get to school?<br /> <br /> Dylan: I live in Moy. My mum drives me into Aviemore then I get the bus to Kingussie.<br /> <br /> Interviewer: What do you wear to school and are you happy with your school uniform?<br /> <br /> Dylan: I wear black school trousers, school shirt with tie and jumper, and I dislike the school uniform.<br /> <br /> Interviewer: What do you do at the interval and lunch times and what do you usually eat?<br /> <br /> Dylan: I play football at lunchtimes and I go to Joe's, usually, for a battered sausage.<br /> <br /> Interviewer: Do you ever play any games or sport at school, either before classes, in the interval, or at lunch time?<br /> <br /> Dylan: I usually play football.<br /> <br /> Interviewer: What are your favourite subjects at school and what do you, what you don't like?<br /> <br /> Dylan: PE and English are my favourite and art I hate.<br /> <br /> Interviewer: Which teachers do you think you'll remember once you've left school and what will you remember about them?<br /> <br /> Dylan: Mr Thompson because he always makes me laugh.<br /> <br /> Interviewer: What do you hope to do once you leave school?<br /> <br /> Dylan: I hope I will get into computer software programming.