Mrs Diane Duncan, a long serving teacher at Portlethen Primary School, has celebrated her last day.
The teacher, who has been at the school for 10 years,first started as a class teacher before becoming depute headteacher there.
Mrs Duncan will be moving on to take up the post of headteacher at Braehead School in the Bridge of Don.
Popular with pupils and staff, the depute head was present at a special assembly that allowed the pupils to give Mrs Duncan a special gift on her last day.
She received cards and Primary 7 pupils gave her flowers. Staff members gave Mrs Duncan jewellery vounchers.