School Announcements

Prizegiving 2017
June 30th, 2017 at 12:00 pm

Congratulations to all pupils wining prizes last night at our annual Prizegiving evening. Thank you to all supporters of our event including Scotmid Co-operative and the Laurencekirk and District Rotary Club, and our excellent guest speaker on the night, Carol Gammie.

Introducing the ‘Big Conversation’
June 22nd, 2017 at 1:59 pm

Please see the attached Aberdeenshire Council  letter for details on the ‘Big Conversation’ – parental letter

School Uniform
June 14th, 2017 at 9:40 am

The following uniform letter was issued to all pupils – Letter to Parents – Uniform

SQA Timetable
April 25th, 2017 at 1:21 pm

Dates and times for the SQA Exams commencing next week can be found on the following document SQA Timetable 2017

Young Musician of the Year 2017
March 9th, 2017 at 9:54 am

The Mearns Academy Young Musician of the Year 2017 will take place in the theatre on Wednesday 29th March at 7pm. Tickets are £5 and are available from Mearns Academy. With around 55 applicants the first round of auditions was very tough. A huge thank you to everyone who applied, and we hope you enjoy the final performances – it looks like it will be an exciting and entertaining evening!


Welcome to Mearns Academy

Mearns Academy is a six year, co-educational, comprehensive school which caters for a full range of courses, subject and abilities. The school is situated in Laurencekirk and has associated Primary Schools in seven surrounding villages. The school roll has risen over recent years and now stands at 649.

The area is probably most famous for its representation in the Lewis Grassic Gibbon trilogy A Scots Quair. His most celebrated book, Sunset Song is contained in this compilation.

Mearns Academy places great emphasis on developing the personal and social skills and abilities of its pupils, as well as providing for a quality educational experience.

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