School Announcements

Careers Events
February 5th, 2018 at 1:54 pm

20 February 2018 – NESCO, Dundee and Angus College, Scottish Rural College, and Aberdeen Performing Arts College will be coming to S4 parents evening.


27 February – 30+ colleges, universities, and employers will be at a careers fair at S5/6 parents evening. Pupils and parents of all year groups are welcome. A small selection of those attending: Aberdeen, Dundee, Abertay, Stirling, Edinburgh University, GSK, Price Waterhouse Cooper, Barrhead Travel, Aberdeen Performing Arts, Macphie, 42 Studios Graphic Designs, and many, many more.

January 2018
December 19th, 2017 at 1:51 pm

The prelim schedule for January 2018 can be found here – 2018 Prelims

Adverse Weather
November 22nd, 2017 at 1:12 pm

Please see the attached letter which provides information for parents/carers in the event of adverse weather Adverse Weather Parent letter 22 Nov

October 13th, 2017 at 2:12 pm

Our latest newsletter is now available – Oct 17

Sponsored Walk
August 30th, 2017 at 8:51 am

This years Sponsored Walk takes place on September 15th and pupils will take part in an 18km walk through Drumtochty Forest. All forms have now been issued to pupils – permission slips must be signed and returned by Friday 1st.

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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