School Announcements

Invitation to Mearns Academy Science Showcase
November 7th, 2017 at 10:50 am

At Mearns Academy we are both passionate and proud of the Science Curriculum that we are delivering to our pupils.  We strive for excellence and are delighted to see pupils continue to impress us with their passion and commitment.

To celebrate our pupil’s successes at all levels, we are planning a science showcase.  This event will run on November 16th between 6 and 8pm at the academy.  You, and your family, are warmly invited to this event where you will have the opportunity to watch and take part in exciting experiments, visit with experts and enjoy some refreshments.

Newsletter
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.

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


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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