School Announcements

Study Skills Evening
November 29th, 2016 at 9:52 am

Presentations from our Study Skills evening are now available on our website –

Aberdeenshire Children’s Services Plan
November 28th, 2016 at 10:04 am

As part of developing Aberdeenshire’s 2017-2020 Children’s Services Plan, we are seeking the views of a wide range of stakeholders. This includes children and young people, parents and carers, and feedback from those who lead and deliver services to children and their families across Aberdeenshire.

The consultation provides an explanation of what the Children’s Services Plan is about, and what types of things we would like to know from parents and carers. There is a very simple registration process that will just take a minute (Click the ‘Register’ button at the top of the page and follow the on-screen instructions.)

Please click on the following link to go to the online consultation, which will be open for responses until Wednesday 7thth December 2016:

November 1st, 2016 at 10:44 am

Scholar offer online courses for Scottish pupils that compliments the CfE qualifications. For more information see the following letter Scholar.

Autumn Newsletter
October 10th, 2016 at 10:25 am

Our latest newsletter is available on the website now. Includes photos from our Sponsored Walk and details from the many trips and activities during our first term – October 16

2017 Activity Days
September 27th, 2016 at 1:49 pm

Pupils in S1-S3 have been issued with booklets detailing all the available activities for the 25th & 26th May 2017. A copy of the booklet can be found here 2017 booklet. Pupils should return their signed completed forms a.s.a.p.

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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