School Announcements

School Show January 2024
November 15th, 2023 at 7:00 pm

Tickets are now on sale online for our School Show, We Will Rock You – School Edition – 

Christmas Dances
November 13th, 2023 at 12:00 pm

Tickets are now available online for the Christmas Dances, links have been sent via Groupcall.


Assessments Timetable
October 12th, 2023 at 1:16 pm

Please see attached Prelim timetable, if any pupil has questions/queries/clashes with exams, they need to speak with Mr Middleton DHT first week back after the October holidays. Please note, those pupils with Additional Assessment Arrangements will receive their individual timetables by Wed 22nd Nov, this will allow time for any additional changes ahead of the start of the exams on Wed 29th Nov.

Activity Days 2024
September 29th, 2023 at 12:55 pm

Activities Days are open to all S1-S3 pupils and will take place on Wednesday 29th , Thursday 30th  and Friday 31st May 2024.

The booklet attached shows all available activities 2023-24 booklet – pupils have been issued with a paper version of the booklet. Choices can be made here  –

Application forms should be completed by Thursday 5th OctoberOnce all applications are in, individual trip leaders will provide more information and a consent form for these activities.  Residential trips will require a deposit to be paid by the end of term but more information on this will be provided once places are confirmed.

Colours Applications
September 4th, 2023 at 10:40 am

Colours applications are now open Colours Applications – closing date Fri 15th Sept.

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 681.

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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