School Announcements

December Assessment Timetable
November 20th, 2020 at 2:57 pm

For details on the assessments commencing on the 2nd December please see December Assessment Window Timetable.

Active Schools Clubs
November 3rd, 2020 at 1:14 pm

Our Active Schools Extra Curricular Clubs commence 16th November – see Active Schools for further details

School Day: Change of times
October 6th, 2020 at 9:19 am

The timings of periods, intervals and lunch for our school day will be changing on Monday 26th October and will run for the remainder of the session. Please note that we will still be running the two week model we have run this term, with 3 double periods a day and that pupils should continue to follow their existing timetable.  The link below contains full details:

School Day 2020-21


Pupil Leadership Team
September 28th, 2020 at 9:58 am

Meet our new  Pupil Leadership Team 

House Leader Applications
September 23rd, 2020 at 7:45 am

Applications for House Leaders are now open, see the page for further information House Leaders

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 715.

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.