School Announcements

Sponsored Walk 2022
July 1st, 2022 at 4:00 pm

Our annual sponsored walk takes place on the 16th September this year. For details and links for consent and sponsorship please see Sponsored Walk 16.09.22

Summer Holidays
July 1st, 2022 at 1:34 pm

We hope everyone enjoys the summer holidays. A reminder that Monday 22nd August is an in-service day and pupils return on Tuesday 23rd August.

Senior Sports Heats
May 30th, 2022 at 1:34 pm

Seniors can register now for the sports heats –



Prefects 2022-23
May 24th, 2022 at 7:10 am

Applications for prefect positions for the next school year can be made now – Prefects

S1-S3 Activity Days
May 10th, 2022 at 2:21 pm

Information has been sent out via Groupcall for the S1-S3 Activity Days on 30th, 31st May and 1st June. Please check your email for details on how to consent to participation. The activities include a day at Deeside Activity Centre, various events hosted by Live Life Aberdeenshire and a challenge day within the Academy.

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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