School Announcements

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

Letter to Parents/Carers
September 21st, 2020 at 10:47 am

An update from our Headteacher  Parents.Carers.Covid19.Letter 21st Sept and FAQs Parent Queries

Face Coverings
August 27th, 2020 at 2:30 pm

For details about the use of face coverings in school, please see the following letter – 27.08.20 Face Coverings

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.