Author Archive: lmoir

Spring Newsletter 2016-17

The latest newsletter from Mackie Academy can be accessed here.  Happy reading!!  read more »



Further information on the process for next academic year can be found here.  read more »


Children’s University – Easter Challenges

The Easter holidays are nearly here!  Make the most of the holidays to try some new activities and add to your learning hours Check out our Easter Challenges by clicking here.  Take your Passport to Learning with you if you go away on holiday or on days-out.  Check the e-passport to see which activities are official... read more »


Higher Computing – Revision classes at NESCol

The ‘Revision & Remediation’ classes will take place at the usual day/time and venues, but from week commencing Monday 1st May these will be drop in revision and remediation sessions to take advantage as appropriate to their exam preparation or on the guidance of their lecturer. We would expect as many pupils... read more »


Study Sessions for Senior Phase Pupils

Please find here a link to the programme of study sessions currently available to Senior Phase pupils in the run up to the exams in May 2017.  read more »



Spring Concert Poster We hope to see as many of you as possible to celebrate all the musical achievements of 2016-17 here at Mackie Academy including the very recent Gold Plus performance of our concert band at the Scottish Concert Band Finals in Perth.  It will be an excellent evening to say our thanks to both pupils... read more »


Assessment Calendar for March 2017

A reminder that all assessment dates can be found here for all courses in the BGE and Senior Phase.  All updates for March 2017 are now in place.  read more »


S1 Parents Evening: Monday, 6th March 2017 16.00 – 18.30

For our S1 parents evening we are trialing a new online booking system for parents to use.  Information has been sent home by email and / or letter but can also be found here. If you require any help then please do not hesitate to get in contact with the school office.  read more »


Get ready to vote!!

Get #ReadyToVote 16 and 17 year olds can vote in the 2017 Scottish council elections. This means that if you’re 16 or over on 4 May 2017, you’ll be able to vote – but you need to register first. It only takes a few minutes to register online. On Friday, 3rd March 2017 we will be helping 16 and 17 year olds get #ReadyToVote... read more »


Badminton aces head for France: can you help with sponsorship?

We have recently been notified that a team of 4 promising badminton players from Mackie Academy, Stonehaven, have been selected to represent Scotland at the forthcoming International School Sports Federation European championships ( to be held in Clermont-Ferrand, France.  This is a schools event where... read more »