Parent and Carer Information


Pupils and staff can find further information about the estimate exams in January 2018 here.  Pupils will receive an individualised timetable with their Senior Phase full report on Friday, 22nd December 2017.  read more »


Phone landlines not working at Mackie Academy

At this time, and connected to the transformer failure last Thursday, Mackie Academy has no functioning landlines.  Parents have been provided, by email, with relevant ways to contact the school whilst this situation is dealt with by BT and Aberdeenshire Council.  For all other people wishing to contact the school please... read more »


Education Bill Consultation for Parents: Have your say

Dear Parents and Carers, Mackie Academy Parent Council are keen to get your views in a consultation on a new Education Bill. Please email us on The bill covers several areas: A Headteachers’ Charter The establishment of Regional Improvement Collaboratives Parental and community engagement Pupil... read more »


Parent Council: Next Meeting 01.11.17 @ 19.00

The next Parent Council meeting will take place on Wednesday, 1st November 2017 in the Library.  Parents are welcome to attend and observe even if yo don’t wish to join the council itself.  read more »


Pupil Assessment Calendar: Updates for October 2017

The updated pupil assessment calendar for October 2017 can be found here.  read more »


Senior Phase Pupils: Future Pathway Choices

The Future magazine publication holds lots of useful information for next steps in terms of pathway progression.  The latest edition can be found here.  read more »


N5 updated course profiles now available

For all those studying National 5 courses in 2017-18 updated profiles of the courses can be found here.  Parents may find this useful to see the changes in place for the year ahead.  Do not hesitate to get in contact with the school if you have any questions.  read more »


Mackie Academy Parent Council: Tuesday, 19th September 2017 @ 7pm

The first meeting of the year will take place on Tuesday, 19th September 2017 in the Library at 7pm.  Any parents who wish to join the Parent Council are welcome to attend and the new Chair of the Parent Council will also be elected on this evening.  If you have any questions in the meantime please do not hesitate to... read more »


Update on Sponsored Walk: Friday, 15th September 2017

  Mackie Academy’s Sponsored Walk will go ahead as planned on Friday, 15th September 2017 and the weather forecast is looking favourable!  The roadworks have been completed so our route is now clear to safely drop off and pick up the pupils. For those pupils who have not returned a sponsored walk form and therefore... read more »


Curtain Walling Update

The next phase of our curtain walling building project starts on Monday 4th September and is expected to last for four weeks. During this phase the library will be reduced, B3 classes will be moved R3, B4 to R4 and C2 and C3 are moving along the corridor to C4 and C6. The finishing work on classrooms on the playing fields... read more »