Relevant School and Council Guidance

Please note that all relevant Aberdeenshire Council Education and Children’s Services information can be found here.   All guidance and procedures enacted by Mackie Academy are based on policy set by Scottish Government and / or Aberdeenshire Council.  The School Handbook contains all relevant links to these documents.

Where links are not live the policy and procedures are being worked on and will be updated in the coming academic year 2023-24.


Adverse Weather Guidance for Parents

Anti-Bullying Guidance and Procedures

Child Protection and Safeguarding Guidance and Procedures

Curriculum Rationale

Developing the Young Workforce at Mackie Academy

Educational Visits Key Principles at Mackie Academy

Equalities and Equity Guidance and Procedures


GIRFEC Guidance and Procedures

I – P

Internet Safety, Media Permission and Responsible Use of IT in Aberdeenshire Schools

Mobile Devices Policy and Procedures at Mackie Academy

You will find the link to the Mobile Devices Policy and Procedure in the banner at the top of the Pupil and Parent Information site when you click on the link above.

Promoting Inclusion and Reducing Exclusions Guidance and Procedures


Relationships Learning and Behaviour Policy and Guidance  (Aberdeenshire Council)

Restorative Practices at Mackie Academy:

Restorative Practices at Mackie Academy

Restorative Practices at Mackie Academy FAQs

Restorative Practices at Mackie Academy Flowchart

SQA Presentation Guidance and Quality Assurance