Open Evening Tuesday 29 October 2019

Open Evening Tuesday 29 October 2019

Please come along to our open evening taking place on Tuesday 29th October from 5:30 to 7:30 pm. Our previous Open Evening was a great success and thank you to all our parents who came along. It was great to see pupils from the past, present and the future of Alloa...
Snow Days

Snow Days

During our Snow days, our pupils were very busy, both studying, and making snowmen! The winners for the studying picture competition were Dylan and Joseph, both studying Mathematics, and our snowman picture winners were Jade and Nicole, with their Mr Bruce themed...
Princess Penelope the Pea… – Pantomime Information

Princess Penelope the Pea… – Pantomime Information

“Are you ready to boo, hiss and cheer?” Alloa Academy will proudly present a brand new pantomime production on the 13th and 14th of December 2017. There will be evening performances on both days with an interval.  Performances will start at 7.00 pm. The...

Keeping Our Children and Young People Safe

Recent media coverage has highlighted the national issue of abuse of children and young people in sports clubs and other youth groups. Clackmannanshire/Stirling Council together with Police Scotland have been working with local organisations to ensure they have...

Easter Study

We will be offering supported revision sessions in a variety of subjects in the first week of the Easter holidays.  Students in S4, S5 and S6 can sign up in school.  Registration is at 9.20 a.m. each day and classes start at 9.30 a.m.  Lunch will be provided between...
English Prelim

English Prelim

Assessment Block The English Prelim for senior pupils will be within the second assessment block, which will begin on the 15th of February until the 29th of February. Past papers for English are available to help revise and prepare.  
Fee for Folios 2016

Fee for Folios 2016

A Reminder to N5 and Higher Art and Design Pupils If any pupils are sending their National 5 or Higher Art and Design portfolios away and wish to get it back, there is a fee of £6 due for the end of the summer term in 2016. Please give this money to one of the Art and...
Art Applications

Art Applications

Applications Many pupils have recently sent art school application forms away and are hoping to get offers back soon. This is an exciting time for both teachers and pupils, Good Luck!!
S1, S2 & S3 Technology Contributions

S1, S2 & S3 Technology Contributions

Each year S1/2/3 pupils undergo a rota of Craft work and Product Design and Manufacture where they will make two or three projects that can be taken home once completed and graded. Pupils are required to contribute towards costs incurred for resources within the...
Interact Club Raise Hundreds!

Interact Club Raise Hundreds!

Interact Raise Money For Butterfly Trust! The interact group within the school has been raising money throughout the Christmas period for the Butterfly Trust. Members of the interact club took two periods out of their own time to set up, deliver and tidy away a full...
Challenging Mr West

Challenging Mr West

Maths Games Recently pupils have been challenging Mr West in a game called ‘Spatial Maths Problems’. Have a go, can you beat Mr West? Click the image above to be taken to the challenge.
S4 SAILMAKER

S4 SAILMAKER

Click on pictures above to select four different resources for “Sailmaker”.   Click photo above for interview with Alan Spence. Here’s a blog that might also be useful...
S4 Lord of the Flies

S4 Lord of the Flies

S4 LORD OF THE FLIES LINKS Lord Of The Flies – Resources Lord Of The Flies – BBC Bitesize Lord Of The Flies – Audiobook Lord Of The Flies A-Z Slideshow   Click picture above for Sir William Golding interview....
English Skills

English Skills

English Skills Booklets English Skills booklet – Series One English Skills booklet – Series Two Knowledge of Language (English) Knowledge of Language (Scots)  
Research resources

Research resources

Research Resources Newspapers: Glasgow Herald The Scotsman The Guardian The Independent The Telegraph The Times   Encyclopaedia Britannica   Dictionary   Thesaurus      ...
English Careers

English Careers

CAREERS IN ENGLISH You might be surprised at the variety of different careers that English qualification could lead to. Below we have a number of useful links that will help you explore this further.   Please click on the links below to investigate work...
Writing study resources

Writing study resources

WRITING   Scottish writers – Information and Resources   Fancy yourself as a writer? Here are some practical tips for you:   Short Story writing – Competitions to enter:  
Reading study resources

Reading study resources

READING Reading is vital at all levels within the English Faculty. Check out PROJECT GUTENBERG: Free e-books to download to your computer, Kindle and other readers.   Amazon: Free e-books and cheap e-books   Free e-books and novellas from up and coming...
S2 English Homework

S2 English Homework

S2 Term 1 Spelling Download S2 Term 2 Spelling Download S2 Term 3 Spelling Download S2 HARDSPELL Download Holiday Unit Download S2 Reading Records S2 BRONZE READING RECORD S2 SILVER READING RECORD S2 GOLD READING...
S1 English Homework

S1 English Homework

Term 1 Spelling Download Term 2 Spelling Download Term 3 Spelling Download S1 HARDSPELL Download Reading Records S1 BRONZE READING RECORD S1 SILVER READING RECORD S1 GOLD READING...
Poetry Society

Poetry Society

The Poetry Society was founded in 1909 to promote “a more general recognition and appreciation of poetry”. Since then, it has grown into one of Britain’s most dynamic arts organisations, representing British poetry both nationally and internationally. Today it has...
World Book Day

World Book Day

World Book Day is a celebration! It’s a celebration of authors, illustrators, books and (most importantly) it’s a celebration of reading. In fact, it’s the biggest celebration of its kind, designated by UNESCO as a worldwide celebration of books and reading, and...
School day

School day

Session Period Times Length of Period Warning Bell 08:37 3 minute warning House Group Time 08:40 – 8:50 10 minutes Period 1 08:50 – 9:40 50 minutes Period 2 09:40 – 10:30 50 minutes Morning Break 10:30 – 10:45 15 minutes Period 3 10:45 –...
Prelims 2015

Prelims 2015

Prelim Examinations 2015 The Prelim Examinations start on Monday 30th November and end on Friday 11 December 2015 Below is an embedded timetable and download link:...
Maths Workout

Maths Workout

There are a lot of Maths exercise in our Moodle VLE Maths Workout. Why not track your progress with the Maths Workout Progress Chart
Maths Revision

Maths Revision

CfE 2nd Level Adding sums with Answers Takeaway sums with Answers Times sums with Answers Divide sums with Answers Calendar Problems with Answers Time Problems with Answers CfE 3rd Level Esimating Answers Rounding to 1 decimal place Rounding to significant figures...
Maths past papers

Maths past papers

National 4 General 2007 Paper 1 General 2007 Paper 2 General 2008 General 2009 General 2010 General 2011 General 2012   General 2007 solutions General 2008 solutions General 2009 solutions General 2010 solutions General 2011 solutions General 2012 solutions...
Maths puzzles

Maths puzzles

Practice Puzzles (these are being added regularly – please check back later to see newly added puzzles & solutions) A Burning Question Chicken & Egg Butcher Bob Two Coins Solution Solution Solution Solution   August 2013 Sept 2013 October 2013...
Maths calendar

Maths calendar

All of our homework information and assessments are easy to keep track of in the Mathematics – calendar