Important Calendar dates for the remainder of the Summer Term 2019

Important Calendar dates for the remainder of the Summer Term 2019

I would like to advise all parents/carers of a number of important dates in the School Calendar for the remainder of the Summer Term. Please see a breakdown of new and existing events\changes below in date order where possible. BGE FINALE (Skills Week) The BGE Finale...
Easter Study Timetable 1-5 April 2019

Easter Study Timetable 1-5 April 2019

Pupils in S4 to S6 Please come along to Easter Study Support – all welcome even if you haven’t already signed up. Lunch will be provided every day. Mr Bruce Easter Study Support Timetable April 2019    ...
Tracking, Monitoring and Reporting at Alloa Academy

Tracking, Monitoring and Reporting at Alloa Academy

Monday the 17th of September will see the launch of a new Tracking, Monitoring and Reporting system at Alloa Academy, called PROGRESS. Previously, throughout the year teachers tracked and monitored your child’s performance and you were informed of this at certain...
Alloa Academy PEF Funding Session 2017-18

Alloa Academy PEF Funding Session 2017-18

See below Alloa Academy Pupil Equity Fund spending to date. Mr Bruce Headteacher http://alloaacademy.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/PEF-Review-April-2018-1-1.pdf    
Parent/Carer Questionnaire Sept 2017

Parent/Carer Questionnaire Sept 2017

I would be grateful if all Parents/Carers complete a short questionnaire by clicking on the link below. This information will help me gather some initial views from parents/carers in order to help inform school improvement for next session and beyond. Thank you for...
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...

Skills Development Scotland (SDS) and our Careers Adviser

Throughout your time at school you’ll have to make some big decisions about your future, and that’s where Skills Development Scotland’s highly qualified Careers Advisers come in. David Irvine is based right here in the school to give you the careers support you need...

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...
Celebrate reading at our Book Fair!

Celebrate reading at our Book Fair!

Celebrate reading at our Book Fair! The Scholastic book fair will be arriving in school next week with hundreds of new children’s books to browse and buy! Tuesday 14th March–Thursday 16th March 2017 in the upper library. There will be over 200 titles to choose from...
SQA National Qualifications Survey

SQA National Qualifications Survey

Has your child taken one of the new National 4 or 5 exams? The Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA), would like to hear from parents of young people who have taken the new National Qualifications. If this is you, please take a few minutes to complete this short...
Celebrate World Book Day 2017!

Celebrate World Book Day 2017!

World Book Day is 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!  A worldwide celebration of books and reading, marked in over 100 countries all over the world. ...
Christmas Literary TV Guide

Christmas Literary TV Guide

Wondering what to watch on the TV over the Christmas holidays?  Look no further, we have just the thing for you! For the past several years Helen Smith the School Librarian at Eckington School has compiled a list of all the films and television shows based on books...
ParentPay

ParentPay

  ParentPay – our new online payment service We are pleased to announce that we are accepting payments online for items such as dinner money, some school trips Home Economics and Technical Payments, Lockers and at a later stage a will be accepting payments...
Academy Notes

Academy Notes

Alloa Academy Notes Week Beginning 12 September 2016 Inter-House competition Last week’s Inter-House competition was won by Erskine House who scored a massive 18 points.  Bruce and Schaw tied in second place with 9 points each.  In order to gain points, all a class’s...
Thinking of Applying to University?

Thinking of Applying to University?

Pupils The LEAPS S5 Conference takes place on Wednesday 23 March. If you are in S5 and aiming for university or college, this event is for you. The Conference will provide you with information and advice to help you make the right decisions about your future studies....
Weekly Hotline

Weekly Hotline

  Click image above to open/view our weekly slideshow for week commencing 30 Jan 2017. For information slideshow is set to run manually to allow easier movement from slide to slide  
Alloa Academy Italy Ski Trip 2016

Alloa Academy Italy Ski Trip 2016

Welcome to the webpage for the Alloa Academy Italy Ski Trip 2016. We hope to be able to keep you up to date with what we are up do via text, photos and maybe even a wee video… Hello everyone, we have arrived safely in the Aosta Valley. As well as eating our...
Are You Registered to Vote??

Are You Registered to Vote??

Voter Registration Event – Wednesday 9th March This year, for the first time ever, 16 and 17 year olds will have the right to vote in a national election in Scotland. To mark and support this historic occasion we are organising a voter registration event for all...
Alloa’s P7’s Make an Impressive Start!

Alloa’s P7’s Make an Impressive Start!

The social subjects department has welcomed a small number of Primary 7 pupils from across Alloa Academy’s catchment area to try their hand at some secondary level work. The opportunity will allow pupils to developed their social subjects skills; their literacy...