‘The Steamie’

Elgin Academy presents the award winning comedy “The Steamie” on  Thursday 11th  and Friday 12th December 2014 in the Academy Assembly Hall from 7 pm. Tickets can be bought from Elgin Academy (01343 543485) = £8/£6


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Senior Phase Prelim Exams – January 2015

An important letter concerning Study Leave arrangements for the S4/5 and S6 prelims exam period is available below:

Letter to Parents of S4,5,6 re Prelim Exams-20.11.14

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November Newsletter

The November 2014 Newsletter has now been published. It is available for download by clicking here:

EA Newsletter November 2014

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Scottish Book Week

Book Week Scotland takes place from 24 – 30 November 2014.


Planned activities include:


The Big Book Bash – Friday 28 November – can the staff team be beaten? – Music, shortbread and books – make sure you are there to support the teams – 6 teams of 5Quick-Fire Two-Round Quiz

Mr MacWhirter Quiz Master

bookweeklogoYuletide Book Fair from Waterstone’s – all weekA book feast from our local bookshop will give us all an opportunity to see, touch and fall in love with fantastic books. Make sure you have a browse and buy books – think of your Christmas shopping!

Look out for the Staff Shelfies to find out whose shelf belongs to which member of staff…..


S1 Design a Bookmark Competition.

Details are here: Elgin Academy Book Week Scotland Design a Bookmark competition

Create a bookmark and bring it along to the Library to be displayed and judged.

S2 Hot Seat Interviews – Find out who is reading what



It’s all happening during Book Week Scotland 24 – 30 November – Be part of it.

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S1 Parents’ Evening

The S1 Parents’ Evening was held on Tuesday 11 November 2014. Parents were able to find out about the progress their children are making in school, and how well they have settled in through the transition process. The turnout was excellent at 91%, and we are very grateful to the parents for their ongoing support.

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SCEN Youth Summit

Three S4 students, Caitlyn Gallagher, Kirstie McLean and Kirsty Watkins, accompanied by Mr Barnett and Miss Ainslie, travelled to Gleneagles Hotel on Monday 10 November for the Scotland China Education Network Youth Summit. At the summit, they heard about many different initiatives, and came away with lots of ideas on how to promote the learning of Chinese language and culture.


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Moray West Schools Careers Fair

Elgin Academy was delighted to play host to the first Moray West Schools Careers Fair on Wednesday 12 November 2014. Almost 40 companies were represented, illustrating a very wide range of different career and employment possibilities. Senior Phase students from Forres Academy, Elgin High School, Lossiemouth High School and Elgin Academy attended the event, which was organised with the support of the Moray Chamber of Commerce.

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