February Newsletter

The latest School newsletter is available under the ‘News/Events’ tab above or click below: EA Newsletter February 2013

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P7 Transition – information for parents

A leaflet for parents/carers concerning the P7 Transition is available below (pdf format) P7 Transition Leaflet 2013

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Critical Essays

A page of advice on Critical Essays is under the Humanities-English menu above or click here

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Elgin Academy were very fortunate to recently receive a visit from an organisation called Ydance. Ydance is working in partnership with SportScotland to deliver ‘Active Girls Project’ supporting girls in School and community to become more physically active through dance.  The youth training programme offered a one day of dance in which girls had fun through …

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Creative Industries Day

On Tuesday 15th of January, S3 pupils from Mr Clark and Mrs Havinden’s English classes attended a Creative Industries Day in Inverness. The venue was the Ironworks where our pupils and peers from Forres Academy and Lossiemouth High School learned about film making with representatives from HI Arts, ScreenHI and DP Digital Media. Pupils were …

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Library events

S2 classes have been busy in the library lately. Miss McNeil’s History class were involved in some detailed research after being briefed by our Librarian, Mrs Toonen about the American Civil Rights Movement and Martin Luther King. Just before Christmas  Mrs Havinden’s S2 English class wrote some poetry  and the best ones were then hung on the Library Tree. Further details and photographs under the ‘Events’ tab attached to the ‘Library’ …

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Briefings for Parents/Carers

There are several briefing documents available for Parents or Carers under the ‘Academy Information’ – ‘Parent Briefings’ tab above.  They may also be accessed directly below in pdf format. Briefing 1 – Parents’ Briefing No 1 – S3 Profiling and the E-Portfolio Briefing 2 – Parents’ Briefing No 2 – Self-evaluation Briefing 3 – Parents’ Briefing No 3 – Homework …

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Active Schools

A list of the latest activities available for students  with prices where applicable and the consent form is available below in Word .doc format Active Schools table and consent form

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December newsletter

The latest newsletter is available for download below or on the EA News/Newsletters menu (pdf format) EA Newsletter December 2012

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Health and Well-being consultation

As a school we have been involved in trying to increase our understanding of Health and Well-being. Along with Literacy and Numeracy, Health and Well-being is one of the main areas of a Curriculum for Excellence.  Health and Well-being is broken down into Physical, Mental, Social and Emotional Well-being. Elgin Academy has always been a very ‘Healthy’ school and we are …

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The Academy is now CLOSED to staff and students until further notice. Details of admission of key workers' children to follow