Pupil Support Site

Supporting pupils during remote learning and beyond. We have established a Google Site where pupils can access helpful information and resources on the following topics : Remote Learning Time management and organisation Assistive Technology Google Classroom ‘How to’ guides Support for wellbeing with a focus on physical, mental, social and emotional health Pupils can access this resource via this link… More →

Johnston Carmichael – School Leavers JC Futures Programme

Johnston Carmichael is currently advertising for their JC Futures programme, which is a 6 year programme suitable for school and college leavers looking for a career in accounting. Johnston Carmichael is also holding a virtual open evening in February to provide more information on the firm, the types of roles available in the JC Futures programme and the types of… More →

Monday 11 January 2021 – Start of term for pupils

Good morning to everyone, time to get planning as we start remote learning! We’ve shared information about ‘live’ check-in sessions (via e-mails at the end of last week) and throughout today teachers will be uploading learning resources to Google classrooms.  It’s important pupils plan their week ahead and take care to be kind to themselves.  We may all feel the… More →

Return to school – Update

Dear Parent/Carer I hope you have managed to enjoy Christmas and that this finds you and your family well.  Further to the communications sent on Wednesday 23 December 2020 and Tuesday 29 December 2020, please find below a summary of some key points:- Alford Academy will be open to staff only on Tuesday 5 January 2021. On-line learning for all… More →

An end of term / 2020 message from Alford Academy to our community

It has been a very strange year and our pupils and staff have worked incredibly hard to continue learning throughout these challenging times. Everyone has their personal story to tell and the one thing that stands out for us is how everyone has remained resilient and worked together to keep going. Our S1 Clan pupils and S3 Positive Education and… More →