Welcome to our website

Mintlaw AcademyLearning Together…

Mintlaw Academy is  a secondary school based in the  heart of central Buchan, North East Scotland.

We hope you find the information on this website useful and informative and that it gives you an insight into our school.

At Mintlaw Academy our vision is to provide all our stakeholders a quality learning environment, encouraging and developing all pupils, parents and staff to learn together providing them with the skills to promote a positive and aspiring educational experience both in school and our wider community.

Mintlaw Academy is now recruiting S1/2 pupils for the Children’s University. 

Is your child looking for interesting and exciting learning opportunities beyond school lesson time, or looking to build their skill set? Are they looking for achievement opportunities? Children’s University may be just what they are looking for! They may be able to get recognition for activities they are already participating in both in and out of school. 

Tell your child to look out for information in the registration bulletin to find out more. 

For more information see

 To sign your child up for Children’s University complete the form using this link 

Latest News including Covid-19

2020 Virtual Sponsored Walk 

Click here for further information 

Click here to access our Just Giving Page 

Covid Recovery Updates, Documentation and Lettersclick here for more information

For all the latest news and updates please visit our Latest News page…

If your child is not able to access the online GLOW or Teams sites please email the link below and a member of staff will be happy to assist with your problem.




Learning Plaza…

We are proud to announce our newly refurbished Learning Plaza refurbishment has been completed and is open.

Our new Learning plaza, £600,000 refurbishment of our old library space.

Pupil testimonials:

‘ I like the colours, I also like the lights and how some of the rooms are open plan.’

‘Innovative and Sharp’