Welcome to our website

Learning Together…

Mintlaw Academy is a secondary school based in the heart of central Buchan, North East Scotland, with a current roll of just under 900.

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 with 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 aspirational educational experience both in school and our wider community.

Click on the Link to get a virtual tour of our school        https://clickv.ie/w/vvvu

Latest News 


Our Successes

Head Teacher Update

S5 Pupil successes

Good News




Mintlaw Academy Prelims 


Please note the change in dates due to the adverse weather adn snow closures the prelims have been moved back by 1 week. 

Mon 23rd Jan – Fri 3rd Feb

Prelim Timetable

Study Support Section


Ground Rules

Ground Rules – Updated August 2022

School Uniform August 2022

The Wood Foundation and the Excelerate investment

Excelerate is an investment with ambition for system level change in education by The Wood Foundation. It is working with 11 schools in the North-east focussing on the transformation of culture, collaboration, and pedagogy through professional learning and network opportunities which inspire new and innovative approaches.


Latest News including Covid-19

Parents Evening – Go Virtual – In line with current COVID Guidance our S5/6 Parents evening will be hosted virtually using software called ‘Parents Evening Booking System’ for assistance in setting up the system, booking appointments and attending parents night please use the link below. 

Virtual Parents Evening Support 

Covid Recovery Updates, Documentation and Lettersclick here for more information

SQA Updates click here for more information