Head’s News 28 June 2024 - 28th Jun, 2024

As we complete the final week of another busy and successful year at Leith Academy. Please also look out for your annual ‘mail shot’ where we will send some essential documents to all Families via post and email during July. Some final key points; Head Pupils 2024/25 – Following a process of voting, interview and […]

Head’s News 21 June 2024 - 21st Jun, 2024

End of term – We finish for summer break next Friday. Lunch will be at 12midday. Those needing a free packed lunch will collect on the way out. We hope this helps with planning as we enter the final week of the School year. New Leith Hoodie – We’re a bit late to this party […]

Head’s News 14 June 2024 - 14th Jun, 2024

An extremely busy week not only in School but across our wider work in the community helping young adults develop their skills, qualities and attributes in the outside world whether that be in leading, performing, helping others or planning events. Super work from all involved. Some key points; Catering final week – Due to electrical […]

Head’s News 7 June 2024 - 7th Jun, 2024

As we complete week 1 of the new timetable it has been another busy week in the summer term, see key points for Families below; Staffing – Farewell to PC Verity Ferry after a decade of fantastic support for our Families and Staff, we welcome PC Steven Patterson as our new School Link Officer working […]

Head’s News 31 May 2024 - 31st May, 2024

The final week of our 23/24 timetable is complete as we look forward to the new opportunities the 24/25 timetable brings our young Leithers. Some key points below to help; SQA exams end – Well done to all our youngsters who have completed their national assessments. Our Team of invigilators were extremely complimentary of the […]

Head’s News 24 May 2024 - 24th May, 2024

As we head into the final week of exams we begin to prepare for the new timetable as S1 become S2, S2 become S3 and so on. Our S3’s enter the Senior Phase of the School as part of our S4,5,6 Adult learners. It’s an exciting time and June is an important month to capitalise […]

Head’s News 17 May 2024 - 17th May, 2024

It’s Victoria Day weekend in Edinburgh so Monday is a holiday. There are some national exams still going ahead on Monday so please check if this applies to your S4,5,6 child / learner. We will see everyone else on Tuesday morning for an 8.30am start in Leith Academy uniform, ready to learn. If you need […]

Head’s News 10 May 2024 - 10th May, 2024

A shorter week for youngsters as we progress through May. Some key points below; Uniform – Thank you for the support in this area as we continue to keep standards and expectations high. We are having conversations with young people on a daily basis if they need support. Contact us by email on Admin@leith.edin.sch.uk if […]

Head’s News 3 May 2024 - 3rd May, 2024

With exams underway we enter the holiday weekend. Please note Monday is a holiday, Tuesday is In Service for Staff only. On Tuesday there are also SQA exams / assessments, please check this carefully if your child is to be in School on Tuesday as per their SQA calendar. Wednesday all children return to School […]

Head’s News 26 April 2024 - 26th Apr, 2024

With the national assessments / exams now underway and many other great events and experiences happening across the School this week, see below for key points and follow our X / Twitter feed for news. Parent Council – We had a Parent Council meeting last night which was as ever positive and supportive as we […]