What is the best school in Aberdeen?

What is the best school in Aberdeen?

Top 5 best performing schools in Aberdeen and their catchment areas in Aberdeen ranked by School Guide in 2021

  • Cults Academy.
  • Aberdeen Grammar School.
  • Westhill Academy.
  • Oldmachar Academy.
  • Bridge of Don Academy.

What is the best primary school in Aberdeen?

St Josephs School
Primary League Table for Aberdeen

Rank School Name Country
1 St Josephs School scottish
2 Broomhill Primary School scottish
42 Forehill Primary School, Aberdeen scottish
3 Ashley Road School scottish

Is Aberdeen Grammar a good school?

In an annual survey run by the British broadsheet newspaper The Times, Aberdeen Grammar was rated the 15th best Scottish state secondary school in 2019, and second in Aberdeen behind Cults Academy.

How many academys are in Aberdeen?

There are 14 secondary schools (11 state, 3 private); 52 primary schools (48 state, 4 private) and 1 state special educational needs schools. All the listed state schools are run by Aberdeen City Council.

What is the oldest primary school in Aberdeen?

Historically, the most famous of Aberdeen’s schools is Aberdeen Grammar School, (now a comprehensive). Founded in 1263 it is one of the oldest schools in Britain, and is set in a Scottish baronial style building. It is celebrated as the school of Lord Byron.

How many pupils does Aberdeen Grammar School have?

Aberdeen Grammar School

Name Aberdeen Grammar School
Address Skene Street, Aberdeen, AB10 1HT
Phone Number 01224 642299
Type Secondary School
Number of Pupils 1126

Is harlaw Academy a good school?

A pretty poor city school. A lot of nice pupils there but ruined by a minority. School leadership still pretend they are one of the top-tier schools in the Aberdeen City region and will not admit to having problems.

What is the biggest Academy in Aberdeenshire?

Peterhead Academy

Peterhead Academy
Local authority Aberdeenshire Council
Head Teacher Shona Sellers
Staff 91 FTE (at September 2015)
Years S1-S6

How many high schools are in Aberdeenshire?

17 secondary schools
Listed below are the 17 secondary schools which serve almost 16,000 pupils from S1 to S6.

Is Albyn School private?

Independent Private School – Albyn School – Aberdeen, Scotland.

Did Annie Lennox go to harlaw?

Singer Annie Lennox has donated old report cards and photographs to her former school after a request from present pupils. She attended Harlaw academy in Aberdeen – then the Aberdeen high school for girls – from 1959 to 1972.

How many pupils does harlaw Academy have?


Harlaw Academy
Staff 85 (approx)
Gender Coeducational
Age 11 to 18
Enrolment 950 (approx)

What is the biggest high school in Scotland?

Holyrood Secondary School is a Roman Catholic secondary school in the south-side of Glasgow, Scotland. It is near Crosshill railway station, Hampden Park, A728 and the new M74 motorway. (“By this conquer!”) It is the biggest secondary school in Scotland, with over 2,000 pupils and 150 teaching staff.