school entrance


Calendar of Events

Headteacher's Welcome

Documents and Downloads

General information, handbooks, term dates, admissions

for Pupils

Learning resources, course guides, handbooks, online health and safety

Sport and Activities

After-school sports and clubs

Parent Council

How to get involved, links and downloads, minutes of meetings

Community Classes & Facilities

Adult Education programme, room and sport facilities


Who and where we are, how to contact us

FP Messageboard

Our former pupils' messageboard has been running since 2001

Magazine archive

view Leith Academy magazines published between 1921 and 1980

A Brief History

Leith Academy is one of the oldest schools in Scotland

In Memoriam

Remembering those pupils from Leith Academy who lost their lives in the Second World War

The Leith Battalion

Remembering the 216 casualties of the 1915 Gretna Rail Disaster.

Dux List

1898 - 2016
S1-3 Sports Day

Leith Academy's s1-3 Sports Day will take place on Wednesday 31st May 9.30am -1pm. You'll find out if you have qualified for events between the 22nd May- 29th May. Pupils will receive a certificate with a Sports Day Qualifier Sticker and it will state which event(s) they will be involved in.

Please keep checking the results board and more information regarding Sports Day will come out soon!!

Letter to Parents from J M Simpson, Headteacher

I write to inform you that I shall be moving on from Leith Academy at the beginning of next month

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STEM 2017

STEM Activity days 24-26 May for S3 to S5 pupils

SQA Exam Leave 2017

In order to allow pupils and parents to plan ahead in terms of a study timetable, SQA exam leave for this session is outlined here.

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