S5&6 Parents’ Evening

Parents of S5 and S6 pupils are invited to attend a consultation evening in the Academy on Thursday 10th November…

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Weekly blog

26th – 30th September – a very successful week

In my last two blogs I highlighted two big events – both which took place this week.  In this blog…

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Education Maintenance Allowance

If financial matters are keeping you from staying in education, find out if you can get the Education Maintenance Allowance. If…

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Thank you for visiting we will try to keep information here up to date and relevant but would welcome your feedback and ideas to improve communications between the school and our community.  By way of introduction to the school the following information may be helpful Newsletter August 2016

As well as this website we have a number of twitter feeds including our main twitter feed  @harlaw_academy.

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We are also always keen to hear from people by more traditional means such as letter, phone call or face to face meetings.  Our school aims to be open and approachable so please do not hesitate to get in touch.

Our Vision

We have heightened expectations that through “learning and courtesy” we can all be:
Happy and successful learners in an inclusive school.

Our Values

Fairness Honesty
Trust Ambition
Perseverance Tolerance
Resilience Participation

Our Behaviours

Respect for People:

We will consider the health, safety and well being of ourselves and others.

Respect for Learning:

We will be on time, on task, trying our best and achieving success.

Respect for Community:

We will have a positive impact in school, locally and in the wider world.


As with all schools we are seeking to help recognise and realise the UN convention on the rights of the child (UNCRC).  We have recognition of our work with the rights respecting Schools Award (RRSA) from UNICEF UK and hope to achieve level 1 of the award during session 2016/17.  Pupils or parents can find out more about UNCRC here UNCRC guide for children