• BGE Curriculum

      S1 – S3 Information, knowledge and skills needed to thrive now and in the future.

      Faculties & Subjects

      Discover Subject News, Events, Daily Feeds, Student Work, Courses and Video Presentations.

      Remote Learning

      Opportunities and resources to expand learning away from school. 


      The Curriculum for Excellence (CfE) is the national curriculum used from nursery to secondary school.

      Study Starts Now

      Offering an 8-week revision guide, Supported Study, Easter School info, and links to Achieve, West OS, e-Sgoli, and Scholar.

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      Senior Phase

      S4 – S6 Information. The senior phase builds firmly on the experiences and outcomes from the BGE.

      Support for Learning

      Support and Information for pupils with Additional Support Needs.


      The latest competitions for a variety of subjects that our young people can enter.

    • Trips

      Discover upcoming educational visits, away days or residential holidays organised by the school to broaden the educational experience.

      Young Enterprise

      Building a successful and sustainable future for all young people, the Young Enterprise rewards young people with an event that celebrates entrepreneurialism.


      There’s always a lot going on at Stranraer Academy. From inspirational talks and musical performances to careers fairs, and parent’s evenings to school excursions.

      Discover those essential dates for your diary.

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      P7 Transistion

      An exciting event in any young person’s life. Here you will find all the information needed to help our young people transition to Stranraer Academy.

      The Polar Academy

      A fantastic event and opportunity for a small selection of brave and adventurous young people. Join the experience.

    • The Headteachers Office

      Featuring Headteacher’s Letters, Comments, Weekly Updates, Video Blogs and Acknowledging Student Success.

      The Teachers Lounge

      Faculty and Teacher’s Social Media Feeds. Daily updates from each subject.

      Film Archive

       Archive for Legacy Media Production.


      Click the button to discover regular updates on what’s going on at Stranraer Academy.

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      The Student Rec Room

      Daily Notices, Essential Information, Student Leadership, Exceptional Work and Pop Culture News. It’s all here in the Rec Room.

      Wider Achievement

      Share your successes to inspire others. Submit details and photos to be featured on our website and other platforms.

      Posters & Graphics

      Archive for Academy Posters, Graphics and Typography.

    • Teachers & Support

      Meet the exceptional teaching staff at Stranraer Academy which delivers a first-class learning environment for our young people. 

      Parent Council

      The Parent Council is a group of parents selected by all parents in the school to represent their views.


      Stranraer Academy is a culture of inspiration, innovation, energy and creativity in teaching, and this character shapes the learning of our pupils.


      Stranraer Academy’s senior leadership works together to implement a school’s vision.

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      Campus Police

      Discover the official campus Police Officer’s page for Police Scotland on the Stranraer Academy website.

      Clerical & Janitorial

      Essential to the everyday operations of the academy.

    • Virtual Tour

      This presentation will give you an engaging and thorough tour of the academy.

      Frequently Asked Questions

      Discover the common questions and answers about our Academy.

      School Meal Information

      Healthy Nutrition, Menu Choices and how a young person can claim for Free School Meals.


      In this section, you will find essential, enlightening and exciting communication relevant to the academy, our young people and the greater community.

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      Stranraer Academy policies cover pupil welfare and safeguarding, teaching and learning practices.

      School App

      Discover how to engage with the academy through our other media platforms.

      School Uniform

      Find out about our school uniform expectations and where to buy uniform.

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Welcome to the Stranraer Academy website, where innovation meets education! We are thrilled to introduce a cutting-edge online platform that revolutionises the way students, parents, and staff engage with our prestigious institution. Built from the ground up by Ross James with the latest web technology at its core, our website offers a truly unique user experience, setting a new standard in educational websites.

Prepare to be captivated from the moment you land on our homepage. Our sleek and modern design reflects the dynamic atmosphere of our school, creating an immersive digital environment that is visually stunning and user-friendly. The interface has been carefully crafted to ensure effortless navigation, allowing you to explore all the incredible features our website has to offer.

Powered by state-of-the-art web technology, our website offers an unparalleled level of interactivity. Through intuitive menus and responsive layouts, you will effortlessly access essential information, such as academic programs, extracurricular activities, and faculty details. Stay up-to-date with the latest news and events through our dynamic content feed, ensuring you never miss an important announcement or exciting development at Stranraer Academy.

In addition to its functionality, our website boasts a plethora of multimedia content. Immerse yourself in vibrant photo galleries showcasing our school’s facilities, events, and student achievements. Engage with captivating videos that highlight our innovative teaching methods and extracurricular opportunities. Through these engaging mediums, we strive to convey the vibrant spirit and rich educational experience that define Stranraer Academy.

Accessibility and inclusivity are at the heart of our design philosophy. We have implemented cutting-edge accessibility features to ensure our website is usable by all individuals, regardless of their abilities.

Furthermore, our website is fully optimised for mobile devices, enabling seamless browsing on smartphones and tablets. Experience the full functionality and beauty of our website, no matter where you are or what device you’re using.

As you embark on your virtual journey through Stranraer Academy, we invite you to explore the myriad opportunities and experiences that await you within our halls. Our website is a gateway to endless possibilities, offering a glimpse into the exceptional educational environment we have cultivated.

Join us on this exciting digital adventure, as we redefine the future of education with our state-of-the-art website. Welcome to the Stranraer Academy website – where technology meets learning and inspiration knows no bounds!

Stranraer Academy

McMaster’s Road,
Dumfries and Galloway,

Tel. 01776 706484
Fax 01776 704748


"The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. " - Nelson Mandela

Campus Plan

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P7 Transition

An exciting event in any young person’s life. Here you will find all the information needed to help our young people transition to Stranraer Academy.

Media Production

Please enjoy some of the very best acclaimed and award-winning videos from recent years.


Discover upcoming educational visits, away days or residential holidays organised by the school to broaden the educational experience.



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Welcome to the brand new Stranraer Academy website. The site has been developed from the ground up using the latest web technology to serve the community for a long time. As with any new technology, there may be unpredictable issues as optimisation continues to create the best user experience. Many new features and additions are being added this year, so please continue to visit regularly and enjoy the vast amount of material already in place. If you encounter any mobile performance issues, please refer to the troubleshooting section.