Clackmannanshire, United Kingdom
About Lornshill Academy
Lornshill Academy is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational secondary school with sixth form situated in the town of the town of Alloa in Clackmannanshire, Scotland. It is a comprehensive state school that is associated with seven primary schools in the local area. A larger than average size for a school of its type, the school website reports a student roll of 1,130 secondary and sixth form students between the ages of 12-18.
A new school building opened in 2009 with a new set of facilities, including a fully equipped school theatre, modern IT suites and dance studios.
Values and Vision
Lornshill Academy is a place that is vibrant, thriving and inspirational for its students, encouraging them to achieve at all stages of their education. It is a place of great opportunity for its learners, giving students an education in core academic subjects and complementing it with music, sports, drama and a wide range of extracurricular activities. It is a place that never fails to challenge as well as support its students, providing excellent working experiences to make sure students can reach their full potential.
“[There are] improvements in supporting more young people into work or training after school [alongside] opportunities for young people to develop their personal skills and contribute to school improvement through the tutorial system. The contribution of staff to leading learning and improving the school [and] the focus on improvement led by the headteacher and the senior leadership team. The school is improving the achievement of young people at all stages.”