Library

Welcome to the School Library

 

School Library

Montrose Academy Library supports all aspects of the school curriculum and its staff and pupils.

We provide a wide range of resources and services to support learning and teaching and recreational reading. Library stock includes Junior Fiction, Senior Fiction, Non-fiction, Reference, newspapers and CDs; facilities include an ICT suite with 30 pcs, whiteboard and networked printer, and a senior study area housed on the mezzanine floor.

We are open before school, at break and at lunch time (after 1.40) every day for pupils to do homework, read and use computers and we also host a number of clubs and activities including:

  • Chess Club, which runs every Monday at lunchtime from 1:40
  • Board Games Club, which runs on a Wednesday at lunchtime from 1:40pm
  • Book & Banter Group, which runs every Thursday from 1:40; you are very welcome to come along and join in some lively discussion!
  • Our popular Jewellery and Craft Clubs which are publicised in the bulletin.
  • Reading events such as Book Readings and Authors-Live broadcasts.
  • Fundraising bake-sales and  Cafes including “Children in Need” Café

 

The Library runs a stationery shop where you can buy pens, pencils, memory sticks and much more.

The library provides Information Literacy skills programmes and resources tailored to suit Broad General Education (S1-S3) and Senior Phase (S4-S6) requirements. We provide support with transferable skills such as research, note-making, resource analysis and evaluation, and referencing: skills which are sought after by colleges, universities and employers.

Opening Hours

The library is available every weekday before school, during interval and at lunchtime for pupils to do homework.

Library stairway with authorsWe are open at the following times:

8:30am to 1:20pm             1:40pm to 4.00pm

Pupils can find more information about the school library on our Twitter page, MontroseAcadLibrary, ( @MontroseAcademy )

Staff

Mrs E. Smith

Mrs E. Smith

Librarian

Mrs T. Graham

Mrs T. Graham

Librarian

Mrs L. Anderson

Mrs L. Anderson

Library Assistant

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School Calendar

Jan
21
Mon
Parent Partnership Meeting
Jan 21 @ 7:00 pm
Feb
7
Thu
Supporting Senior Phase Information Evening
Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm

Supporting Senior School Phase, Information Evening is on Thursday 7th February 2019.

The Information evening focusses on supporting our Senior School for the Academic year 2019-2020.

If your child is currently in S3/4/5, this is the one for you!

The evening will commence at 6pm with the opportunity to meet Principal Teachers of each subject and they are available to answer any questions which you may have.

The formal part of the evening will be from 6.30pm until 8.00pm which consists of a informative presentations from our Senior Leadership Team and outside agencies including Dundee and Angus College, Skills Development Scotland, Angus Training Group, Angus Works and information on UCAS.

Coffee and tea will be on offer.

This is a rare opportunity to access information for your child’s course choices for our next school session and post school destinations in one evening.

Feb
21
Thu
In-Service Day
Feb 21 all-day
Feb
22
Fri
Mid Term Holiday
Feb 22 all-day
Feb
25
Mon
Mid-Term Holiday
Feb 25 all-day
Apr
5
Fri
Last Day of SpringTerm
Apr 5 all-day

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