Useful Links (Parents)

Useful links for parents

Below are some useful links to find out in more detail what the Parent Council have been doing as well as giving detailed information on the School. We would strongly recommend that you ‘like’ the school facebook page and visit the School Blog regularly to find out what is happening at the school and with your children’s education.

School Blog                       http://alfordacademy.edublogs.org/

School Facebook              https://www.facebook.com/Alford-Academy-138567262852398/Page

School Handbook              http://alfordacademy.aberdeenshire.sch.uk/school-handbook/

Parent Council                   http://alfordacademy.aberdeenshire.sch.uk/parent-council

Supporting your child to develop their study skills

The National Parent Forum of Scotland would like to draw your attention to their guides to support parents/carers and advise learners how to supplement their learning and revision in class and at home.

We recommend that you look at these useful resources by logging on to:  www.npfs.org.uk.

SCHOLAR – National 5/ Higher/ Advanced Higher Study Support

Heriot Watt University provides extensive online, independent learning resources to supplement/complement many National courses. You can get more information about the Scholar resources by following the link below:

SCHOLAR for Parents

Useful SQA Links

To access the section of the SQA’s website which is aimed at parents & carers, click here.

All pupils sitting National Qualifications should receive a booklet produced by SQA, and issued during Asssembly.  This booklet can also be accessed electronically via the link below.

1.  Your Exams   Link to SQA website to view Your Exams

2.  Exam Timetable 2020  Download 2020 Exam Timetable here