Northfield Academy

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I am delighted to welcome you to the Northfield Academy Website and, whether you are a parent/carer or a pupil, I look forward to welcoming you in person to the school. … Continue reading


Celebration of Success 2016

This year’s annual awards ceremony will take place on Wednesday 15th June 2016 in the Beach Ballroom at 7.00pm. This will be our 11th annual awards ceremony and we are delighted … Continue reading


Northern Lights Celebration Event

On Wednesday 25th May, Robert Gordon University hosted the second Northern Lights Celebration event. Northern Lights is a program run for Northfield Academy by RGU. The aim of the program … Continue reading

May 26, 2016

60th Anniversary Football Festival

This Saturday, we are holding, with Aberdeen Football Club Community Trust, a Football Festival for the young people of the area. The following teams should show up to participate: 0845 … Continue reading

May 26, 2016

Senior Management Team to tackle Kilt Walk

On Sunday 5th June, our intrepid Senior Management Team will take on their toughest challenge yet – 8 miles of gruelling, agonising walking all while sporting kilts. To raise money for … Continue reading

May 10, 2016

From the Archives – SVS Trip

This group photograph comes from the Social and Vocational Skills archive. Can you spot anyone you know?

May 10, 2016

From the Archives

This week we are looking to find out more about this photograph.   It looks to have been taken in the science department but we have no information on when … Continue reading

May 4, 2016

Updated Canteen Prices

Please see attached price lists for the school canteen.  Parents, guardians, pupils and staff are reminded the canteen is cashless – all purchases should be made with an Accord Card. … Continue reading

April 28, 2016

BBC Microbit coming to Northfield Academy

The innovative BBC Micro:bit has arrived in Aberdeen City schools and will be coming to Northfield Academy in the next couple of weeks. The device is small programmable computer and … Continue reading

April 27, 2016

STV’s emergency tactics for exam study

STV News has been producing a series of exam tip videos this week with Head Strong’s mind coach Brian Costello. They are available on Facebook, the STV news website and … Continue reading

April 25, 2016

SQA 2016 Exam Timetable

Please find attached the SQA Exam timetable for Northfield Academy pupils.  Also included are some useful links. SQA Exam Timetable Northfield Academy 2016 My SQA: lets you view your qualification information, … Continue reading

April 25, 2016

Russian Letter Exchange

Miss Craig is looking for pupils from every year to take part in a letter exchange with students from St Petersburg. This is part of a programme which will not … Continue reading

April 25, 2016

Easter 2016 Newsletter

As we come to an end of another term I would like to thank you for all your support.  I have taken the decision to reduce our end of term … Continue reading

April 1, 2016

60th Anniversary Dinner

Former staff of Northfield Academy are invited to join us at Hilton Aberdeen Treetops Hotel on Friday 24th June 2016 for drinks and a 3 course meal to celebrate the … Continue reading

March 29, 2016

Study Skills 2016

Please find attached an electronic copy of the Study Skills 2016 booklet that was developed by the Principal Teachers of Guidance in school and was distributed to all pupils during … Continue reading

March 29, 2016

Mobile Phone Recycling Week

This week is a great opportunity to help Friends of the Earth by bringing any old mobile phones and chargers into your tutor group!

March 29, 2016

From the Archives – Town Top Times 1961

This week we have delved into an early edition of our school magazine – Town Top Times. In 1961 first year pupil Colin MacRonald wrote a poem about his school. Our School … Continue reading

March 23, 2016

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