Cumbernauld Academy S5/6 Parents Meeting


Cumbernauld Academy will be hosting an S5/6 Parents Evening this Tuesday 13th November between 4pm and 6.30pm. This will be a great opportunity for parents to meet with all of their child’s teachers and gain an insight into their progress across the senior phase curriculum.

Attached below is a copy of the formal letter inviting you along.





Strathcarron Hospice Donations

The Pupils of Cumbernauld academy have continued to push forward this session with organising and hosting events to support local charities. The most recent football charity events took place at Oak Road in September raising a total of £183.13 for Strathcarron Hospice. Please click on the page below to view their letter of thanks.

Cumbernauld Academy Halloween Disco Tuesday 30th October

An announcement by your school captains to all Cumbernauld Academy pupils

The Halloween disco will take place on Tuesday 30th October from 7pm – 9pm. The tickets will cost £3 each and be sold from room A2 (Next to Pupil Support) from Thursday of this week until Monday, 29th October. Tickets will not be sold on the day of this event.

With your ticket you will receive a free slice of pizza and soft drink. There will be many spooky activities and for you to get involved in and we hope that you can make it along for a fun night with your friends from your school.

All of the profits from this event will be donated to Strathcarron Hospice.

Your school captains

Jack, Olivia and Liam

EMA Late Payment

NLC wishes to advise that due to unforeseen circumstances the EMA payment due to be paid to students this Friday 26th October 2018 has been delayed.  The payments due will not be paid into students bank accounts until Monday 29th October 2018.

This message has also be posted on the North Lanarkshire Council Website as well as their Facebook and Twitter pages.

Thank you for your assistance in this matter.

Pauline Baxter
Administrative Officer
EMA Section
Tel: 01236 812265

Cumbernauld Academy Provisional Prelim Timetable and Dates

Cumbernauld Academy’s Senior Phase preliminary examinations will take place in  December between the 3rd and 20th, inclusive of both dates. Please find attached several documents relating to these exams including the timetable itself.  Please note that the  timetable is provisional. Any changes will be communicated via an update on this website.


Prelim-Letter-2018 doc (1)

Prelims Timetable Dec 2018

Prelim-Instructions-Dec 2018- (1)

Showcase Evening

TUESDAY 9th October 7PM-9.15PM


We are opening the school to give parents and pupils from our cluster primaries the opportunity to see what goes on in Cumbernauld Academy. This is a chance for you to meet with staff and pupils and see a range of activities that go on within departments. We look forward to meeting you and giving you the chance to see Cumbernauld Academy in action.


School Photographs

All pupils getting their photographs taken have been issued with a form which has a QR Code and a personal access code to bring home. Photographs should be ordered directly online. There will be no proof cards issued at school. If your child does not give you the form, you can get the code from the school reception. The photographs should be available to view online by Friday 21st September.