A Word from Mrs Ingham, Head Teacher

29 April 2016

As I sit typing this, bemused at the weather (snow? Really?!!), I am enjoying the S6 having their final day in school. Yesterday about 70 of them went paintballing with staff as their final fling before the exams. I would like to thank the present S6 for their hard work, tenacity, resilience and humour – they have made me very proud.

Exam leave starts for the S4 to S6 on Tuesday, but pupils are welcome to come into school at any point to get advice and help from staff. I wish the seniors all the very best with their exams, I hope it goes well for them.

Last week I mentioned that the school’s Formula 1 team were competing at Silverstone – Ms Leggatt wrote, “So we are back from Silverstone, and although the team unfortunately didn't win, they were absolutely brilliant. The competition was extremely tough and standards extremely high, and they were competing against teams that had been competing for years. Although they were disappointed, they are rightly proud of...

Welcome

Knox Academy is the secondary school for Haddington and surrounding areas in East Lothian, Scotland, UK.  It is our mission to develop our young people's sense of who they are, where their strengths lie and their role in the community.

Every individual has potential and our aim is to help our students know how to go about realising it; with challenges which prepare them for future life and work; and the qualifications and skills, to move on to the next phase in their lives.

Overall Wisdom, Engagement and Respect are our core ethos values driving forwards the development of positive relationships between staff, other students and the local community.

There are always a number of events taking place within Knox Academy.  For a full flavour of what is on offer at the school, and recent activities take a look at Mrs Ingham's weekly updates above, and recent news articles below.  You are also encouraged to follow us on Twitter where we frequently retweet other associated school accounts.

Recent News

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