Lochside Academy Updates

Mr Hendry, Executive Head Teacher of Lochside Academy is keen to hear your views on a school uniform for the new school.

A short online survey has been produced to allow you to share your thoughts. It can be accessed by clicking on the link below.

Lochside Uniform Survey for Parents



Please see below a link for the Torry Parent Voice meeting update

Torry Parent Voice meeting update



Here you can keep up to date with the construction of Lochside Academy.

You can view the webcam for the site by clicking here :

Lochside Academy Webcam

(You’ll need to scroll down the page when it opens to find the images, and sometimes the  images only appear after you refresh the page.)

We also post newsletters from the contractor as we receive them.

Please click on the links below to access the latest information.


May 2017 Newsletter


March 2017 Newsletter

February 2017 Newsletter


January 2017

Here is a picture taken by a member of the school staff. You can see that the contractors have taken advantage of the largely settled weather we have been enjoying this winter, meaning that a lot of the steel structure is now in place.

November 2016

The vote is now closed and we are now able to report that the name of the new school will be

Lochside Academy

Thank you to everyone who took part.



November 2016 Newsletter

Voting on the name of the new school is now open!

The five options are:

  • Altens Academy
  • Calder Academy
  • Lochside Academy
  • Redmoss Academy
  • Wellington Academy



to cast your vote.

Voting can also be done by post:

New School Name

Education and Children’s Services

Aberdeen City Council

Business Hub 13

Second Floor North

Marischal College

Broad Street


AB10 1AB


Voting ends on Friday 4th of November.


August 16 Aerial View

August 2016 Newsletter