Author Archives: Mrs Scott

S3 Mental Health Awareness Month

The end of S3 is a transitional period that can be a trigger point for issues such as stress, anxiety and mental health problems. After attending a Literacy and Mental Health CPD workshop at Elgin Academy run by Librarian Shelagh ...

Hazlehead Success at the GCBA!

A group of S1 & S2 pupils attended the Grampian Children’s Book Awards on Wednesday 10th May and to our delight came home with awards of our own! Nicole Franklin (2MA) won 2nd prize in the Book Review competition and Roseanna ...

Speakers’ Corner in the Library

Each month the library offers pupils a chance to speak on a topic of their choice to an audience and so far we have held three fantastic talks. Minecraft by S1 pupil Hadyn Newlands was informative and entertaining with a lot of in...

Hazlehead Academy Book Campaign

Hazlehead Academy Library currently has around 4000 books — despite being one of the largest schools in the City, we have the fewest books. In order to encourage reading, support the curriculum and develop literacy, a school libra...