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  • Morrison’s Academy, Perthshire’s leading independent day school, held the Grand Finals of its inaugural Enterprise Challenge last week (Thursday, 30 May, 2024) and around 40 finalists from schools across the region visited the Crieff campus to take part in the event. As part of the new business initiative, P7 pupils from St Dominic's R.C. Primary [...]

    Posted: June 5, 2024

  • Morrison’s Academy, Perthshire’s leading independent day school, welcomed around 300 young people and their families to its campus on Saturday 11 May for its second interactive STEM day. Run in partnership with the charity SmartSTEMs, the free event included interactive workshops, a STEM careers showcase, speakers and a pot of STEM prizes. SmartSTEMs was created [...]

    Posted: May 22, 2024

  • Morrison's Academy is the only all through independent day school in Perthshire, providing a supportive environment for children aged 2-18. Our commitment to excellence in education has resulted in a strong tradition of academic success, with an impressive 95% of our leavers going on to University. An all Through Personalised Education One of the key [...]

    Posted: May 10, 2024

  • Morrison’s Academy, Perthshire’s leading independent day school, has launched its first ever Primary School Enterprise Challenge - and more than 200 budding entrepreneurs from schools across the region have already signed up to it. As part of the new business initiative, P7 pupils from St Dominic's R.C. Primary School, Dunning Primary School, Kilgraston School, Dunblane [...]

    Posted: May 6, 2024

  • At Morrison’s Academy, we understand the importance of fostering a sense of belonging within our school community. We believe that creating a supportive and inclusive environment is essential for the overall wellbeing and success of our pupils. Building Strong Bonds Morrisonians develop strong bonds with each other, with friendships and memories made at Morrison’s Academy [...]

    Posted: April 19, 2024

  • Morrison’s Academy, Perthshire’s leading independent day school, is hosting its second interactive STEM day for young people from across the region on Saturday 11 May 2024 at its Crieff campus - and it promises to be even bigger and better than last year. Run in partnership with the charity SmartSTEMs, the free event for children [...]

    Posted: March 25, 2024

  • More than 200 talented pupils from schools across the country travelled to Crieff last week to take part in Morrison’s Academy’s inaugural U18s Hockey and Rugby 7s Tournament.  The leading independent day school hosted the new event at its Dallerie Playing Fields where six hockey teams and 16 rugby teams competed in a series of [...]

    Posted: March 12, 2024

  • Scottish Child Abuse Inquiry (SCAI) and Former Pupil Support In 2017, Morrison’s Academy was notified that the school would be part of the Inquiry’s investigation into historic allegations of abuse in Scottish Boarding Schools.  Morrison’s Academy was a boarding and day school between 1860 and 2007 and was among a selection of schools across Scotland [...]

    Posted: March 6, 2024

  • Primary pupils at Morrison’s Academy have started the year on a high note by celebrating the life and work of Robert Burns, Scotland’s most famous Bard, over the last few weeks.  The leading independent day school based in Crieff kicked off their annual Burns activities on Thursday 25 January with a Primary Scots Recitation which [...]

    Posted: February 28, 2024

  • The inaugural Scottish Schools’ Mountain Bike Championships (SSMBCs) held at Comrie Croft in Perthshire have been named ‘Event of the Year’ at the 2023 Scottish Cycling Awards ceremony at Crieff Hydro on Saturday 25 November 2023. Three hundred secondary school pupils from across Scotland - from 37 schools in 18 local authorities - took to [...]

    Posted: December 18, 2023

  • Three hundred Secondary School pupils from across Scotland took part in the inaugural Scottish Schools’ Mountain Bike Championships (SSMBCs) at Comrie Croft in Perthshire last week (Thursday 14 September 2023). Leading independent day school, Morrison’s Academy, in Crieff partnered with Comrie Croft and Scottish Cycling for this brand new event, which had participants from 37 [...]

    Posted: September 28, 2023

  • Three hundred Secondary School pupils from across Scotland are taking part in the inaugural Scottish Schools’ Mountain Bike Championships (SSMBCs) being held at Comrie Croft in Perthshire next week (Thursday 14 September 2023). Leading independent day school, Morrison’s Academy, in Crieff is partnering with Comrie Croft and Scottish Cycling for this brand new event, which [...]

    Posted: September 28, 2023

  • Morrison’s Academy is delighted to congratulate all of its Senior pupils on an excellent set of results in the 2023 SQA examinations. The outstanding results are testament to the commitment, hard work and ability of its pupils, the support of their families and the high quality teaching and learning environment of Morrison’s Academy. Mr Andrew [...]

    Posted: August 8, 2023

  • Perthshire’s leading independent day school, Morrison’s Academy has announced today that it will be running two Primary One classes from August. The co-educational School in Crieff made the decision to expand its lower School offering following a period of sustained interest and unprecedented growth in both its Nursery and Primary year groups. The expansion, which [...]

    Posted: July 4, 2023

  • Morrison’s Academy, Perthshire’s leading independent day school, is hosting an interactive STEM day for young people from across the region on Saturday, 18 March 2023. Run in partnership with the charity SmartSTEMs, around 200 children aged between 10-14 and their families are expected to turn out for the free event which will include a series [...]

    Posted: March 23, 2023

  • Pupils and staff at Morrison’s Academy, Perthshire’s leading independent day school, welcomed internationally renowned Jazz musician, Richard Michael, BME, onto the School’s Crieff campus earlier this month (Monday 6th March). Mr Michael, who is one of Scotland’s most versatile musicians, has influenced a generation of teachers and students with his innovative methods of teaching improvisation [...]

    Posted: March 23, 2023

  • The annual Art & Design Exhibition that celebrates talent from pupils at Morrison’s Academy, the leading independent and only all through day school in Perthshire, made a show-stopping return on Friday night (Friday, 18 November 2022).   More than 150 guests passed through the school’s Art Department, which had been transformed into a modern gallery space, [...]

    Posted: November 23, 2022

  • Morrison's Academy Parent's Association (MAPA) are delighted to announce that their annual Christmas Fayre will take place on Saturday 26 November 1.00pm-4.00pm, at Morrison's Academy, Crieff. Open to all, please come along and browse the fabulous range of local producers, visit Santa and his Elves in their grotto, win fabulous prizes on our raffle stalls, [...]

    Posted: November 23, 2022

  • Morrison's Academy are delighted to announce the return of their annual musical extravaganza, to take place this year in the Horsecross Concert Hall in Perth on Tuesday 13 December at 7.30pm. Join us for an evening of festive entertainment, celebrating the musical talent of pupils from across our School. From vocalists to instrumentalists to ensembles, [...]

    Posted: November 18, 2022

  • Our Primary pupils have returned to campus after the holidays to two new playgrounds, which were built over the summer. The new playgrounds were part of a major investment programme, which also included transforming building exteriors, upgrading Science Labs and installing a Music Tech room alongside the creating of the two new Primary playgrounds. These [...]

    Posted: September 20, 2022

  • The first steps in a child’s education are crucial for their confidence, long term learning habits and happiness.   The lower primary stages are key developmental areas in a child's life and it is crucial to provide the very best start.  At Morrison’s Academy our experienced teachers and staff encourage a love for learning, build strong [...]

    Posted: September 20, 2022

  • The Morrison's Academy community wishes to express our sincerest condolences to the Royal Family following the passing of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II. For the last 70 years, Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II has been central to our lives and we thank her for her life of service and dedication. We join our country and [...]

    Posted: September 9, 2022

  • Morrison’s Academy is delighted to congratulate all of our Senior pupils on an excellent set of results in the 2022 SQA examinations. The outstanding results are testament to the dedication, hard work and ability of our pupils, the support of their families and the high quality teaching and learning environment of Morrison’s Academy. Mr Andrew [...]

    Posted: August 9, 2022

  • June is always a busy time in schools with end of term events, including Sports Days, Prize Givings, Sports celebration evenings, Music and Drama awards nights and recitals. Our June calendar celebrates the accomplishments our pupils have made throughout the year. At Morrison’s Academy we offer varied opportunities to inspire dreams. Every child has the [...]

    Posted: June 10, 2022

  • Following the roaring success of last year’s Across Scotland Challenge, 14 adventurous teenagers have decided to test their mettle by undertaking the second Morrison’s Academy Across Scotland Challenge. Departing on 28 May and travelling by bike, 12 Morrison’s Academy and 2 Crieff High School pupils will cycle 550km from Southend in Kintyre to the Butt [...]

    Posted: May 16, 2022

  • As we enter Spring, there is a sense of optimism in the air. At Morrison’s Academy, live events have returned to our school calendar and pupils are taking full advantage of the opportunities available to them. During March, all year groups focused on literacy, with a fortnight centred around World Book Day.  As a school [...]

    Posted: March 11, 2022

  • From Primary One, our pupils are presented with a wealth of academic opportunities and experiences.  As pupils progress through our Primary, they experience subjects including Art and Design, Home Economics, Music, PE and STEM classes all from specialist subject teachers. This progressive approach culminates in our Transitional year (Primary Seven). This year allows children to [...]

    Posted: February 15, 2022