Lenzie Academy A GSG School
- Lenzie Academy
- Head: Brian Paterson
- T 01419 552379
- F 01417 778121
- E office@lenziea…nbarton.sch.uk
- W www.lenzieacad…nbarton.sch.uk
- A mainstream state school for pupils aged from 12 to 18
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: East Dunbartonshire
- Pupils: 1200
- Religion: Non-denominational
- Open days: Open Evening November
- Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
What The Good Schools Guide says..
A whacking great school with a dynamic head and tremendous possibilities, already doing a grand job for ‘leafy Lenzie’. Results, already pretty spot on, have generally improved in response to tighter monitoring and academic mentoring programmes. Vocational courses in tourism,...
What the school says...
Lenzie Academy is an inclusive school that caters for a wide variety of pupils. We attain excellent examination results and have been in the top 10% of schools in Scotland for the last five years in all academic attainment measures. We have 31 different languages spoken in the school and this adds to the rich and varied culture within the school environment. We are exceptionally proud of the dedication and commitment of our staff to offer our young people not just very high quality teaching and learning but also a huge variety of extra-curricular activities and clubs. We regularly achieve success in sports, debating and public speaking, Art competitions and much more. ...Read more
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What The Good Schools Guide saysA whacking great school with a dynamic head and tremendous possibilities, already doing a grand job for ‘leafy Lenzie’. Results, already pretty spot on, have generally improved in response to tighter monitoring and academic mentoring programmes. Vocational courses in tourism, textiles, hospitality and so on, there’s even one in cake decoration; all put on as serious opportunities in...
Since 2011, Mr Brian Paterson BA PGCE (late 40s), previously head of Abronhill High. Educated at Paisley Uni, his PGCE was in modern studies and economics at Jordanhill. He taught at in Glasgow and Lanarkshire before doing eight years as principal teacher, firstly in Harris Academy, Dundee and then in Boclair Academy, East Dunbartonshire, where he also spent seven years as depute head teacher. He has been a marker and setter for SQA, an educational consultant for...
Special Education Needs
Staying mum. A pity - first class inclusion and special provision for the deaf. SEN questionnaire details added by us.
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders||Y|
|CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia|
|English as an additional language (EAL)|
|Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory|
|Has SEN unit or class||Y|
|HI - Hearing Impairment|
|MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty|
|MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment|
|Natspec Specialist Colleges|
|OTH - Other Difficulty/Disability|
|Other SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|PD - Physical Disability|
|PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty|
|SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health|
|SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication|
|SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty|
|Special facilities for Visually Impaired|
|SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|VI - Visual Impairment|