Senior Phase Pathway Planning
St Machar Academy
Welcome to St Machar Academy's Pathway Planning website
This website should provide you with all information to support Pathway Planning/Senior Phase Subject Choice whether you are a pupil, parent or other adult providing advice to a young person. Browse through the links below to help support the subject choice process.
Senior Phase Subject Choice (2020/21) Timeline
S3 - Monday 9th February
S4/S5 -Monday 9th March
Subject Choice Deadlines
S3 - Friday 28th February
S4/S5 -Friday 20th March
After forms are issued, pupils will receive advice and guidance from Subject Teachers and Guidance Teachers, about the next steps in their pathway planning. All learners should ensure they seek advice and answers to any questions they may have about course choice.
New courses begin
Monday 1st June
Changing Courses (due to exam results)
Monday 17th August - Friday 21st August
No subject changes will take place after Friday 21st August