Welcome to Grove Academy
Welcome to Grove Academy
Welcome to Grove Academy
Welcome to Grove Academy
Welcome to Grove Academy

Welcome to Grove Academy

This page is designed to help pupils getting ready for the transition from primary school to Grove Academy.

We have five Core Values here at Grove Academy:

  • Honesty
  • Responsibility
  • Respect
  • Fairness
  • Determination

Our Handful of Values are displayed around the building. They are the golden thread running through our school. These values are not just for school but for life.

Prelude to Induction Days - Parental Teams meeting link - Tue 31st May 4:30pmClick here to join the meeting

Please e-mail any quesions in advance FAO Mr Doherty -  - groveacademy@dundeeschools.scot

Induction dates are Wed 8th, Thu 9th and Fri 10th June.

Link to our 3 day break & lunch menu can be found here.

May P7 Letter to parents:

Plesae note pick-up time on Wed 8th is 3:15pm and not 3:35pm as stated in the letter. 

Information Letter for P7 Parents/Carers

In the next few weeks parents will start to receive information from us about our induction days. On Wed 23rd Feb. @ 4:30pm Mr Hutton and Mr Doherty gave a presentation to parents via teams.through Teams. The PowerPoint will be published shortly and the questions asked are answered in the FAQ page on the left. Parents can send questions/queries in advance of any meeting by e-mailing the school groveacademy@dundeeschools.scot, marked for the attention of Mr Doherty.  

Future Dates for your diary:

  • Tuesday 31st May 4:30pm – Prelude to induction days parent meeting. An opportunity to go over with parents what the inductions will look like, what our expectations are and also to answer any questions. Teams Link: Click here to join the meeting
  • Induction days are 8th, 9th and 10th June, Wednesday to Friday
  • Thu 9th June 6:30pm – Parents night, in Grove with a chance to meet with your child’s guidance teacher.

Information about the school day, school uniform and school staff can be found in our Pupil Transition Booklet, we have created a photo guide to Grove Academy which can be seen here, a floor plan of the school can be seen here, and our Guidance Team have prepared this PowerPoint presentation to help you preparing to come to Grove.

A sample timetable to show what a week at Grove Academy could look like can be seen here, and information from each of our departments can be found at their Transition Pages.

Our Frequently Asked Questions page will answer many common questions you may have.

Grants that are available to parents include Uniform Grant and Free School Meals. Details in the links below.

School Uniform Grant.

School Clothing Grants | Dundee City Council

Free School Meals

School Meals | Dundee City Council

 

A guided tour of the school is on YouTube.

We look forward to welcoming you to Grove Academy soon.