Our School

Each year the school publishes a Handbook for parents detailing all aspects of school provision.

This is updated around November/ December each year as per authority guidance.

You can access a copy of the latest Handbook (2017 – 18) by following this link :

https://www.east-ayrshire.gov.uk/Resources/PDF/S/schools/school/JamesHamiltonAcademySchoolHandbook.pdf

Note that all East Ayrshire establishment Handbooks have to follow a set template and layout and, as such, pictures are limited.

The Handbook contains the following information

  • Director’s message
  • Headteacher’s message
  • Establishment ethos, vision and values
  • Establishment information
  • Establishment security
  • Establishment calendar
  • Staff information
  • Establishment improvement
  • Curriculum 3-18
  • Assessment and reporting
  • Policies and procedures
  • Additional Support for Learning
  • Transition
  • Parental involvement
  • Learning community
  • Wider community links
  • Other information
  • Examination results