Our location and catchment area

Catchment area

Alva Academy is a six year comprehensive school serving Clackmannanshire's Hillfoots' villages.

alvaarielThe school has a long and proud history of being part of the Hillfoots learning community, comprising Alva Academy and our associated primaries Menstrie, Alva, Tillicoultry, Coalsnaughton, Strathdevon (Dollar) and Muckhart.

Although each school has its own unique identity, together we pride ourselves on providing a friendly, caring, successful environment within which children can flourish. We collaborate particularly closely at transition time to ensure that students feel secure in their move to secondary school and that they are confident that the progress of their learning continues in a seamless way.

Our six associated primaries:

  • Menstrie

  • Alva

  • Tillicoultry

  • Coalsnaughton

  • Muckhart

  • Strathdevon