The school day
A 33 period week
Alva Academy will launch its new 33 period school week in June 2015 for the start of the new timetable.
Stirling and Clackmannanshire councils have taken the decision to align schools' timetables so that all are operating a 33 period week by the start of the academic session 2016/7.
Although implementing the 33 period week will mean that there are different finish times through the week, there are clear reasons for the change which are outlined in the letter below
Letter to parents: