Dollar Academy


  • Ages: 5 - 18
  • Type: All Through School, Coeducational School, Junior and Preparatory School, School with Boarding, Senior School
  • Rector Mr David J Knapman MPhil
  • Pupils:
    • Total Number of Pupils: 1163
    • Number of Day Pupils: 1089
    • Number of Nursery Pupils: 0
    • Number of Boarding Pupils: 74
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  • Brief Description: Dollar Academy is one of Scotland’s largest and best performing Independent Schools, providing boarding and day education for boys and girls aged 5-18.

    Founded in 1818, Dollar Academy has a proud heritage and an outstanding academic reputation. The school helps pupils develop the enthusiasm, ability and ambition to successfully meet the challenges of university and beyond. It goes without saying that pupils here achieve excellent exam results and are highly successful in winning places at top universities, including Oxford, Cambridge, Edinburgh and St Andrews.

    Boarding at Dollar is first class. Pupils have a full boarding experience with excellent accommodation and care, a wide range of after-school and weekend activities, and access to the school’s outstanding sports and recreation facilities.

Contact Details:
Dollar Academy Dollar Clackmannanshire FK14 7DU

Telephone: 01259 742511