Welcome to the Chemistry Department. During the session 2017/2018 the following staff work in our department:


  • Dr Alder
  • Ms Campbell

Chemistry is the study of matter  and of all the materials from which our world is made both living and non-living.  Chemists try to understand how substances combine together and how new materials can be produced.  There are no changes that take place in our material universe which do not involve chemical processes. Everything is chemistry. The aim of our department is to make the study of this chemistry exciting and relevant to all our pupils. Our courses are as follows:



S3/ S4 CfE National 3/4/5 Chemistry