Stranraer Academy is the secondary school serving the town of Stranraer and the surrounding area of west Wigtownshire, South-West Scotland. The school dates from 1845 and has been on its present site since 1965. The first phase of a new school building was opened in 1997.
Stranraer Academy is a fully inclusive school, catering for the needs of all young people in the community. It has around 1150 pupils and 80 full-time and part-time teaching staff. The school's excellent ICT facilities include electronic whiteboards in most classrooms and over 300 networked PCs. It also enjoys first class provision for PE and sports, including swimming pool, fitness room and dance studio.