|School type||State-funded, Comprehensive|
|Motto||"Take Pride in Calderside"|
|Headteacher||J S Dodds|
|Age||11 to 18|
|Number of students||1400|
|Hours in school day||Monday, Tuesday: 7 hours. Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 6 hours, 10 minutes.|
|Campus||Main Building (6 wings and 'street' area)|
|Houses||Lewis, Skye, Mull, Arran|
|Colour(s)||Blue, white, black|
|Accreditation||Scottish Qualifications Authority|
|Feeder schools||Townhill Primary, David Livingstone Memorial Primary, Auchinraith Primary, High Blantyre Primary, Neilsland Primary, Udston Primary, Woodhead Primary, Glenlee Primary, Craighead School, Hamilton School for the Deaf|
Calderside Academy is a Scottish secondary school in Blantyre. It was created by merging two local secondary schools (Blantyre High School and Earnock High School) on the land where Blantyre High School was. The school was officially opened by Fiona Hyslop MSP in November 2008.
The Head Master is J S Dodds. The Academy has approximately 1400 pupils and around 100 teachers making it one of the largest schools in Scotland.
Calderside Academy divides its pupils into four different house groups:
"Opening of the school" Opening of Calderside Academy
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