English Department


The English department teaches English to Higher level. We also teach Scottish Studies.


S3 English Course


National 5

Select the link above to find resources suitable for pupils studying English at National 5.

This includes Past Papers.


SQA Portfolio Template

To open the SQA template for your National 5 or Higher English writing portfolio, click the link above. This will allow you to open the folio and paste in your essay. Remember to complete your candidate number at the bottom before submitting it to your teacher.


Staff Only area

Pupil Secure Area


This part of the website is only accessible to pupils studying English at Irvine Royal Academy. A password is required to access it.