Statement on fire at Northfield Academy
An Aberdeen City Council spokeswoman said: “Northfield Academy was today evacuated after a fire broke out. Thankfully there were no casualties and we thank Scottish Fire and Rescue and Police Scotland crews for their help and assistance.
“All pupils and staff were sent home and parents are being kept informed.
“The school building will be closed tomorrow to assess fire and water damage and a decision will be made then for the rest of the week. Alternate provision has been made for pupils’ education tomorrow.”