Useful links


Welcome to Barrhead High’s page for parents

We hope you will find the information on this page useful.

Curriculum for Excellence

Click the following link to learn more about Curriculum for Excellence or the latest developments in Scottish Education.  A range of information specifically for parents as well as a range of fact files on Curriculum for Excellence can be found at the Parentzone website.



S2 Options Information

With S2 students making their subject choices for next session, the following documents might be useful to both parents and students.

  1. S2 Options Handbook
  2. S2 Options Presentation
  3. Careers Presentation
  4. S2 Option Booklet (Subject Information)


The following links offer useful tips to help your child prepare for their exams.

   – A parents’ guide to Scholar
   – The Scottish Qualification Authority’s website for parents.- The SQA Past Paper service is also very beneficial for students
- BBC advice on helping with exams
- Cambridge Students Exam Tips
- Revsion Techniques
- Memory Techniques