Click here to read information about the Dyslexia Scotland East Renfrewshire branch open meeting on Monday 12th September. The session will focus on ‘Using an Ipad to Support Dyslexia’.
There is a meeting of the Dyslexia Scotland Glasgow East Renfrewshire branch on Thursday 5th May at Mearns Castle High School. The focus of the meeting is Visual Stress.
To access more information about this event, please click here.
Just a reminder to all S3-6 pupils that immunisations will take place on Monday 29th February and Tuesday 1st March. S3-6 pupils will be receiving the MeningitisACWY immunisation and S3 pupils will also receive their Diphtheria/Tetanus/Diphtheria immunisations. Details about the arrangements, including specific times for your immunisations, are on year-group noticeboards.
Any pupils from S1-6 who missed their HPV or DTP immunisations previously will also receive them on Monday 29th February.
If you are receiving a vaccination, please remember to have breakfast before coming to school and to wear a vest or t-shirt under your school shirt. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Miss McLachlan as soon as possible.
A special event for parents of secondary school pupils is being staged in Glasgow as part of Scottish Apprenticeship Week.
Recognising the vital role parents play in supporting their sons and daughters in their career choices, the Parent Event aims to:
- Provide parents with the most up-to-date career education information available to young people
- Direct parents to resources available in supporting career education at home, helping young people to make positive, well-informed career choices
- Highlight choices available to young people, including Apprenticeships and Foundation Apprenticeships, the latter of which can be taken at school.
The Parent Event will take place on: Tuesday 1st March 2016 from 10am-12pm (registration from 9.45am) at Morgan Stanley, The Cerium Building, 55 Douglas Street, Glasgow, G2 7NP.
Register to attend at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/saw-parent-careers-education-event-tickets-21628582673
This Parent Event is organised by Glasgow Economic Leadership in partnership with Skills Development Scotland, Scottish Qualifications Authority and National Parents Forum Scotland.
Please click here to view ‘The Which Course’ options booklet for
S2 pupils moving to S3. This booklet gives details about the
subjects being offered to pupils for next session
The National Parent Forum of Scotland has been working with Skills Development Scotland as part of the programme of work underway in Developing the Young Workforce. They have produced some tailored information for parents, as part of the successful “in a nutshell” series, which covers the new Careers Education Standard.
The link to the nutshell on the NPFS website is here.