Dear Parent / Carer,
Thanks to all who came along to our virtual Information Evening. A copy of the PowerPoint presentation shown can be found below – just click on the link. If you have any queries, please contact Mrs Campbell, Depute Head Teacher. You can call the school on 0141 582 0100 or email Mrs Campbell at email@example.com
P7 Parents Evening 10 June 2021
Virtual Open Days
Our Undergraduate Open Days will be taking place virtually this year on:
Wednesday 28th October 1.30pm – 6pm
Saturday 14th November 10am – 2.30pm
More information will be posted as and when it becomes available on our website here.
Higher Education Information Evenings
At this time of year we would ordinarily be visiting many schools to provide information to parents as well as pupils about the UCAS process. In recognition of this we have scheduled Information Evenings which will be particularly useful for parents. Our first one of these was very successful and well attended. Please pass this information on to your students. You and your students can register for one of the dates provided here:
Thursday 8th October 6pm
Monday 19th October 6pm
As always you contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org and we may be able to arrange an alternative date for your school.
UCAS are running a number of subject specific virtual events over the coming weeks. Strathclyde will be in attendance along with a wide selection of other Universities from across the UK. The details are as follows:
16th October Biological and Physical Sciences
23rd October Social Sciences, Humanities and Teaching
2nd November Maths, Engineering and Computing
For further information please visit the UCAS site: www.ucas.com/ucas/events/find/type/exhibition
UK University Search Fair
UK University Search are holding a virtual fair on Wednesday 11th November. Strathclyde will be in attendance along with a number of other Universities. For further information please see here.
Ernest Young are hosting a virtual information evening for anyone interested in a business apprenticeship in the finance industry.
This is a great opportunity to find out more information and some hints and tips that will be useful when applying for apprenticeships.
More information is available in the below link
Please speak to Mr Richardson once you have registered or if you need any more information.
It will provide you with an opportunity to:
- Chat to subject teachers and admissions specialists, and start comparing unis and courses.
- Meet current students to find out what uni life’s really like.
- Get advice on applying to uni through UCAS, and making your personal statement stand out.
- Discover apprenticeships, what they are exactly, how to apply, and the careers you could achieve.
- Find out about student finance, what you’re entitled to, and how to apply.
- Explore over 100 unis and colleges.
Dear P7 Parents and Families,
This post contains a second letter to you all from Mrs Campbell, Depute Head Teacher for S1 and S2. You can read the letter by clicking the link below:
Hillhead High School Letter to P7 Parents June 2020
Inside the letter you will find a link to a survey. This can be completed by P7 pupils and is designed to help us address any concerns pupils might have about the move to high school.
To complete the survey you can follow this link or QR code:
The deadline for the survey is 15th June.
Finally, don’t forget there is lots of information available to you in the dedicated P7 Transitions section of our website. This can be accessed via the menus at the top of the page, or by clicking here.
Today the school has published new information for current students outlining information about how changes of Year Group will work this term. Please read this letter here:
HHS Update 21st May 2020 – New Year Groups
Mrs Campbell, Depute Head Teacher, has also written a letter for P7 parents and families. Please read this letter here:
Letter to P7 parents
For all the latest information about transitions to secondary school, please visit our new web page. You can access this via the menu at the top of the page, or click here.
As always, any information shared during this time is also published on our Communications page, in the Covid section of our website. Again, You can access this via the menu at the top of the page, or click here.
We wish you a restful long weekend.