Category: Exams

Letter to all Young People in our Senior Phase (S4-S6) and Parents/Families

Unfortunately our Senior Phase (S4 – S6) Assessment Fortnight/January Assessments can no longer take place due to current circumstances.  An important letter has been emailed today to all parents/families of all young people in the senior phase of their learning (S4 – S6).


Please click the link below to access the letter.


S4- 6 Letter – January Assessments 7.1.21

SQA Results Update

Further to the Deputy First Minister’s announcement on Tuesday 11 August and in line with this direction, SQA will award candidate results based on the estimates submitted by centres with the exception that upgrades awarded during SQA’s moderation will remain. New certificates will be issued by the SQA to candidates from Monday 7th September.

If you would like information on your child’s estimated results prior to the arrival of the certificate please contact Mr Jopling or your child’s pupil support teacher

SQA Information Evening – Tuesday 29th October

An information night will be taking place in Chryston High School for all parents of S4, 5 and 6 pupils on Tuesday 29th October starting at 18.30.

The presentation will relate to all aspects of the Scottish Qualifications Authority, the upcoming assessments in December, the final exams in April / May and what takes place in school throughout the academic year to ensure success for all students.

The topic headings from the presentation are:

  • Key dates for Communication (reports, parents nights, assessment periods)
  • Assessment fortnight (prelims)
  • SQA levels, grades and options
  • Presentation levels – The process for deciding on the best level for each child
  • The role of teachers, parents and pupils

There will also be an opportunity to speak to a member of the Senior Leadership Team at the end of the evening to discuss specific questions.  We look forward to seeing you there!