We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded the Rights Respecting School Silver Award by UNICEF UK. This has been a great accomplishment given the continued COVID restrictions placed upon us all. Congratulations to all the pupils and staff involved, and a special thanks to Mrs Lowry for leading the project.
Our Primary transition visits has been running slightly differently to previous years. As a result of the continuing COVID restrictions each primary school has been coming up individually for their visit to St Andrew’s rather than the usual two day visits involving all schools. We hope everyone enjoys their visit ahead of joining us in August. Our S6 Pupil Voice team have been a key part of this years primary
In normal times, we would hold an information evening for parents & carers and have P7 visits for the pupils. Unfortunately, due current restrictions this is unlikely to happen so after listening to some questions our P7’s and their families had, we have tried to answer as many as possible within this booklet. This booklet will hopefully answer some of your questions prior to starting S1 at St Andrew’s High
A reminder that the school will be closed on Monday the 3rd of May for the May Day Holiday. School will also be closed for pupils on Thursday the 6th of May due to it being an in-service day. Enjoy the long weekend & we will see everyone on Tuesday the 4th on the Green Timetable.
A copy of the April Newsletter can be accessed at the link below. The newsletter has the latest on the SQA Alternative Curriculum Model as well as all the key important dates for the remainder of the school year. April Newsletter 2021
Please find attached the Subject Information Booklet for senior students for 2021-22. S4 pupils should be choosing their best 5 subjects going forward. S5 pupils should choose 5 subjects. If choosing S6 Service, this should be discussed with Ms Morrison in the first instance. All students should be looking at college & university entry requirements if this is an intended pathway. SDS support is also available if required and this can
Please find attached the “Subject Information” booklet for S2 into S3 subject choices for 2021. We’ll be asking S2 to select soon, keep your eyes open S2 will all study Maths, English, RE, PSHE and PE(core) When the time comes, S2 pupils need to pick 6 First Choices, 6 Backup choices and 6 choices they don’t want to study. S2 need to pick at least one; Science (Biology, Chemistry or
We begin our Blended Learning journey and welcome students back into the school for face to face teaching on Monday the 15th of March. Students should attend in full school uniform (no PE kit needed) with an outdoor jacket and report to the Netball Courts before being admitted into the Games Hall. Remember when you are not in school you will still be following the remote learning approach that we’ve
Students who are applying to college for next year (2021/22) can use the attached PDF file to help navigate to the various colleges in Lanarkshire, Glasgow & Falkirk/Stirling/Livingston areas. All that is needed is to click on the image of the college and it will take you directly to the college website where you will be able to search for courses and apply. As the application process is now live
Our second week of remote online learning will follow our pink timetable. Some great examples of work & engagement from students last week so let’s build on this and raise the bar again. Click on the post for some useful tips to help with learning from home.