Author Archives: Miss Horn

Careers Convention- THIS Thursday (8th November)

Thursday 8th November   7pm- 9pm   Parents/ Carers and pupils are invited along this Thursday evening to the Annual Careers Convention. A range of educational establishments, training providers and individual employers have accepted an invitation to attend this careers … Continue reading

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Careers Convention- 8th November

Dear Parent/ Carer, Please find below a “Save the Date” for our upcoming annual Careers Convention. A range of educational establishments, training providers and individual employers have already accepted an invitation to attend this careers event. This is an ideal … Continue reading

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Skylab Aeronautics Workshop

Earlier on in the session, The Skylab worked with nearly 200 pupils across S2 and S3. The purpose of this workshop was to demonstrate the “Science of Flight” to pupils and allow them to make their own model planes. They … Continue reading

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Business Breakfast 2018

Another successful networking opportunity was held within the school at the beginning of September. Much like previous year, the Business Breakfast was supported by a range of partners. This provided pupils with an opportunity to develop their communication skills and … Continue reading

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NHS Lanarkshire NEXTGEN Careers Information Event

For S2-6 pupils   If you are interested in any NHS careers see the event below. These are drop in sessions that you can head along to. See Miss Aitken (science) or Miss Horn (tech) if  you need any more … Continue reading

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S3 Work Experience

Last month S3 pupils went out on Work Experience to gain an insight into the World of Work. During this week, many pupils attended placements they found themselves and were able to develop their employability skills. A variety of local … Continue reading

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Amazing Apprenticeship Opportunity!

CARDAN Precision Engineering Ltd.  BLANTYRE INDUSTRIAL ESTATE Currently recruiting a: CNC MACHINIST APPRENTICE email your CV to joe@cardanprecision.com

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Product Design Success

During this session, pupils from the Higher Design and Manufacture class were tasked with designing a new clock for the Head Teacher. This followed on from the success of last year’s competition, the standard was extremely high. After much deliberation, … Continue reading

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Success at Apprenticeship Showcase!

During Scottish Apprenticeship Week a group of pupils from Hamilton Grammar School attended the annual Apprenticeship Showcase at South Lanarkshire College in East Kilbride. The group took part in a number of tasks such as painting and decorating, bricklaying and … Continue reading

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Apprenticeship Showcase

A group of pupils from S3-4 recently attended the annual Apprenticeship Showcase at South Lanarkshire College in East Kilbride. This event was planned to coincide with Scottish Apprenticeship Week and was aimed at heightening the profile of apprenticeships and allowing … Continue reading

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