Category Archives: Developing Scotland’s Young Workforce

Careers Convention 2019

S3- S6 Pupils   The Annual Careers Convention will be held in the Octagon on Thursday 7th November. This event will run from 7-9pm and will include a host of Universities, colleges, training providers and employers! This is an excellent … Continue reading

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Pathways Evening – Wednesday 23rd October, 7pm

This evening will be a chance for parents/carers to hear information to help pupils with their choices in school and beyond. The range of options for young people on leaving school is constantly changing and, as a result, our curriculum … Continue reading

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My World of Work P7 Transition Event

As part of their on-going commitment to their My World of Work Ambassadors roles, our new S6 pupils volunteered to take part in a transition event with pupils from St. John’s Primary School. This event explored the aspirations of the … Continue reading

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Xercise4Less Keeping S6 Active!

Hamilton Grammar would like to thank Xercise4Less for their help in the delivery of our S6 Core Physical Education programme. 40 pupils have been lucky enough to use the excellent facilities on offer at their gym in the New Cross … Continue reading

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STEMETTE Day 2019

As part of the school’s ongoing commitment to encouraging girls into the STEM sector, there was a STEMETTE Day last Friday. A Number of contributors volunteered their time to come into the school and offer workshops for our new S2 … Continue reading

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DYW Twitter Launch

Developing Young Workforce has been extremely busy this session, so much so that we have launched Hamilton Grammar’s very own DYW Twitter Account. You can use this to keep up to date on current initiatives within the school, as well … Continue reading

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Glasgow University- Widening Participation

Over the last 6 months, many pupils have engaged with Glasgow University through their Widening Participation Program or the Early Secondary Program. For those in the Junior School, this provided an opportunity for pupils to engage with tutors from the … Continue reading

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Apprenticeship Week

At the beginning of March we celebrated Apprenticeship week with a variety of events both in and out of school. We had current Apprentices from JP Morgan in to speak with senior pupils about the benefits of taking up an … Continue reading

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Glasgow University- Early Secondary Program

Over the last couple of months, tutors from Glasgow University have visited the school to work with our S2 and S3 pupils. They hosted sessions which revolved around subject choices and career pathways ahead of these pupils finalising their subject … Continue reading

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Highlighting Learner Pathways Around the School

Some departments have been working to highlight the wide variety of pathways available to pupils within their subject areas. In particular, Music and RMPS have created displays within their departments which promote these careers. With subject choices currently being finalised … Continue reading

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