Category Archives: Parents Information

Les Hoey MBE Dreammaker Foundation

As part of our ongoing commitment to helping our community, Hamilton Grammar School is delighted to announce a partnership with Les Hoey MBE Dreammaker Foundation. Over the coming years we will work closely with this local charity to raise funds … Continue reading

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S1 Parents’ Evening

Our S1 Parents’ Evening takes place on Thursday 15th November. Parents’ Evening bookings are now completed electronically; a letter explaining the booking process will be handed out to all S1 pupils during PLP on Wednesday 31st October. The booking system opens … Continue reading

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Pink Day 2018

This Friday (12th) the school will be celebrating Pink Day in aid of Breast Cancer UK. Mr Sives has very kindly given us permission to have a non-uniform day. However, you must make an effort to wear something (or everything) … Continue reading

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EMA Payment Schedule 2018-2019

The payment schedule shows the dates that EMA payments should reach pupils’ bank accounts and which weeks are covered by those payments. The full schedule can be downloaded by clicking here. Please note; Pupils will not start to receive payments … Continue reading

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Outdoor Gym

Over the summer we had a 2 great new additions to our PE facilities, a dance studio and an outdoor gym. We understand that it’s important for pupils to know how to use the outdoor equipment correctly, so we’ve put … Continue reading

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S1 & S2 Numeracy Group

Our brand new Count On Me after school numeracy group is starting  on Tuesday 18th September for S1, and Thursday 27th September for S2. If you need a bit of extra support with your numeracy then please come along.

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Eco Flag Success

Hamilton Grammar School are delighted to announce that they have been awarded Eco School status for another two years. This is the school’s 7th Green Flag award which is a first for secondary schools in South Lanarkshire Council and only … Continue reading

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Pupils applying for higher education

Parents of pupils who are applying to higher education this year, for entry in 2019, are cordially invited to a special UCAS evening for parents, and if possible pupils, where there will be a full explanation of the procedure along … Continue reading

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Financial help for pupils in S5 and S6

Pupils who have reached school leaving age may be entitled to Education Maintenance Allowance – EMA.  Applications for EMA can now be made online via the link on the South Lanarkshire Council website.  This is the preferred route for applications.  … Continue reading

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SLC Parking Notice

We have been asked by the Council to remind all parents not to park in the Bus Bay in Kemp Street. It is important that buses picking the children up from school have safe access to the pick-up area.

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