Category Archives: Pupil Information

Financial Support for S5/S6 Pupils

Pupils who stay on at school may be entitled to an Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA) – a £30 weekly allowance. It provides financial support to help young people from low income households continue their education. In order to receive EMA … Continue reading

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Covid-19 Information Letter for the New School Term

Please find a copy of the latest information letter from NHS Lanarkshire below: NHS Letter August Term The letter contains information which may answer any questions you have regarding cases within schools and testing.

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Letter from Headteacher

Please find a letter from the Headteacher regarding the return of pupils for the 2021-22 school year below: Headteacher Welcome Letter

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S1 Year Head Welcome

      Dear Parent/Carer,   I hope this letter finds you well. We are looking forward to welcoming all our new S1 pupils on Monday 16th August as they begin the next step on their educational journey at Hamilton Grammar.  We appreciate, however, that some of our new pupils may be anxious and, therefore, I hope that this summary letter helps to provide some … Continue reading

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Mobile Testing Units

Appointments for those with or without symptoms can be made by visiting Coronavirus (COVID-19) | NHS Lanarkshire (scot.nhs.uk) or by calling 0800 028 2816. Alternatively there is a asymptomatic test site in Larkhall which is available for anyone without symptoms … Continue reading

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Online help for school leavers’ parents and carers

  As thousands of young people prepare to leave school this summer, Skills Development Scotland (SDS) is offering an online session to help parents and carers support their children as they take this important next step. Scotland’s career service has … Continue reading

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P7 Transition Information for Pupils

Dear P7 pupils, We are keen to reassure you that managing the transition from Primary 7 to S1 is  a priority for everyone at Hamilton Grammar during these challenging times.  As S1 Year Heads, we would like to share some … Continue reading

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Return of ICT Devices

Dear Parent / Guardian, The First minister’s announcement that all pupils will return to school on Monday the 19th of April has initiated the return of all ICT devices that were loaned during the lockdown.  These devices will be used … Continue reading

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Our Return to School After Easter

The Scottish Government has confirmed that all school pupils will be returning to school after the Easter break, therefore our first full week back for everyone will start on Monday 19th April. We should all remember that, although this is … Continue reading

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S1-S3 Lateral Flow Testing Collection

Dear Parent/Carer After consideration, it has been decided the pupils who are taking part in the covid-19 lateral flow testing should start the morning of the (proposed return date) 19th April before coming in to school. Pupils are invited to … Continue reading

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