Revised Exam Diet Information

The dates of study leave have been amended to take account of SQA exams taking place at the end of the diet. The new dates are as follows:

  • S4 study leave is from Monday 30 April to Friday 1 June.  New S5 Pupils return to school Monday 4 June.
  • S5/6 Study leave is from Monday 30 April to Monday 4 June. New S6 Pupils return to school Tuesday 5 June.

S4 & S5 received their revised instructions today and parents are receiving their own copy via email. A copy is available to download here. Current S6 are not affected by the changes and so do not need a revised copy of the instructions.

Vaccinations

All S3 pupils, and some pupils in S4 and 5, will receive their vaccinations for diphtheria, tetanus & polio and for meningococcal ACWY on Monday 16th April.  Times for classes are below. Pupils should ensure that they have eaten that morning & it would be helpful if they wear short-sleeved shirts on the day

Some pupils will be seen at 9.15, and then pupils should attend as follows;

9.30: 3B1

9.50: 3B2

10.10: 3B3

10.30: 3C1

10.50: 3C2 & 3B4

11.35: 3C3

11.55 3D1

12.15 3D2

12.35 any S4 & S5 pupils previously advised.

Winter Weather Working

During periods of poor weather there’s lots of resources available online to allow pupils to continue working at home.

Lower School

Why not practice some maths work. RM EasiMaths is available by logging into Glow

You can also use Sumdog, don’t worry if you’ve forgotten your login details, you can still brush up using the trial section

Prefer Modern Languages? Remember we’ve got a subscription to Linguascope, log in here

Brush up on your Internet Safety knowledge with Google

Put your Computing Skills to good use using the Hour of Code site or Scratch online

Senior School

All Departments have material available through RM Portico using your school login

BBC Bitesize resources are available for both National 5 and Higher

Scholar and Google Classroom resources are available for many subjects and can be access via Glow

SQA Past Papers for all subjects can be found here

South Lanarkshire Council Opportunities.

SLC Badge

The council are currently recruiting the following apprentices:

  • Joiner
  • Electrician
  • Bricklayer
  • Plasterer
  • Industrial Heating Engineer
  • Industrial Service Engineer

This is a fantastic opportunity within the local authority and we would encourage all who are interested in the above fields to apply with the references stated below:

Please log onto www.myjobscotland.gov.uk, within the Vacancy Search Section and enter the following reference numbers:-

  • Bricklayer Apprenticeship – SLA03922
  • Electrical Apprenticeship – SLA03924
  • Joiner Apprenticeship – SLA03925
  • Industrial Heating/Industrial Service Engineer Appenticeships – SLA03926
  • Plasterer Apprenticeship – SLA03927

then click on “search and apply”.

Closing dates for application is Wednesday the 7th March.

Good Luck!!