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SQA – Coronavirus Update for National Courses

The following update has been issued by the SQA:  SQA statement on coursework for National Courses Tuesday 24 March 2020 Following the announcement by the First Minister on Sunday, that no young person with SQA coursework to complete should attend … Continue reading

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HGS Pupil Support Twitter Feed

Our Pupil Support Team have created a Twitter feed to offer continued support during the school closure and beyond. This will allow the them to direct pupils and parents to a range of useful information and supports as well as … Continue reading

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SLC Coronavirus (COVID-19) advice – Update 23rd March 2020

From Thursday 24th March South Lanarkshire Council will move towards a hub model which will provide childcare for category 1 key workers children.  Parents are required to apply for places at the 20 hubs. The full briefing and link to … Continue reading

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School Closures – Update for S4-S6 pupils

Hamilton Grammar wants all pupils, parents and staff to know that we will be following the advice of the Deputy First Minister. John Swinney @JohnSwinney Given Friday’s further restrictions on social distancing we need to take more action to keep … Continue reading

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School Closures Update

It is the intention that all SLC schools and early years establishments will open normal hours to provide the option for children of category 1 key workers and during lunch hours for children who are entitled to free school meals. … Continue reading

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Statement from Headteacher

The Senior Leadership Team notes today’s statement in Parliament from the Deputy First Minister regarding the impact of Covid-19 on pupil education. We will be working hard today and tomorrow to provide further guidance to families as part of the … Continue reading

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S1 Parents’ Evening

Our S1 Parents’ Evening takes place on Thursday 14th November. Parents’ Evening bookings are now completed electronically; a letter explaining the booking process was handed out to S1 pupils on Friday. The booking system opens at 6pm on Sunday 3rd November … Continue reading

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Les Hoey MBE Dreammaker Fundraising

Hamilton Grammar School again welcomed Angela Cook from Les Hoey MBE Dreammaker Foundation to present her with a cheque for the charity on behalf of the young people of the school. This time it was for a whopping £1265.26. The … Continue reading

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Public Speaking Success

A massive well done to all participants in the inaugural, ‘Morrison Cup Public Speaking Competition’ last night. Laura Ford, Faith Downie, Rebecca Hardy, Justin Mulholland, Emilia Faulkiner and Rebecca Grainger all delivered fantastic speeches.  A special congratulations to Emilia Faulkiner … Continue reading

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S5/6 Parents’ Evening

As of 6pm tonight, Parents/Carers will be able to make appointments for the S5/6 Parents’ Evening to be held on Monday 28th January between 4.00pm – 6.30pm. Instructions on how to access the booking system were issued to all pupils … Continue reading

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