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West College Scotland Event
Wed Nov 7th 2018

Following the success of last year's information evening West College Scotland will be holding their Paisley Campus event on Tuesday 29th January 6.00pm-8.00pm.  

An invitation is extended to pupils, parents, local authorities and staff from schools to come along to get more information regarding the subjects on offer for August 2019.




S1 Numeracy Newsletter

Thu Sep 17th 2020

Please see attached link for S1 Numeracy Information.


https://sway.office.com/lrT0CX1achScZEMV?ref=Link


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Head Teacher Update Week 5

Mon Sep 14th 2020

Important information from Mr Taylor.

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Health and Wellbeing Support

Tue Sep 8th 2020

Please see attached link for Health and Wellbeing Support for Parents


https://blogs.glowscotland.org.uk/re/renfrewshirehwb/parents/


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Head Teacher Update Week 4

Mon Sep 7th 2020

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Head Teacher Update Week 3

Mon Aug 31st 2020

Important information from Mr Taylor.

Parent Update 3 COVID

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Head Teacher Update Week 2

Mon Aug 24th 2020

Important information from Mr Taylor.

Parent Update 2 ...
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Head Teacher Update Week 1

Mon Aug 17th 2020
Important information from Mr Taylor.

Parent Update 1 COVID

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Welcome back!

Wed Aug 12th 2020
Please click here to download the short booklet on 'What to expect for term one of the academic year 2020/21'. ...
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Update

Thu Aug 6th 2020


Dear Parent/Carer

We are very much looking forward to welcoming our young people back to St Benedict’s High School.  As we prepare to begin our new session, I would like to ...
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Update

Mon Jul 27th 2020

Dear Parents /Carers

As we move closer to the end of the summer holiday, I am writing to provide you with a brief update.

As you will be aware, it is likely ...
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Update for Parents/Carers

Wed Jun 24th 2020

Dear Parent / Carer

You will be aware of the statement made in parliament yesterday by the Deputy First Minister that the intention is for children to return to school in ...
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Update

Wed Jun 24th 2020

Scot Gov announcement of full-time education from August: a message to parents and carers

www.renfrewshire.gov.uk/latestupdate23June

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Arrangements for pupil return in August

Mon Jun 22nd 2020

Click here for the letter to parents of pupils in Group A.

Click here for the letter to parents of pupils in Group B.


Mr Taylor will be in further ...
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Update for Parents/Carers

Fri Jun 12th 2020

Dear Parent / Carer

Thank you for your continued patience and support which is allowing our early years centres, schools and central teams to work towards the delivery of a blended ...
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Survey for Parents/Carers

Tue Jun 9th 2020

Your responses will help to inform our planning as we look to reopen our schools with a blended approach to learning in line with Scottish Government advice.

The survey will remain ...
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Letter to Parents/Carers

Thu Jun 4th 2020

Dear Parent/Carer

The past few months have been unprecedented and very challenging and I am immensely grateful to all parents and carers across Renfrewshire for your patience and understanding during this ...
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Parent and carer survey response

Mon Jun 1st 2020

Earlier this month, Renfrewshire Council asked parents and carers to submit their questions on schools and nurseries. Thank you to everyone who took part, there was a phenomenal response with ...
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Route Map for Re-opening Schools

Tue May 26th 2020
Scottish Government has set out the route map for schools and nurseries to reopen for children and young people across Scotland. You can read a statement from Director of Children’s ...
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Web Links for Parents/Carers

Tue May 26th 2020
Click here to view a collated list of useful website links to various resources/information for parents/carers. ...
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Mental Health Week

Wed May 20th 2020

Dear Pupils

This week is Mental Health Week and the focus is on the power and the potential of “Kindness”. Kindness strengthens relationships, develops community and it is something ...
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Update

Wed May 20th 2020

Dear Parents and Staff

As we move forward towards the May long weekend, I would like once again, to thank you both for your ongoing efforts and encouragement which are ensuring ...
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Lifelink Counselling

Mon May 11th 2020

Lifelink School counselling is still available to Young People who would like to talk about their mental health throughout the Coronavirus pandemic.  We know we can’t see you face to ...
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Five Ways to Wellbeing

Thu May 7th 2020

Dear Parents/Carers,

You might be feeling worried about your child during the coronavirus outbreak and want to know more about how to help look after their wellbeing and mental health.

We will ...
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Numeracy Tasks

Tue May 5th 2020

We have published some additional resources for pupils who are struggling with any set maths work. This should also help pupils who are struggling with access to Show My Homework ...
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Update

Wed Apr 29th 2020

Dear Parents
 
I hope you and your families are continuing to be well at this difficult time. As a school, we are continuing to develop our online learning approaches. I am ...
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Update

Tue Apr 21st 2020

Dear Parent & Pupils

Welcome back after the Easter break everyone. School has now resumed.

Pupils : It is important for you to continue with your education and I urge you all ...
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SQA Update for Parents

Tue Apr 21st 2020

Please see below link for updated information from SQA:


https://www.sqa.org.uk/sqa/93825.html


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SQA Update

Tue Apr 14th 2020

Please see link below for latest information from SQA:

https://www.sqa.org.uk/sqa/93800.html

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Update

Fri Apr 3rd 2020

SQA Awards

Dear Parent / Carer

You are now aware that the exam diet for this year has been cancelled. This has, understandably, brought a great deal of uncertainty and anxiety for ...
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SQA Updated Statement

Fri Apr 3rd 2020

SQA Update – 2 April 2020


Today the SQA have released an updated statement and ...
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Update

Thu Apr 2nd 2020

Dear Parent

I am writing to provide an update regarding arrangements and provision as we move forward during these unprecedented times.

Ensuring that we are continuing to offer the highest levels of ...
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S3-S6 Option Forms 2020-21

Fri Mar 27th 2020
Click to download:

S3 Options Form 20-21

S4 Options Form 20-21

S5 Optons Form 20-21

S6 Optons Form 20-21

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Digital Learning Support

Thu Mar 26th 2020

We will continue to update this page and the pupil bulletin with support for pupils to engage with digital learning.

Microsoft Teams: You can download a help guide by ...
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Message from Lifelink School Counselling

Tue Mar 24th 2020

Lifelink School Counselling is available to young people aged 12 to 18 who attend schools in Renfrewshire, West Dunbartonshire or Glasgow.

Due to school the current challenging times where, social distancing ...
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Update for Emergency Childcare Arrangements

Tue Mar 24th 2020

Dear Parent or Carer,

Over the weekend, guidelines have changed significantly including the announcement that all S4-S6 pupils should remain at home. This now means that all children and young people ...
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Info for Parents/Carers of pupils in S4-6

Mon Mar 23rd 2020

Dear Parent or Carer of a child in S4-S6

Over the weekend, guidelines have changed significantly including the announcement that all S4-S6 pupils should remain at home. This now means that ...
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School Closure Update (S4-S6)

Sun Mar 22nd 2020

Following the statement by the First Minister today, we are currently asking all S4-S6 pupils not to attend school. The health and wellbeing of our communities, our pupils and our ...
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School Closure Update - Key Workers

Fri Mar 20th 2020

Dear Parent/Carer

You will be aware of the announcement to close schools this Friday. We are very conscious of the impact this will undoubtedly have on families.  We want to do ...
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School Closure and SQA Update

Fri Mar 20th 2020

Dear Parent 

I am writing to outline key arrangements in light of yesterday’s announcement by the Scottish Government.

All schools are to close by Friday 20th March and this year’s SQA ...
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Statement from SQA

Thu Mar 19th 2020

This is an unprecedented situation, and the closure of schools for an extended period will affect almost every family across Scotland.

The Scottish Qualifications Authority has recently been working through a ...
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Digital Learning Support

Thu Mar 19th 2020

We will continue to update this page and the pupil bulletin with support for pupils to engage with digital learning.

Microsoft Teams: You can download a help guide by ...
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Coronavirus – national school closure

Wed Mar 18th 2020

The Scottish Government has announced schools across Scotland will close after Friday.

We are working with them to ensure continued support for young people preparing for exams and families affected. ...
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Digital Learning

Wed Mar 18th 2020

All St Benedict’s young people have access to learning materials at home via GLOW, through their glow username and password.

https://glow.rmunify.com/


Every department has set up Microsoft team or Google classroom ...
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COVID Update

Tue Mar 17th 2020

Dear Parent/Carer

In light of the move to the delay phase of managing the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in the UK, the Council continues to meet regularly and plan for the impact ...
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Coronavirus – information for parents and carers

Fri Mar 13th 2020

The government has announced that the response to coronavirus is moving from ‘Contain’ to ‘Delay’. The advice right now is that schools and nurseries will remain open.

We are continuing to ...
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Coronavirus

Thu Mar 5th 2020

Dear Parent / Carer

You may be aware of ongoing media coverage of the impacts of the Coronavirus or COVID-19. 

The school and Council are continuing to monitor the situation and keep ...
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Supported Study Update

Sun Feb 2nd 2020

Our block of Supported Study sessions will run from Monday 3rd February until the Easter holidays. Students should sign up through the Supported Study button on the website. ...
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