Careers Advice – Medical Professions

Pupils are invited to attend a careers advice evening on Thursday 16th February from 4.30pm – 6.30pm at our Medical Education Training Centre, Kirklands Hospital, Fallside Road, Bothwell, G71 8BB. The careers on show are all linked to our Allied … Continue reading

Careers, apprenticeships and vacancies

If you are considering leaving school, have a look at the following websites for information about training, employment and apprenticeships. MyJobScotland Information on vacancies and online applications. The website is updated daily. There is also a MyJobScotland blog with plenty … Continue reading

S5 Induction: Careers

Report from Ruth Robertson The Career Session for the S5 induction was centred on getting pupils to think in an enterprising way. Marion Russell and I asked each group to consider that they were running their own restaurant. The tasks … Continue reading

Careers Convention

Our first Careers Convention takes place today, Thursday 9th October, with exhibitors from over 30 local employers, universities, colleges and training organisations taking part. Pupils from S2, S4 and S5 have been allocated time during the school day to attend the … Continue reading

Royal Society Young People’s Book Prize

Our Lady’s have been selected as one of the judging panels for the Young People’s  Book Prize. Our Lady’s has been awarded a free set of the shortlisted books which have now been pored over by pupils from different departments, … Continue reading

Excellence and Equity Awards 2017

School awards highlight positive initiatives Excellence and Equity Awards 2017 Productive Partnerships – Purposeful Learning Our Lady’s High School, Motherwell Titanic Project  As a result of changes to SQA exams, staff at Our Lady’s High School, Motherwell, spotted an opportunity … Continue reading

S4/5 Parents’ Information Evening, 21st February 2017

From Mrs Donnachie, DHT S5/6 S4/5 Parents’ Information evening, Tuesday 21st February 2017, 7pm, School Theatre This evening will give you information about how to help your child/children over the weeks ahead as they prepare to move from S4 to … Continue reading

Titanic Project 2016: Greenock Ocean Terminal and Caribbean Princess

Our interdisciplinary Titanic Project has so far covered science, art, history, geography, engineering, catering and storytelling. However, it’s not easy to give pupils an idea of the sort of luxury enjoyed by 1st class passengers aboard the Titanic. We headed … Continue reading

Letter: SQA Examinations 2016 and Study Leave Arrangements for S6 Students.

20th April 2016 Dear Parent /Carer, SQA Examinations 2016 and Study Leave Arrangements for S6 Students.  Individual examination timetables have been issued to all S6 students in preparation for their SQA examinations which start on Thursday 5th May 2016.  Each … Continue reading

Letter: SQA Examinations 2016 and Study Leave Arrangements for S4 and S5 Students.

20th April 2016 Dear Parent /Carer, SQA Examinations 2016 and Study Leave Arrangements for S4 and S5 Students.  Individual examination timetables have been issued to all S4 and S5 students in preparation for their SQA examinations which start on Thursday … Continue reading