Report from Mrs Sinclair
The Annual Awards Ceremony took place on Tuesday, 21 September. Mrs Christine Pollock, Executive Director of Learning and Leisure addressed the award winners and presented the awards.
Mrs Pollock had a special word for each and every pupil. Provost Tom Curley presented the Special awards and again took time to speak to each pupil.
A full list of award winners will be published in the near future.
Our Lady’s is proud to be one of only three secondary schools in North Lanarkshire to receive the North Lanarkshire International Education Award for promoting pupils’ knowledge of global issues and Scottish culture.
The Award recognises both classwork and extra-curricular initiatives such as the school’s continuing links with the Kamwokya Community in Uganda, our Citizens’ Cafe, the Sensory Garden and St Andrew’s Day celebrations, along with a variety of research tasks including Scottish mysteries, musical instruments worldwide and food culture in Italy.
Headteacher, Mrs Kathleen Sinclair and Depute Head, Mr John Crossan received the award on behalf of the school from Mrs Christine Pollock, Executive Director of Learning and Leisure Services for North Lanarkshire Council.