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National Trust launches major recruitment drive

Families across Scotland are being handed the key to Scotland’s treasures this summer - when they join the National Trust for Scotland.

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The team are hoping they can pull off a win in Abu Dhabi.

Global trip for school pupils

A team of southside school students has reached the global stages of one of the most exciting challenges in modern engineering.

Education
Scheme faces uncertainty

Scheme faces uncertainty

Parents have slammed the proposed closure of a tutoring service used by hundreds of youngsters across East Renfrewshire.

Education
KIds are grateful to CALA for the donation.

Pupils get busy in the garden

Green-fingered pupils at Crookfur Nursery School have been given a helping hand from CALA Homes.

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College lecturers vote to strike

College lecturers vote to strike

College lecturer members of the Educational Institute of Scotland (EIS) – the country’s largest union for teachers and lecturers – have overwhelmingly backed strike action in a dispute over broken fair pay promises.

Education
Kirsten Oswald MP with Voice Box 2017 Joke Competition winners

East Renfrewshire kids jokes sets them apart to win prestigious title.

Since last autumn, hundreds of children have taken part in Voice Box – a joke-telling competition for schools in Scotland, England and Wales.

Education
Dance teams are delighted with win

Young dancers have all the right moves

Talented youngsters have danced their way to glory in a competition featuring hundreds of light-footed school pupils.

Education
Craigholme School pictured on a trip to London for Commonwealth Day.

Craigholme students receive royal treatment at London event

Students from Glasgow-based Craigholme School mixed with royalty and Olympians when they recently attended the prestigious Commonwealth Service at Westminster Abbey.

Education
Concerns have been raised over parking at Carolside Primary.

safety concerns raised at school

A local MP has raised safety concerns about parking outside Carolside Primary School.

Education
Max is heading to the Big Apple.

Max hits all the right notes for NYC school

Percussionist Max Rodney (S5) has won a coveted place on a prestigious summer school at the world-leading Juilliard School of Music in New York.

Education
Barrhead High students befriend Millview Care Home residents

Every day is a school day for residents

Students from Barrhead have teamed up with residents at a local care home to share and learn together as part of an innovative school initiative.

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East Renfrewshire Primary Schools at Muirend Playing Fields.

Kids can have an action-packed Easter

THE Easter school holidays will be jam-packed with fun and activity for kids in East Renfrewshire.

Education
Team Holyrood.

It’s victory for students at Holyrood Secondary with a unique design

A team of young entrepreneurs from Holyrood Secondary School has won the Scotland Regional Final of the 2017 Enterprise Challenge competition, a flagship education initiative driven by Mosaic, HRH The Prince of Wales’ mentoring charity and part of The Prince’s Trust.

Education
Tinto Primary kids helped replenish brown trout stock

Tinto make a splash in the Clyde

Schoolchildren are playing their part in a renowned ecology programme which sees them raise brown trout from eggs.

Environment
Children enjoying the history experience.

Younsters set sail for a voyage of discovery

Youngsters from Craigton Primary School have been finding out more about an inspirational and colourful former pupil.

Education
Kirsten Oswald MP presents East Renfrewshire students with their City and Guild certificates.

Students qualify as mechanics

Three pupils from East Renfrewshire schools are cycling to success after completing a six month vocational training course.

Education
Pollokshields Primary gain their first Eco Flag.

Green flag flies high at Pollokshields Primary School

The pupils at Pollokshields Primary have been working exceptionally hard in their efforts to be awarded an Eco Flag.

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Parents protest outside the school gates at Shawlands Primary last week

Primary schools on southside ramp up the pressure on Cordia over janitorial services

Parents with children attending Battlefield Primary School in Glasgow’s Southside are expected to turn out in force tomorrow (Wednesday, March 22) to raise awareness of Cordia’s planned janitorial service reforms and to voice their concerns.

Education
I Bike, Glasgow is aimin g to work across East Renfrewshire schools.

Sustrans Scotland I Bike Officer to help Glasgow pupils travel more actively to school

Pupils in the southside of Glasgow are to get a dedicated officer to help boost the number of children walking and cycling to school, thanks to a partnership between Glasgow City Council and Sustrans Scotland.

Education
Parents protest outside the school gates at Shawlands Primary last week

Can parent power save Shawlands janny?

This morning saw the start of a dedicated campaign to save Shawlands Primary school’s long-serving janitor, Peter Follan.

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