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Additional Support Needs (ASN) Review – Parent Engagement Sessions
Mon Nov 4th

Currently, we are engaging with parents of children and young people with additional support needs who attend a mainstream school.  The review team will be delivering three additional sessions to which all ASN mainstream parents – secondary, primary and early years – are invited.


These sessions are taking place in the evening.  You are invited to attend the session that is most suitable for you.

  • Paisley Grammar, Thursday 21 November (Time: 1830 – 1930)
  • Johnstone High School, Monday 25 November (Time: 1830 – 1930)
  • Renfrew High School, Tuesday 26 November (Time: 1830 – 1930)


Please confirm if you wish to attend by e-mailing the session details of your choice to asnreview@renfrewshire.gov.uk plus your Name, Name of Child or Children, Stage, Current School and Number of Persons attending.


Please note that each session will last for a maximum of one hour.


Gordon McKinlay

Head of Schools

Renfrewshire Council


[Background info regarding the review can be downloaded here]




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SQA: Your coursework
Mon Nov 4th

The attached booklet tells you what you need to know about your coursework. It contains essential information and rules that you must read before you start producing your coursework, even ...
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Authority Review
Tue Oct 22nd

Pre-Review Questionnaires


As part of Renfrewshire’s Quality Improvement Framework, a number of schools are reviewed each session to promote and support improvements in the quality of education across Renfrewshire, through a ...
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S4 Work Experience - Update
Tue Oct 1st

Thank you to all employers who supported our S4 pupils with a work experience placement. Also, thank you to our pupils for being such great representatives of the school.  [Read more]




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S4 Work Experience
Sun Sep 22nd

Good luck to all S4 pupils completing their work experience placements. Please remember to ask your supervisor to complete your report and bring this with you when you return ...
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Homework Club (S1-S3)
Thu Sep 12th

The BGE Homework Club begins again next Wednesday (18th September) and is open to all pupils in S1-S3. This will take ...
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Growth Mindset
Tue Sep 10th

Our learning and teaching focus for September is Growth Mindset.

Together, all staff and pupils at St Benedict's High School are growing 'Mindsets for Success'.

We know that individuals with ...
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Focus of the Month
Wed Aug 21st

Our learning and teaching focus for this month is Standards in Presentation of Work.

We expect that our learners should ensure that all work is completed to the ...
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School Improvement Documents
Sun Aug 18th

Parents/carers can now access the School Improvement Plan, as well as the Standards and Quality Report, for the current academic session by clicking the 'Our School' tab of ...
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Changes to School Bus Routes
Wed Aug 14th

Please find attached new bus routes below.

Bus 1 route 2019/20

Bus 2 route 2019/20

Bus 3 route 2019/20

Bus 4 route 2019/20

Bus 5 route 2019/20


There are no ...
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Important Dates
Thu Aug 1st

We hope all members of our school community are relaxing and enjoying the summer break. A few key dates to note: 


Tuesday 6 August: SQA Exam Results arrive.

Monday ...
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Summer Newsletter
Sun Jun 23rd

Wishing you a great summer from all St. Benedict's!


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Free School Meals and Clothing Grants
Tue Jun 18th

Applications for free school meals and clothing grants are now open. By applying for either or both provisions now parents can ensure everything is in place ahead of the new ...
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Growth Mindset
Sun Jun 9th

St. Benedict's High is a GROWTH MINDSET school.

Pupils and staff are working together to grow  'MINDSETS FOR SUCCESS'.

The concept of a growth mindset ...
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SQA: Your Exams 2019
Sun Apr 14th

Each year SQA publishes a helpful guide for pupils, parents and carers.  This booklet tells you what to expect, what to do, and how you will receive your results and ...
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Effective Study Skills
Thu Mar 28th

Our Learning & Teaching focus has been looking at how to BE AN EFFECTIVE LEARNER.

For senior phase students in S4-S6, exams are approaching. We want to make sure you ...
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Calendar

Date   Event  
Tue Nov 19th   S1 Parents' Evening
Mon Dec 2nd   Holiday
Thu Dec 5th   S5/6 Parents' Evening
Fri Dec 20th   School Closes
Mon Jan 6th   School Re-opens