Category: schools

Uniform Bank

Calderside Academy hope to create a Uniform Bank within the school. If you have any items of uniform (ties, black trousers/skirts, white shirts, black shoes, school bags) in good condition that your child does not require (new/pre-loved) please ask your child to give to office staff or drop off.

Best Wishes to School Leavers

Here’s wishing all the Secondary School pupils who had their last day at school today, all the very best for the future. Many teenagers finished up secondary school today, many looking towards their exams during the next few weeks. An exciting time signalling change and he next step in young lives. We’d like to wish […]

School Meal Changes

A reminder that the cost of School Meals in South Lanarkshire rises from today, Tuesday 19th April 2022 to £2.00 At primary schools, this is only for P6 and P7s, as school meals in Scotland are free for all pupils in Years P1 – P5. The new menus are released today too. Primary School Summer […]

Calum’s Plea for Road Safety

Next, a plea from the son of a Blantyre reader, for people to take care when driving and parking beside a local school. Calum (9) is a junior road safety officer at Auchinraith Primary School and like other pupils, has noticed that cars often can be hazards around drop off and pick up times. Unlike […]

Park Lane Car Free Zone

Some more information is now available about the new Car Free Zone at Park Lane, Blantyre during School drop off and pick up times. We’ve also detailed more about enforcement, which was raised in the comments following out post last week. Signs have been erected at the junction of Park Lane and Station Road but […]

Lanarkshire Mini Professors

High Blantyre Primary School have entered a brilliant competition and looking for YOUR help! They’re hoping to reach as many parents and members of the community as possible in getting YOU to “like” a logo in the hope the school wins the ‘Lanarkshire Mini Professors’ with the most votes. What to do:Simply go on to […]