“We work with our schools to share and celebrate the successes of all young people and take action where the data is suggesting the need for further support, a change in the curriculum or improvements to learning and teaching. South Ayrshire...46...38...21 Readers’ comments: You are personally liable for the content of any comments you upload to this website, so please act responsibly.
“The support provided to pupils from across the area, including in disadvantaged communities, is paying dividends.” While the league table makes for interesting reading one of the columns that is most notable is the percentage of pupils each school has from the poorest communities in Scotland. Dundee City...50...49...4 St Thomas of Aquin's High School... Aberdeenshire...48...46...0 Balerno Community High... Edinburgh City...48...50...3 Hyndland Secondary School... Glasgow City...48...37...26 Earlston High School... Scottish Borders...48...40...* Dalbeattie High School... Dumfries & Galloway...47...39...0 Glen Urquhart High School... We do not pre-moderate or monitor readers’ comments appearing on our websites, but we do post-moderate in response to complaints we receive or otherwise when a potential problem comes to our attention.
Head of recovery Derek Forsyth said: “Lambert Contracts is a well-known name in Scotland’s construction sector with an excellent reputation for the quality of its client base and projects.
“Although the company has a large turnover it had been suffering from cash-flow problems, and despite best efforts to raise additional funding, administration was the only option.
READ MORE: Herald View: Attainment gap is still stubbornly tough to close “Parents can now benefit from access to a wealth of data about their child’s education through Parentzone Scotland, from information on school leavers’ destinations to our inspection reports for individual schools.
“Providing this level of information helps to strengthen the link between parents and schools and encourages them to play an active role in their child’s education.” Top Schools 2016 Format: School...
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Banchory is a town which basically did not exist before the building of the Deeside railway in the 19th century.“Unfortunately, 77 staff have been made redundant with immediate effect with the balance of eight staff being retained in the short term to assist with the wind-down of the business.This article falls within the scope of Wiki Project UK geography, a user-group dedicated to building a comprehensive and quality guide to places in the United Kingdom on Wikipedia.“While the achievement of a particular benchmark is praiseworthy, it is not an end in itself and it is more pleasing to note that, regardless of gender, race, additional support needs or abilities, our pupils consistently achieve far beyond what might reasonably be expected.” Mhairi Shaw, director of education at East Renfrewshire Council, said the results showed children of all backgrounds were reaching their potential.She said: “Our approach identifies the differing needs of children at the earliest opportunity and allows schools to put appropriate interventions in place.Strikingly, seven of the top ten schools on the list have either none or fewer than five pupils from deprived backgrounds. Edinburgh City...50...48...14 Mc Laren High School... Stirling...50...46...0 Our Lady's High School (Cumbernauld)... North Lanarkshire...49...37...16 Biggar High School... Highland...47...40...0 Castle Douglas High School... Dumfries & Galloway...46...38...* St Joseph's College... Dumfries & Galloway...46...45...5 Madras College... You can make a complaint by using the ‘report this post’ link .