Glengowan Primary School,  Summerlee Road, Larkhall, ML9 2UH Phone:  01698 882208  Email: office@glengowan-pri.s-lanark.sch.uk
School News
Letter for P7 Parents/Carers (Added 15.02.21)
Please see the LETTER from Mrs Gilfillan at Larkhall Academy, detailing key transition dates.
Bug Club and The Maths Factor (Added 14.02.21)
To access all Active Learn (Bug Club and The Maths Factor) activities, please click HERE.
Important Message for Primary 7 Parents/Carers (Added 12.02.21)
Mrs Gilfillan, at Larkhall Academy, is gathering information about next year's S1.
Please complete this
FORM by Monday 15th February. Thank you.
Primary 7 Larkhall Academy Transition Information Session (Added 04.02.21)
Please see the INVITE and joining instructions from Larkhall Academy.
Using Google Meet - Guidance for Pupils and Parents/Carers (Added 14.01.21)
Please take time to read and share with your child the GUIDANCE that we have produced for participation in daily Google Meet sessions.
Admissions August 2021 - Infant Enrolment (Added 14.01.21)
If you are a parent/carer of a child due to start Primary 1 in August 2021, please complete this ONLINE FORM.
Remote Learning Information (Updated 06.01.21)
Please click on the following links for some helpful information: 
Accessing Glow from Home
Google Classroom Parents' Guide 

A Message from Mr Murray (Updated 18.11.20)
Click on the following links for more information: A Message from Mr Murray, Christmas Lunch Menu
Exciting Announcement (Added 26.10.20)
Click on the following link: Nursery Video October 2020
Re-scheduled In-service Day (Added 31.8.20)
Tuesday 29th September will be an in-service day, therefore the school will be closed to pupils. Further details are included in this LETTER.
Water Bottles (Added 19.8.20)
First of all, thank you for your support. The children are welcome to bring a 2nd filled water bottle to school, if needed. At lunchtime, adults are available to refill bottles for the children.
Best Start Grants (Added 19.8.20)
If your child was born between 1 March 2015 and 29 Feb 2016 and you get benefits or tax credits, you could be eligible for SCHOOL AGE PAYMENT.
Staggered Exit at 3pm (Added 10.8.20)
Our staggered exit begins at Glengowan on Monday 17th August.  THIS PLAN shows your child's exit time and which gate will be used.  This is also the gate your child should use in the morning. 
Adults will be present in the playground from 8.45am.  The children will be told which area of the playground they should go to and remain in until it is time to go inside.  All children are expected to arrive by 9am and stand in their class lines as soon as the bell rings.
Appropriate distancing is expected between adults during any visit to school grounds.

Parent/Carer's Guide to Starting School in August 2020 (Added 9.8.20)
A VIDEO and a Q&A for parents/carers, detailing information about safety measures that have been put in place in schools, has been produced by South Lanarkshire Council. 
Update (Added 7.8.20)
Further to the Q&A already issued this week, please see HERE for additional information. In addition, INFORMATION is available for parents/carers of children who use school transport.
Q&A For Our Pupils (Added 5.8.20)
Dear Parents/Carers,
Please use the attached
Q&A DOCUMENT leading up to your child's return to school. This builds on the information issued by South Lanarkshire on Monday. As has been the case during this pandemic, the guidance is subject to change. We will continue to use the App to communicate with you.
Please note that parents are not permitted to enter the school building for the time being.  
P1 parents are welcome to take photographs outside on Wednesday.

Schools Reopening in August - Letter from the Executive Director of Education (Added 3.8.20)
An update about the reopening of South Lanarkshire Council schools can be found via the link HERE. Glengowan will be following the stated model of phased return with no alterations. A Q&A page for the children (and adults) will be sent via the App this week. Hopefully, this will address any queries you may have. We're looking forward to seeing all the children next week.
News Archive (Added 18.8.20)
For all news items published between August 2018 - June 2020, please read HERE.
News Archive (Added 8.1.18)
For all news items published between January - August 2018, please read HERE
News Archive (Added 13.1.17)
For all news items published between August - December 2017, please read HERE.