Thursday, 29 October 2015

Parent/carer survey 2015/16

Parents and Carers of Gracemount High School:  We value your views!

The deadline for the completion of the survey is Friday 12 February 2016.

The link to the survey is here.

The council will produce individual school and citywide reports after February 2016 for the parent/carer survey.

Monday, 26 October 2015

Educational Maintenance Allowance (EMA)

Educational Maintenance Allowance (EMA)

From January 2016, the income thresholds for Education Maintenance Allowances are increasing for those students born before 1 March 2000 and this means more students may qualify to receive weekly payments of £30 per week.   

The income threshold for families with one dependent child will increase from £20,351 to £24, 421 and for those with more than one dependent child will increase from £22,403 to £26,884.  If you believe your son or daughter will now qualify for an EMA you can find out more at     

Applications can be submitted from 26 October 2015.