history of the Paisley Grammar School from its foundation in 1576 : of the Paisley Grammar School and Academy, and of the other town"s schools, with some notices of subjects relating to the history of the town of Paisley by Robert Brown

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Published by A. Gardner in Paisley .

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Statementby Robert Brown.
LC ClassificationsLF1135P3 B7
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 609 p., [48] leaves of plates, (some folded) :
Number of Pages609
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Open LibraryOL14266535M

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The First School. The Memorial Stone. Paisley Grammar School was founded by Royal Charter of James VI, on the 3rd of January The charter provided for the erection and upkeep of a grammar school, and for the support of a master to educate the boys of the burgh and surrounding countryside.

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Paisley is a large town situated 7 miles (11 km) W of Glasgow, and 53 miles (85 km) W of Edinburgh and is the largest town in Scotland. Paisley (/ ˈ p eɪ z l i / PAYZ-lee; Scots: Paisley, Scottish Gaelic: Pàislig [ˈpʰaːʃlɪkʲ]) is a town situated in the west central Lowlands of d north of the Gleniffer Braes, the town borders the city of Glasgow to the east, and straddles the banks of the White Cart Water, a tributary of the River Clyde.

It serves as the administrative centre for the Renfrewshire. Education bosses will now develop plans for a new Paisley Grammar School after they were given the go ahead by councillors. A report said the school. Paisley’s textile glory days may be in the past, but its rich history is all around, sewn into the fabric of the place.” Author Lindsay Littleson takes us on a walking trail around Paisley to discover locations from her latest children’s novel, A Pattern of Secrets, published by Cranachan Publishing on 16 April detail from that sketched in Brown's History of the Grammar School, published insuggesting that the building has been extensively altered since the book's publication.

As it appears today, the staircase to the front door has disappeared; there is an additional attic, and the two attics shown in this drawing have been substantially altered. On leaving school at the end of that season, my natural choice of club was Paisley Grammar F.P.'s.

While playing in this class of football, I was one afternoon called on at the eleventh hour to assist Paisley Abercorn (now defunct) against Vale of Leven. This was, naturally, a red-letter day. When: Thursday 1 September Cost: £60 Where: Paisley Grammar School Book Now.

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Link education manager: Maureen Sneddon If you wish to make a complaint please see Children's Services complaints procedure under related articles. The Scottish School-Book Association, composed chiefly of burgh and parochial Schoolmasters, having long felt such a work to be a great desideratum iu the history of education, and the want of it even a matter of reproach to their profession, if not to the country generally, resolved at a general meeting of their body, held several years ago.

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Roslyn Woodland chair of Paisley Grammar School's Parent Teacher Council said: "Paisley Grammar School Parent Council is delighted that the school has gained recognition for the continuous improvement that Janice Levens, her senior management team and staff have achieved over the last few years.

He was head of the politics department of a Belfast grammar school where he taught both history and political studies. They were among the authors of the landmark million-word book `Lost Lives,' detailing all those who died in the troubles, which received the Christopher Ewart-Biggs memorial prize for the promotion of peace and understanding in Reviews: InThe Old Grammarians’ Club was founded in classroom B19 of Paisley Grammar School.

Its founders were of a generation which remembered all too well the horrors of the First World War. The Club was born of a need to ‘keep in touch’ beyond the school years, and support and promote the wellbeing and interests of Paisley Grammar School. Preparing for back-to-school is more than just shopping.

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Paisley Grammar School works actively with pupils and parents to promote and monitor attendance, and manage absence. This is linked to our overall approach to promoting positive behaviour and providing high quality learning opportunities, and is reflected in the School Aims and Code of Conduct.

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About Paisley Grammar School Located in the town of the same name in Renfrewshire, Scotland, Paisley Grammar School is a co-educational secondary school. The school was founded inand over the years became state-funded and co-educational, as well as undergoing several changes of location and ethos.

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