Jass Award

Pilrig Park School takes part in JASS (Junior Award Scheme Scotland), a personal achievement award for young people P6 to S2.

The use of JASS in developing new skills and building self-confidence is beneficial for all young people. It can be particularly useful in providing additional support and encouragement or who may need an extra boost in confidence to cope with the transition to secondary school.

JASS can also help to increase the motivation of higher achievers, giving them more challenges out with the core curriculum. Like the Duke of Edinburgh Award scheme, it can be deliver

In essence, JASS can be used to inspire and challenge a whole class of young people.

First year pupils will be working towards their Silver Award and Second Year pupils towards Gold. He/she will undertake the Award over the session with support from teachers and
learning assistants.