Pupils at Gryffe High School were jumping for joy when they learned they were first to win a special Fairtrade award for high schools.
Ten primary schools across Renfrewshire are set to benefit from free solar energy, saving more than £37,000 per year on fuel bills and cutting harmful CO2 emissions.
A local teenager has lead her school team to a win a speaking competition in England at the weekend.
Plans to build on greenbelt land in Houston has been met with controversy.
Houston Primary has become the first Renfrewshire school to win the Regional Schools Tennis Championship this week.
Houston born civil engineer Sir William Arrol will appear on the front of Britain’s first plastic banknotes.