Author: J Forrester

Merry Christmas

A very Merry Christmas to all parents, carers, pupils and friends of the school from all at Duncanrig.  We hope you have a happy and restful break over the festive period.

New Headteacher Appointment

Please see below a letter from Mr Des Dickson, Head of Education for East Kilbride   Dear Parent/Carer I write to advise you that Ms Lyndsey McRoberts the new Head Teacher will take her post on 15 February 2018. Ms McRoberts has visited Duncanrig on a couple of occasions and is looking forward to taking […]

P7 Sportshall Athletics

  Our Sports Leaders recently hosted  our first transition event of the year, the P7 Sportshall Athletics! The event was held over two days with attendance from all of our partner primaries.  On each day over 160 P7 pupils attended the events and our Sports Leaders led them through a number of activity stations that […]

Recognition of Outstanding Duncanrig Sports Volunteers!

  Every school term, South Lanarkshire Active Schools put forward nominations for local volunteers to be recognised for their contribution to sport locally.  I am happy to say that 2 of our senior pupil volunteers have been recognised this term for their outstanding contributions to our school, our partner primaries and our wider community.   CLUB […]

Duncanrig Secondary Careers Fayre 2018

Our school will be hosting a Careers Fayre on Thursday 8th of February 2018 between 6:30 and 8 p m. We are inviting parents and carers to get involved and share their expertise with our pupils. This event is open to all year groups, parents and carers. The purpose of the event is to provide […]

Concert Band Success

Our concert band was performing at the Scottish Concert Band Festival Regional competition in Livingston over the weekend.  I am delighted to inform you that they performed beyond their years and walked away with yet another GOLD AWARD!  Their performance means that the band have qualified for the national finals at Perth Concert Hall in March. As always […]

Stratford 2018

Thank you for making the second payment.  The next payment of £100 is due by 28 February 2018.  If you have not provided me with an email address, please ask your child to pass it on to me, email me directly or send itthrough the school office. Thank you very much for your co-operation and assistance […]

S5/6 Parents Evening 

Dear Parents/Carers of S5 and S6 Pupils It is my pleasure to invite you to our S5/6 Parents Evening on Monday 11 December from 4.00 pm until 6.30 pm. As you are aware from last year, we are utilising an online booking system for our parents’ evenings.  The online system has made it possible for […]

Innovation in our school app

I am delighted to inform you that our school app now has a new dimension to it.  The Computing Science department are piloting an initiative to upload course support notes directly to the app so that pupils can access them using their phones or tablets.  This will allow pupils to have help to study, revise […]

Debating Success

  Congratulations to Alison Balmer and Kate Kane on winning the final of the Scullion Law Debating Competition! The girls performed excellently in a closely fought final and displayed outstanding composure and debating skills to lift the trophy. Congratulations to Laura Galasso, who performed two classical guitar solos during the adjudication.