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SQA appeals service 2022

16th March 2022, Dear Parent/Carer, As I mentioned in the letter dated 2nd February, SQA announced more support for Learners taking National 5, Higher and Advanced Higher exams in 2022. These supports will be communicated to learners by their class teachers. In recognition of the disruption that learners have faced over the last two years, […]


Please find attached details of Supported Study and Easter School:  

Acting Head Teacher

  Dear Parent/Carer, I am delighted to inform you that Mrs Alexander has been appointed to the post of Acting Head Teacher and will take up post when I leave Duncanrig Secondary on April 1st 2022. Interviews for the permanent post are likely to take place after the spring break. Mr Atkins, PT Design and […]

Physics/Chemistry Supported Study Dates

N5 Physics Supported Study Dates Session 2021-2022   Session Day/Date Time Topic Teacher Venue 1 Thursday 10th Feb 4.10-5.10pm Waves Miss Leggat C204 2 Thursday 17th Feb 4.10-5.10pm Radiation Mr Sinclair C203 3 Friday 25th Feb 3-4pm Dynamics Miss Leggat C204 4 Wednesday 2nd March 3-4pm Space Mr Sinclair C203 5 Thursday 10th March 4.10-5.10pm […]

Higher Physics Study Sessions

Higher Physics Masterclasses. Saturday 5th March 9 – 11.30 am.  The focus will be Our Dynamic Universe. Saturday 26th March 9 – 11.30 am.  The focus will be Electricity. Saturday 23rd April 9 – 11.30 am.  The focus will be Particles and Waves.  

Maths Revision Sessions

We are running Saturday morning Maths revision sessions in March as follows: Higher Maths: 5th and 19th March (10 am – 12 noon), N5 Maths: 12th March (10 am – 12 noon), N5 Apps Maths: 12th March (10 am – 12 noon). Please let your Maths teacher know if you’re going to attend

Strathaven and EK Cross Country

The Strathaven and EK Cross Country event due to take place tomorrow has been postponed. All pupils who were due to be running should come to school as normal in full uniform. Thank you.   

Covid changes

Dear Parent/Carer, You may have heard the announcement yesterday about changes to Covid restrictions in school. These will not start until 28th February 2022 and further information will follow. Please continue to ensure your child brings a face covering to school. From Thursday 17th February 2022, we will move back to full use of PE […]


  2nd February 2022 Dear Parent/Carer It is still the clear intention for the 2022 SQA external examinations for National 5, Higher and Advanced Higher courses to take place from 26th April until 1st June 2022. Exams will only be cancelled by the Scottish Government if public health advice restricts physical gatherings at the time […]

Options Interviews

Dear Parent/Carer, Over the next few weeks, we will begin the process of Options Planning with S2-S5 for session 2022/23. Information to support Options will be available on the school website from Monday 31st of January. On our website you will find Options forms, video presentations and our new interactive Options booklet which will provide […]