Month: September 2017

Duncanrig Secondary awarded Gold School status by sportScotland

We are delighted to announce that we have once again been awarded gold school status by sportScotland. This is a prestigious national award for innovation and achievement in delivering physical education and extra-curricular sport. As part of the National Lottery funded programme, the sportScotland School Sport Award is a national initiative that is designed to […]

Sports Captains 2017

We are delighted to announce the appointment of our school’s Sports Captains for 2017. Captains Samantha Callaghan and Matt Dyer   Vice-Captains Marc Kane, Mark McKenzie and Kieran Noble   Congratulations to all of them as they progressed their way through a very competitive process against an impressive array of talented and insightful pupils to […]

Free School Meal Entitlement

  Notice to parents and carers   Many of our parents and carers whose children are entitled to receive a free school meal do not apply, or do not re-apply, for their entitlement.  As well as ensuring that children get all the support to which they are entitled, this also influences how much money our […]

UCAS Information Evening Presentation

  Many thanks to the parents/carers who attended last night’s information session about UCAS.  As promised, the slides shown can be accessed via our website. Just click on the School Information tab, select Useful Documents and scroll down until you find the presentation.

UCAS Information Evening

We will be hosting an evening on Monday 18th September at 7.00 pm for the parents of senior pupils who are applying through UCAS, for entry in August 2018.  The evening will consist of a presentation about the application process, highlighting key deadlines and an outline of the supports available to your son/daughter. Feedback from parents […]

Rotary Club Meeting

Last Friday, 3 of our fifth year pupils were invited to a meeting with the Rotary Club to discuss the Duncanrig Music Department’s recent European tour. The Club made a very generous donation prior to the trip and the girls were delighted to provide a presentation detailing how their money was spent, how incredible it […]

Further Notice from SLC Roads and Transportation Services

Please see below the contents of a letter received this morning advising of changes to crossing patrols within South Lanarkshire. Parent / Carer Our ref: CS/SL Your ref:   If calling ask for: Stuart Laird Phone: 01698 453607 Date: 4 September 2017 Dear Parent / Carer Removal of School Crossing Patrollers As you may be […]

National Life-Saving Success

Congratulations to Ethan Cameron Who recently won the silver medal for Senior Boys at the Royal Life Saving Society Scottish National Competition.  This is a tremendous achievement considering the high level of competition Ethan faced. Well done!

Outstanding Performance by Duncanrig Pupils at Prestigious UK Competition

Following an outstanding performance at the Scottish heats of Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales BASE (Business Accounting Skills) competition in November Duncanrig Secondary rightfully earned their place to compete for the title of BASE champions at a prestigious national final held in Birmingham on 29th June 2017. BASE is ICAEW’s National Business […]