Author: J Forrester

Swimming Success

Congratulations go to Lewis Currie who won a silver medal in the Back Stroke event at the Scottish Swimming National Championships. This is a tremendous achievement for Lewis to medal at a national championships. Well done Lewis!

Dance Success

      Well done to Kira Ramsay 3B1 on her recent success at British Dance Regional Championships at Ravenscraig.   Kira won gold in both the Team and Solo street dance competitions and narrowly missed out on another podium place with a creditable 4th in the Duo street dance. Congratulations Kira from all at […]

Athletics Success

A massive well done to Meghan Porterfield of 1A1 who continues to break record after record in the girl’s Shot Put. Meghan threw an incredible 11.91m to smash the girls scottish outdoor record. She then followed this up by throwing the same distance indoors to take the girl’s BRITISH indoor record. Congratulations from all at […]

Girls Football Success

  Congratulations to Hayley MacMillan and Megan McLeod who have both been successful in being selected for the final SSFA South West Squad.  This is a major achievement for the girls as they faced tough competition for selection.

Appointment of new Headteacher for Duncanrig

I am writing this notice with very mixed emotions as the process of finding and appointing my replacement draws to a close. Yesterday, South Lanarkshire Council staff conducted the final interviews for the post of HT and I am delighted to inform you that the successful applicant was Ms Lyndsay McRoberts.  Ms McRoberts is an existing Headteacher […]

More Debating Success

  Congratulations to sixth year pupils Kate Kane and Alison Balmer who have talked their way to outstanding success by reaching the final of the Scullion Law Debating Competion.  This prestigious competition is competed for by pupils all over Lanarkshire and the girls have done tremendously well to reach the final. When asked to comment […]

Debating Success

Congratulations to S6 pupils, Bryan Watson and Zak Williamson who went through to the second round of the Donald Dewar Law Society Debating competition. This was the first formal debate for both boys and they acquitted themselves very well against more experienced opposition. They argued that monuments to controversial figures should be removed from public […]

S1 Parents Evening 

  Dear Parents/Carers of S1 Pupils You are invited to attend our S1 Parents Evening on Monday. Our online parents evening booking system makes it possible for parents to make the bookings electronically from a computer or a smart phone, without the need for pupils to circulate round staff in order to get appointments.  Once […]

Duncanrig Careers Fayre 2018

Our school will be hosting a Careers Fayre on Thursday 8th of February 2018, 6:30 to 8 pm. 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 inspiration, guidance […]

Recruitment of new Headteacher

  As you may be aware, I will be retiring at Christmas and the process of recruiting my successor is underway. Of the original applicants, 8 were selected to progress to the next stage; an assessment day in Duncanrig.  On Monday of this week those 8 candidates were invited into school to take part in the […]