Headteachers’ Newsletter – May 2020

As I write to you, it remains unclear as to when pupils and staff will be returning to school following this period of ‘lockdown’. I would however like to take this opportunity to thank all staff, pupils and parents/carers for the significant efforts that we are all demonstrating to try and give as much continuity to pupil learning as possible …

School Closures – Covid19 Pandemic

MESSAGE TO PARENTS FROM DIRECTOR SKILLS, EDUCATION AND LEARNING Dear Parents Covid19 Pandemic I wanted to write to all families to confirm the message from the First Minister earlier this afternoon that schools and nurseries across Scotland will close from Friday.  I will provide more detail on how we plan to support you and your family during this very difficult …

S2, S3 & Senior Options Information

The options information pages are now available for S2, S3 & Seniors. Please use the links below to access each one – S2 Options Information S3 Options Information Senior Options Information

Headteachers’ Newsletter – September 2019

With the new academic year well underway, I would like to say a big welcome back to everyone and extend a particularly warm welcome to all of the pupils and parents/carers of our new S1 cohort. Pupils have settled back into school life very well and are enjoying their learning activities. The support and encouragement that pupils get from parents/carers …

S4, S5 & S6 Prelims – Mon 14th Jan to Fri 25th Jan

Senior pupils undertaking National 5, Higher and Advanced Higher courses are about to undertake a series of prelim exams. These will begin on Monday 14th January and run until Friday 25th January. All pupils have been issued with a prelim exam timetable and have been advised to check this carefully, noting all relevant information for the subjects they are studying. …

DHS Christmas Market

Over 40 Christmas Arts & Crafts stalls: Sulwath Brewers, Avon, Sweet Sadies, Partylite, Bespoke Feathers, Wee Shade Shop, Tropic Skincare, Scensy, Lori Kyle Glass Pizza Oven & other refreshments. Santa will be there. Christmas Trees for Sale. Location: Dumfries High School Date: Thursday 6th December 2018 Time: 6pm-8pm