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

NWCC – Extension of the decant arrangements

“The children, pupils, parents and staff of the North West Community Campus (NWCC) continue to be  patient and resilient as they continue to work in the decant arrangements. We want to keep everyone involved updated with the best information we have available, while we know that this might change. We have been advised by HUB South West and Graham’s that …

How to Pass Evening – Monday 1st October 2018

Dumfries High School is holding a ‘How to Pass’ Evening on Monday 1st October.  This is specifically for S4/5/6 pupils studying National 4/5 and Higher subjects.  Therefore, parents/carers of pupils who will be sitting SQA examinations next May are encouraged to attend relevant information sessions. We look forward to seeing you there!

North West Community Campus Decant

Due to the closure of the school at North West Community Campus, Dumfries High School is currently hosting 140 S4/5/6 pupils from NWCC for non-practical subjects. All lessons for NWCC pupils will be delivered by NWCC teaching staff. NWCC pupils are having lessons delivered in a dedicated area of the school on the top floor of the Social Subjects corridor. This has resulted in Social Subject …

Newsletter – September 2018

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. After a long summer break, it is vital that we all get back into the routine and structure of school life as quickly as …