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 …

VOscars awards Ceremony

On Thursday 6th June the Third sector Dumfries and Galloway Awards Ceremony 2019 was held in Castle Douglas. Connor S3 was shortlisted for the Young Volunteer Award sponsored by The Holywood Trust.  The award was to recognise the contributions that young people make by bringing their passion, ideas and vitality to the work of many organisations across Dumfries and Galloway. …

S1 Paris Trip

On Monday 13th May, 84 S1 pupils and 8 members of staff left Dumfries High School for Paris.  We left at I o’clock in the morning and travelled by bus to the Euro Tunnel.  We arrived in France later on Monday afternoon.  Once we had checked into our hotel we all went to the Disney Village before going for our …