Glasgow City Council Welcome to Holyrood Secondary School


 Welcome to Holyrood's website. Holyrood RC Secondary, situated in the south side of Glasgow, is Europe's largest school, with a roll of over 2,000 pupils, and over 130 teachers.


School day starts at 8.45am. Pupils should be in class at 8.45am


Important Information [1] 
Important Information


Uniform Booklet

Click here to access our uniform booklet with details of how to buy our uniform for next session

YPI – Youth Philanthropy Initiative

Holyrood S4 pupils have been involved in the YPI through PSHE lessons. Click here for more details of the work they have been doing.


Please note that the 2015/16 Clothing Grant/Free School Meal application form is now available on the GCC website.

This can be accessed using the link below:-

Health and Wellbeing

Click here to access the latest Health and Wellbeing Newsletter

Glow Literacy site

Follow the link to the Glow Literacy site for Holyrood

Extra-Curricular Booklet

Click here to access information on which extra-curricular activities have been running in Holyrood.

Exam Preparation Leave

Please click here to see full details of Exam Preparation Leave for pupils. Each pupil was sent home with a copy of the letter.

Leaders Debate

On Friday 9th January Social Subjects students from S5 and S6, especially those studying Modern Studies, Politics and Sociology, formed a group of over 100 to pose questions around the heading of “Scotland, the Way Forward”.

We were privileged to have a panel of First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, former Labour Leader Johann Lamont, former Scottish Conservative Leader Annabelle Goldie and former Liberal Democrat MSP Robert Brown.

Click here for more information and some images

My World of Work

My World of Work is Scotland’s careers information and advice web service, which helps you explore your work, skills and learning opportunities from school right through to retirement. Get the help you need for the career you want.


FEARLESS is Crime stoppers for youngsters. The attached file is worth looking at. It has loads of useful information that may be of some help. Click here to access the web-based resource.

Sport Directory

Glasgow Life’s Sport Club Directory has been published click here to access it.


Latest News with Summary [1] 
Latest News with Summary
Holyrood Finish 3rd in Scotland at Geography Quiz - 19/06/2015 10:09:57
On Monday 15th June 2015 Holyrood Secondary School hosted the National Final of the SAGT Worldwise Geography Quiz. Schools from Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh and more joined Holyrood Secondary's ... (Read more)

Generation Green Winners - 16/06/2015 19:20:03
Pupils of Holyrood Secondary School were victorious in the British Gas Generation Green competition. The pupils involved have won the school a £100,000 energy makeover. Everyone involved is proud ... (Read more)

Judy Murray - 10/03/2015 14:30:17
  The ‘Judy Murray Tennis Road Show’ visited Holyrood on Tuesday 3 rd March. The aim of the road show is to promote tennis amongst young people across the country. Judy and a ... (Read more)

Hepathlon - 10/03/2015 14:29:41
Heptathlon The S2 Holyrood heptathlon team have had a fantastic couple of months. Firstly they competed in the Glasgow Schools Heptathlon on Tuesday 17 th February. The pupils ... (Read more)

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Contact Details 
Contact Details
Holyrood Secondary School
100 Dixon Road
G42 8AU

Phone: 0141 582 0120
Fax: 0141 582 0121

Important Information [2] 
Important Information

New Timetable starts on Monday for all year groups. New S2-4 should report to school as usual for an 8.45am start (detials of where pupils should register will be posted in school)

New S5 and S6 should report to Holycross Church for mass at 9.30am and timetables will start for them period 4.

Dates for Diary 
Dates for Diary

Important Dates:

Click here for full details:

1st June - S1 Parents Night (4pm - 6pm)

24th June - School Closed for Summer @ 1pm

Tuesday 11th August - School re-ops for staff

Thursday 13th August - Pupils return

Upcoming Events 
Upcoming Events
Useful Links 
Useful Links