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


S5 Parents Information Evening

Important S5 Parent Information Evening focusing on curricular choice, advice and guidance on career options including Higher and Further Education, Apprenticeships and Employment on Wednesday 2nd September from 5.00 – 6.30 pm. This is an excellent opportunity to learn about the information, advice and support available for your child to access their chosen career.

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:-


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.


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 Term Arrangements

Click here to access information as to where pupils should go to register on Thursday morning.  School starts, as usual, at 8.45am.

Dates for Diary 
Dates for Diary

Important Dates:

Click here for full details:

RE - Calendar Dates:

Calendar of Events Aug – November 2015


S1-2 retreats for August and September    

Feast Week 14th Sept – activities planned thoughout week

S6 Retreat dates:

Mon 7th Sept, 8th Sept and 14th Sept

S5 Retreat dates:  Monday 26th Oct, Tues 27th October and 2nd Nov

S4 Retreat dates:  Tuesday 10th Nov, Wed 11th Nov and 16th Nov

S3 NET team   Sept /Oct/Nov


More detailed information can be found on the RE department page


Upcoming Events 
Upcoming Events
Useful Links 
Useful Links