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


Glow Literacy site

follow the link to the Glow Literacy site for Holyrood


The SNAG group met this week. Click here to read the minutes or go to the Health and Wellbeing section for more information.

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

Asbestos Removal

Please click on the links below for more information about the planned works in the school.

Letter from Head Teacher

Asbestos FAQ

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
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)

Christmas Festival - 18/11/2014 11:21:10
Christmas Festival - Click for Event Details   ... (Read more)

SPTC - Survey Request - "Religious Observance" in schools - 01/05/2014 10:52:00
  Dear Parent   A number of parents have brought to our attention that SPTC (Scottish Parent Teachers Council) is currently surveying parents’ views on certain aspects of what ... (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
Dates for Diary 
Dates for Diary

Important Dates:

Click here for full details:

Thursday 2nd April - school closed for Easter Holiday

Monday 20th April - school re-opens

Monday 27th April - S3 Parents  Night (4pm - 6pm)

Tuesday 28th April - SQA exams begin

Monday 4th May - school closed - May holiday

Upcoming Events 
Upcoming Events
Useful Links 
Useful Links