School Photographs

Posted on Oct 7, 2016 | No Comments

The schools most recent large group photography is now online on the Tempest Groups website. Please note this service is for viewing images only, ordering takes place via the order forms given to the school. Instructions to find and view the school photographs are below (images can take 10 – 14 days to be loaded… Continue Reading School Photographs

Your New Pupil Voice

Your New Pupil Voice

Posted on Aug 27, 2016 | No Comments

It’s a new year at Gillespie’s, and with that comes a new Pupil Voice. This year’s Pupil Voice is made up of ten 6th year pupils: Danish Faisal, Shona Macleod, Michael Barker, Shona Curtis-Walcott, Thomas Day-Lewis, Mairi Treanor-Taylor, Alistair Parsons Trucco, Malavika Venkatesh, Laith Cameron-Hunwick and Hannah Nicol. This year is the first year that… Continue Reading Your New Pupil Voice

Instrumental Music Lessons

Posted on Aug 22, 2016 | No Comments

All Instrumental Lessons will resume on Monday 22nd August 2016. Pupils MUST check their lesson time on the website or by visiting the music department in the new Muriel Spark Builidng. New S1 pupils will be given the opportunity to audition to learn an instrument. More details will be issued in a letter which will… Continue Reading Instrumental Music Lessons

Diversecity 2016

Posted on Jun 2, 2016 | No Comments

Friday 10th and Saturday 11th June at 7pm. Drama Studio (G20) in Darroch campus. Tickets priced: Adults £7.50 and Students £5 (Available to purchase on the door) ‘Diversecity’ is a whole school celebration of the diverse cultures that exist within the school role.  This is an integral part of reinforcing the school ethos that “we… Continue Reading Diversecity 2016

School of Tennis Survey

Posted on May 4, 2016 | No Comments

Dear Pupils,   Our school has been selected to be part of a pilot ‘school of tennis’ initiative which is a national project across Great Britain. As part of this, you will get the opportunity to participate in Tennis in both curricular PE and our extra-curricular club.   Before this begins we would appreciate if… Continue Reading School of Tennis Survey

South Africa Trip info

Posted on Jan 29, 2016 | No Comments

Thansk to all who supported the South Africa Trip 2016. We had a brilliant time! Parent presentation Jan 2016 2016 itinerary flight and contact details what to take

Thank You!

Posted on Jan 22, 2016 | No Comments

I would like to thank all pupils and families who donated a gift towards our Christmas appeal in aid of children 1st. The number of gifts we received and the range of presents was outstanding. We collected selection boxes and sweets, a large range of books for toddlers through to teenagers, art and craft sets… Continue Reading Thank You!

Trans-World Soccer Trip – November 2015

Posted on Jan 6, 2016 | No Comments

Our S1-6 pupils thoroughly enjoyed their ‘Ultimate Player Experience’ with Trans-World Soccer in November and now have their own highlight reel to remind them of the fantastic weekend had. The pupils were a credit to themselves and the school, behaving fantastically throughout and embracing each opportunity with positivity and enthusiasm. We’ll hope to make this… Continue Reading Trans-World Soccer Trip – November 2015

November Newsletter

Posted on Dec 8, 2015 | No Comments

The latest JGHS Newsletter is here!    

Scottish State School of the Year 2015

Posted on Nov 26, 2015 | No Comments

We were delighted to learn that the Sunday Times named us as Scottish State School of theYear for 2015. This is a wonderful achievement and fitting testament to the efforts of so many. Sincere thanks to all staff, parents and pupils who continue to work so hard to make a difference for all of our… Continue Reading Scottish State School of the Year 2015