Centenary 2020

History of the School

John MacLeod’s wonderful history of the school is on sale now. Eloquent, informative and entertaining it covers the many challenges faced by the school revealing why it holds a place in the hearts of so many and why it has risen to be so successful over the last 25 years.

Only £25 when pre-ordered via the school shop it will be available for collection/posting from Friday 8 November. An ideal Christmas gift.

Centenary Gala Dinner

Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum Saturday 5th Sept. Click on the image below to book now!


Click the Striving Higher logo to find out more about our fund raising programmes.

A number of special events are planned for the centenary year in 2020!   


  • Spectacular Light Projection Show on the Main Building Friday 21 (example image courtesy of Double Take Projections)
  • Performances of The Terracotta Warriors: Primary pupils with Scottish Opera 19th and 20th


Week long programme of summer events

  • Annual Sports Day
  • Senior Ball and Primary Ceilidh
  • PTA Race night, Gin tasting and screen night
  • Alumni afternoon teas
  • Community Gala Day


  • All school photographs.


  • Centenary Gala Dinner at Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum 5th Sept


  • School Show


  • Fireworks Night
  • Special Commemorative Service (15th)

Pupils and staff are currently working on a number of further ways to celebrate and mark the centenary.


 Can you help with our Centenary celebrations?  Use the form below to volunteer.

Tick all that apply, and add any details in comment box.