Scottish Cup success for two Dalkeith pupils!

Lewis Inglis and Jack McDonald (S3) were part of the team that lifted the Scottish Cup this past weekend. Their team, Longniddry Villa, beat Falkirk FC 2-1 in the final.

The match was held at Excelsior Stadium – the home of Airdrie FC.

Click on the match report below.

HMIE Inspection Report

Dalkeith High School was recently inspected by HMIE.   We are very pleased that the many strengths of the school were recognised.  The report also gives us clear guidance as to our next steps for ongoing school improvement.  Please contact the school if you would like further information regarding the contents of the report.

Thank you to all in our school community for your continued support. Download the report below –

Download: 04 Midlothian – Dalkeith High School – 5545838 – Publication – HMIE

Daily Bulletin Wednesday 16 May 2018

DHS Talent Show

Tickets for the DHS Talent Show P6 on Tuesday are on sale from Miss Wood now.

No tickets will be available on the door as we need to let teachers know you won’t be in class.

Get your tickets ASAP!

Miss Wood

Daily Bulletin Tuesday 15 May 2018

Bake Sale for R.N.L.I

On Friday 18 May we are going to have cupcakes, rice crispy cakes, mars bar cake, rocky road, cookies and lots of other treats for sale.

Please support this worthy cause.

Tilda, Ailsa, Abbie, Rosie, Ellie, Jasmine, Kaitlyn and Sophie J.


Talent Show Meeting

There will be a meeting on Wednesday at breaktime in Drama for anyone entering next week’s talent show.

Please ensure you know what you are planning to perform!

Miss Wood


Talent Show Tickets on Sale

Tickets for next week’s talent show are now on sale from Miss Wood in Drama.

Come and watch some talented entries for S1-S3 pupils on Tuesday 22 May, period 6..

Miss Wood

Heriot-Watt Leadership Award

Congratulations to Ruth Gorman who has won the Heriot-Watt University Award for Leadership at Dalkeith High School.

Ruth and a Guest will attend a ‘Celebration of Leadership Event’ at Heriot-Watt University in June.

Congratulations Ruth! #DeterminedHappySuccessful

Daily Bulletin Monday 14 May 2018

Please note you should:
– Wear casual clothes on the trip (wear sensible clothes)
– Bring a packed lunch OR money to buy lunch
– Meet in the Lunch hall 8:40 (Period 1) to get registered on Tuesday 22nd May

Football success for two former DHS pupils!

Firstly, Ryan Porteous lifted the Scottish Youth Cup last night at Hampden Park. (Defeated Aberdeen 3-1) Many of you will be well aware of the success Ryan has had already playing in the Hibs first team.
In addition, Kieran Watson lifted the Under 20 East of Scotland/Lowland league trophy playing for Edinburgh City. They defeated Spartans 2-0 in the final.

School Meals – Price Increase

Price Increase – August 18
As per the Council decision in February 18 school meals will increase by 10p per meal. This will make Primary meals £2.00/High School meal deals £2.20/Teachers meals £2.70 plus vat. Individual items will rise accordingly.

Transition Visits
The Council decided to continue with free meals for P7 pupils on transition visits. This includes their June visits and the first day of the new term.