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Part of Glasgow's story since the 12th century

The High School of Glasgow is a vibrant, caring and high-achieving co-educational day school for pupils between the ages 3-18. We aim to create a happy and nurturing community in which each individual is enabled to develop their all-round potential from the academic to sport, the expressive arts and beyond.

Our History

Within the next decade, the High School of Glasgow will be celebrating 900 years of existence.

Find out more about the illustrious history of the High School, from its roots as the Choir School of Glasgow Cathedral in the 12th Century, to the Grammar School of Glasgow in the 15th Century and its modern incarnation as the High School of Glasgow from 1834.

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Further Information

All you need to know about life at The High School of Glasgow

Parent Association

The Parent Association acts as a focal point for the School community, promoting co-operation and communication between parents, staff members, the School and Board of Governors, and acting as a fundraising body.

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Session Dates

Information on session dates for the current school year and beyond.

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The High School is committed to partaking in regular charitable and community service activity throughout the school year.

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Working at The High School

Opportunities for employment at The High School of Glasgow's Junior and Senior Schools

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