Glenwood High School is a comprehensive, co-educational and non-denominational school serving the western part of the town of Glenrothes together with communities to the north and west.

The school opened in 1962 and the original accommodation, which has been enhanced by a substantial building programme of extension, reconstruction and renovation completed in 1982, provides the school with full, modern facilities within one compact site. These facilities include a well equipped Library and Information Centre; a games hall, gymnasium, fitness and dance studio, fitness suite, drama studio, swimming pool and extensive playing fields; a purpose built suite of music rooms and eight computer rooms including WiFi rooms.

The School Management Team comprises the Rector, 3 Depute Rectors and a Business Manager.


November 2013


School Roll


Age range of pupils

11 - 18

Parent Council




ASN Dept


Disabled Access

Completed Feb 2008


Holidays and Closures

Dates Reason Details
21 Dec 2015 to 01 Jan 2016 School Holiday Christmas Holiday
10 Feb 2016 In-Service Day In-Service Training Day
11 Feb 2016 to 12 Feb 2016 School Holiday Additional Holiday
25 Mar 2016 to 08 Apr 2016 School Holiday Spring Holiday