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
19 Aug 2019 In-Service Day In-Service Training Day
20 Aug 2019 In-Service Day In-Service Training Day
07 Oct 2019 to 18 Oct 2019 School Holiday Autumn Holiday
15 Nov 2019 In-Service Day In-Service Training Day