BY Martin Dunlop | January 5 | comments icon 4 COMMENTS     print icon print

6-HOLYROOD-HS-GLASGOW

Catholic school to be subject of BBC documentary

Holyrood Secondary School in Glasgow is to be the subject of a BBC Scotland documentary to be screened later this year

The show, entitled High School, will follow pupils and staff in the current academic year, capturing day-to-day life at the Scotland’s largest secondary school in a series of three hour-long programmes.

Friel Kean, the programme’s production company has already filmed a pilot programme, featuring the race to become head boy and head girl at Holyrood, which has been described as ‘captivating viewing.’

A BBC spokeswoman said: “It will be the inside story of a year in the life of Europe’s largest state secondary school.”

Comments - 4 Responses

  1. kai mccann says:

    i go to holyrood and im being filmed for it :)

  2. Ryan Robertson says:

    Hi, glad all filming is over with. cant wait to see it

  3. Danni says:

    I got to holyrood and all I want to know is a release date anybody ?

  4. Josie says:

    I went to holyrood sec and its all changed, never had anything like the filming when i was there 😮 but it was a good school.

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