Dalziel held their annual Burns Supper on Monday 18th of January in the Social Area, which was decorated in true Scottish style.
The preparations for this year's Battle of the Bands competition are well underway, with the auditions having taken place on the 20th January.
Given favourable response, a 50th Anniversary Reunion will take place on 19th June 2010 of those sixth year students who left the school in June 1960. A welcome is extended to those who left ion 1959 at the end of their fifth year as well as to those in their seventh year in 1960.
The annual collection of goods for Christmas Hampers was completed last week. These goods were parceled up and were distributed to the Elderly in our area yesterday. This was a fantastic initiative and allowed our pupils to participate in the true meaning of Christmas.
Elliot Baker S5 and Stuart MacDonald S6 have been awarded the Federation of International Hockey Youth Award for their contribution to coaching Junior Hockey at Dalziel High School.
The Christmas Parcel appeal has once again been launched in the school. All pupils are encouraged to bring in tins and groceries that can be used to provide Christmas Parcels for the elderly in our community.
Congratulations to Jack McComish S3, Robert Swinburne S4, and Charlie O'Neil, Sarah Clelland, and Darren Smyth all S1 who recently represented the school at the North Lanarkshire Schools Swimming Championships 2009.
The S1 to S3 Christmas dances took place in the school last week. The events were very successful as always, with our pupils becoming fully involved in traditional Scottish dancing including the Dalziel specialty "The Hinkey Dinkey".
We were successful in retaining the Customer Service Excellence Standard, after our annual review.
The new look Dalziel High School side played their first game of the season on Thursday 19th of November. After some hard training by coach Diane Currie, there was a lot of anticipation before the game. Sadly it wasn't to be a dream start as the Dalziel Girls were defeated by 78 points to 35.