Physical Education

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Facilities & Activities

The facilities available are:

  • Games Hall
  • Gymnasium
  • Assembly Hall
  • Fitness Suite
  • Large Area of Grass
  • We also use the local Duchess Park

We are also very lucky to have the use of Dalziel Park. This facility is managed by Dalziel High School War Memorial Trust and is situated near the village of Cleland. At Dalziel Park we have:

  • 2 Full Size 3G Football/Rugby Astro-turf Pitches (both Floodlit)
  • 3 Full Size Rugby Pitches (all Floodlit)
  • 3 Full Size Football Pitches (1 Floodlit)
  • 3 Astro-turf Floodlit 5-a-side/Tennis Courts
  • 1 Indoor Training Barn
  • 1 Full Size Floodlit Polymeric Athletics Track

To view these magnificent facilities and learn more about the history of the Dalziel High School War Memorial Trust, please click the following link.


At Dalziel High School we teach a wide range of activities.

In First and Second year, pupils spend all of their Physical Education time at Dalziel Park where they cover the following activities.

S1 cover the following:

  • Football
  • Rugby
  • Hockey
  • Cross Country Running
  • Athletics
  • Summer Games

In S2, and in addition to some of the above, pupils will cover some of the following:

  • Cricket
  • Tennis
  • Handball
  • Flag Football
  • Orienteering

And of course all Pupils take part in traditional Scottish Country dancing in time for the famous Dalziel Christmas Ceilidhs.

Core PE S3-6

From S3 to S6 all PE is accommodated within the Crawford Street campus with irregular trips to the Duchess Park. Indoor activities are the main focus, and include

  • Athletics
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Dance
  • Gymnastics
  • Handball
  • Fitness
  • Volleyball
  • Handball

Depending on the class size and timetable, some classes will be able to make use of the school mountain bikes which we take to Duchess Park and Strathclyde Park.