James Gillespie’s High School is a vibrant multicultural school and celebrated its Bicentenary in 2003. The school has undoubtedly changed over the years but academic excellence and student achievement are as important now as they have ever been. James Gillespie’s Trust was established to harness the tremendous goodwill that is felt for James Gillespie’s High School and to support the work of the school through various educational schemes and community projects. The Trust provides support and funding for educational and extra-mural activities within James Gillespie’s High School and its community and fosters strong links with past pupils through its alumni(ae) section
The mission of the James Gillespie’s Trust is to promote the welfare of James Gillespie’s High School and to establish mutually beneficial relationships between the school, its alumni(ae) and its community.