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St George's Excellent GCSE Results 2015

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21 Aug 2015

Following on in the same vein as the Advanced Higher results earlier this month, St George’s students have also excelled in this year’s GCSE examinations. The percentage of grades at A* - C was 91%, with an impressive 49% at A* or A against a national average of 21%. Notably 93% of girls achieved equivalent to at least 5 A*-C grades. Anne Everest, Head, said: “ I am delighted with them and, overall, the percentage of exams secured at good grades (A*- C) has gone up from last session. My congratulations go to all our students for their results, and also to their teachers who have supported them.” Download Exam Results 2015 (summary and individual subjects pdf) Exam Results 2015 (webpage) Want to find out more about us?...

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St George’s Outstanding SQA Exam Results 2015

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04 Aug 2015

The girls and teachers at St George's School for Girls in Edinburgh have been celebrating another year of exceptional achievement, having learned their SQA examination results this morning. In Advanced Higher the results showed outstanding success, with a 97% pass rate (A-C grade) and 85% of grades awarded at A or B grade; and 66% at A.  42% of students received A grades in all Advanced Highers examinations, with 22% achieving A grades in 3 or more subjects. This at least matches the success of last year, which put St George's at the top of the Best Schools’ Advanced Highers league table 2014. Although we have a very liberal presentation policy, the school attained an impressive 89% pass rate (A-C grade) at Higher Level ...

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Uniform Exchange Autumn Term 2015

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23 Jun 2015

At the Uniform Exchange you can buy or sell second hand uniform. We stock all items of the current uniform and some sports equipment (e.g. hockey & lacrosse sticks, tennis rackets & judo outfits etc.) The shop is situated in the pavilion next to the playing fields. The opening hours for the Autumn term are: Monday 17 August  9.30 – 11am Monday 24 August  9.30 – 11am Saturday 5 September  9.30 – 11am Thursday 17 September  3.00 – 4.30pm Saturday 3 October  9.30 – 11am Saturday 7 November  9.30 – 11am Thursday 19 November  3.00 – 4.30pm Saturday 5 December  9.30 – 11am Thursday 17 December  3.00 – 4.30pm Items you wish to sell can be dropped off during shop hours (please complete a form ...

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