Blogs and News - St George's School For Girls, Edinburgh

17 Apr 2019

An opinion article written by Alex Hems, Head, featured in the Glasgow Herald April 12, 2019  Only recently a consultation on the future of the all-girls Notre Dame High School in Glasgow was announced and without wanting to pre-determine the outcome...

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03 Apr 2019

Edinburgh Napier University, Craiglockhart Campus, Thursday 28 March 2019  17 companies participated in the Awards Evening which is the culmination of the Young Enterprise Scotland Programme in the Lothian area. The standard as usual was extremely hi...

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03 Apr 2019

A couple of weeks ago, several pupils of Higher Modern languages classes – including French, Spanish and German – attended the debate 'This house believes that the only way to save the oceans is to implement a complete ban on all forms of single-use ...

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03 Apr 2019

For the last two weeks, there have been eight Havergal College exchange students visiting St George's from Toronto. The girls have had a great experience, not only in school with the Upper 4 students but with their host families.The girls have travel...

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03 Apr 2019

On Friday 15 March, Lower School dressed up for Red Nose Day and brought in a donation of £2 each. The themes were ‘red clothes’ and ‘crazy hair’. Many people did different hairstyles, for example bunches, but one up and one down. Another example was...

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Alex Hems' Blog
05 Apr 2019
Alex Hems: Head's Blog Apr 5 2019

My final message for this term is for all those about to go on study leave and especially our Upper Sixth girls. On the night before the end of term the staff and the Upper Sixth leavers shared a meal together. This is one of St George's loveliest tr...

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