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

09 Nov 2018

Friday 23 November, 2.00pm - 4.00pm  We are running a taster and information afternoon for families who are interested in joining our Lower School at P6, P7 and S1 on Friday 23 November from 2.00pm - 4.00pm.This is a taster session for girls and an o...

LS Open 584w
01 Nov 2018

Gabby Logan is a British presenter and a former Welsh international gymnast who is well known for her presenting roles with BBC Sport and ITV. The event will be compered by Emma Dodds.Thursday 22 November 19:00 – 20:30 At St George’s School for Girls...

Gabby 584w
09 Nov 2018

The 1 November was a glorious sunny day and Primary 5 had a very exciting art trip to Jupiter Artland. We had guided tours and looked at, and talked about the sculptures by Jupiter Artland artists, as well as thinking about the relationship between a...

Lauren teaching big group at Weeping girls
08 Nov 2018

December 6 from 5.30 - 7.00 pm  Dr Helen Czerski, Physicist, TV Presenter and Author: WALKER SERIES Speaker EventThe Ocean at the Top of the WorldIn the summer of 2018, Dr Helen Czerski spent two months on an icebreaker close to the North Pole, one o...

Walker Talk 584w
08 Nov 2018

3 October – 9 November 2018  There are a series of events taking place at the moment to highlight areas of interest and opportunities in the social sciences. These started with a visit by Nigel Shepley, former Head of History and School Librarian, wh...

Alex Hems' Blog
09 Nov 2018
Alex Hems: Head's Blog Nov 9, 2018

This week, as Europe marks the centenary of the end of World War One, we have held remembrance assemblies in Lower and Upper School, and girls from Junior and Lower School will take part in the Remembrance Service this Sunday at Murrayfield Parish Ch...

News Archive




Welcome to students from Havergal College

Hockey News

Netball News

Football News

Fencing News

Book Fair in Lower School Library

Rugby at Murrayfield - Scotland v England


Guide Dog Visit

RSPB Big Schools’ Birdwatch

Chinese Performance - Lasswade

Model United Nations Conference

Lower School Book of Excellence

Primary 6 Author Visit

Primary 5 Fringe Schools Poster Competition

Clothing Clear Out – Collection Extravaganza!

Remove History - Board Games

The Scottish Schools Pipe Band Championships

Boarders' Ceilidh

The Edinburgh Brain Bee Competition

Under 13 Scottish Schools Lacrosse

Under 14 Scottish Schools Lacrosse

Under 15 Scottish Schools Lacrosse

Primary 7 Hockey Tournament

S1 East District Hockey Tournament

S2 East District Hockey Tournament

S3 East District Hockey Tournament

S3 East Cup Final

The Lower School Badminton Championships

Lower School Dance Showcase

Clothing Clear Out – Nursery Collection Extravaganza!

World Book Day

Spanish Play

The Edinburgh Piano Festival Competitions

Play in a Day Articles

A Visit by Hayley Valentine from BBC Question Time

Primary 5 Visit The Scottish Parliament

British Science Week

Primary One Visit the Zoo

500 Word Story

Primary 6 Skype Call to India

Primary 6 Power Investigations

Lower 4 Merchiston Social

The Play That Goes Wrong

Parents Play and Stay at Nursery Outdoor Learning

Revving up the Revision

Autumn Term Upper School Production

Edinburgh Primary Badminton Squad

Lothian League

Sport Relief

Euro Quiz 2018

LUSH at Houldsworth House

Making Scones at Houldsworth

Poetry Match-Making

Lower School Book of Excellence

Young Enterprise Scotland Programme






Equality for Women with Judy Murray and Judy Dalton: A Breakfast Conversation

Take A Closer Look - Open Mornings

Linlithgow Drinks Reception - Tuesday 25 September, 6.30-8.00 pm

Community and Staff Choir Rehearsals

Netball Success



Lower School Form Captains

Milkshake Making

A sleepover at Houldsworth

Xtreme Karting

Head Girls’ Conference

Return to Houldsworth

Starting at Houldsworth

Chocolate Fondue Party

Edinburgh Bus Tour

Decorating Houldsworth

Our First Week back in Junior School

Our First Week at Nursery

Primary 1 Build a Bear

Primary 5 House Captains and Vice Captains

An Exciting Year Ahead

Lower School Welcomes New Students

6th Form Debate

U6 Development Programme

6th Form Development Programme

Girls at St George’s School Bring Spitfire Restoration Back to School in Honour of Former Pupil ‘Spitfire’ Annie

Nicola Morgan Speaker Event

Presentation to 6th Form

Lower Six Social

Baking and Decorating Cupcakes

Royal Yacht Britannia Trip

Successful Renewal of our Eco Green Flag Award

Tours for the 1988 Old Girls


Spa Evening

My Weekend at Houldsworth

The Buddy Break

The Primary 5 Girls visit The Royal Botanical Gardens

The Junior School Safety Officers

Roald Dahl Day

Primary 5 Trip to the Pentlands

Sing, Shine, Laugh and Sign

Big Owls’ Dance and Movement Class

The Royal Navy’s Visit

Choosing a University Course

Congratulations to Kary on Achieving Top Marks

International Committee

The Moyra Rushworth Trophy - Ski Race Competition

St George’s Nursery Receives Praise For Early Years Care