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

Upper School
11 Oct 2019

Congratulations to Isobel (Lower 6) for being shortlisted as one of five finalists in this year's prestigious BBC Young Writers' Award 2019. Isobel's story “The Blue of Spring Violets” is set in a psychiatric ward. You can listen to Isobel's story on...

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03 Oct 2019

Congratulations to all the girls who submitted entries to this year's OGA Sixth Form Research Award.WinnerIsobel - A Letter to PoseidonCommendation WinnersFlora - Are we Alone in the Universe?Sophie - Summer in a SketchbookTilly - Boxing DayStudents ...

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03 Oct 2019

Since 1999, over 39,500 students and teachers have taken part in the Holocaust Educational Trust's Lessons from Auschwitz project. Based on the premise that 'hearing is not like seeing', this course explores the universal lessons of the Holocaust and...

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03 Oct 2019

Students in Upper 6 and others participating in Model UN have taken part in a workshop programme with input from both Israelis and Palestinians who have lived through the conflict, as well as senior members of Jewish and Muslim communities, in order ...

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03 Oct 2019

 I really enjoyed being part of the European day of Languages assembly as it gave me the chance to raise awareness of how important learning languages is. This experience reminded me of how I felt when I first moved here; not being an English native ...

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Alex Hems' Blog
04 Oct 2019
Alex Hems: Head's Blog October 4 2019

Girls' Schools in the Modern World This is very much Open Morning season, and it has been a pleasure to welcome so many families to St George’s this week, at our events on Saturday and Wednesday. Thank you to all of you who lent us your daughters fo...

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