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

Upper School
21 Nov 2018

Recently four girls won the regional round of the United Kingdom Mathematics Trust Team Mathematics Challenge competition. They will now be put forward to the national final in London. Anushka Yutong  Alice Hayley The Senior Mathematical Challenge (S...

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08 Nov 2018

At 5am on Wednesday morning, 11 St George's pupils met Madame Porteous and Mr Clarke at the airport to travel to Nice. When we got there, we walked to a little boulangerie and then ate lunch on the stony beach. Mr Clarke and a few of the girls wanted...

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08 Nov 2018

Since the start of the autumn term the Lower 5 year group have been working on YPI, a programme run by the Wood Family Trust throughout Scotland where schools are encouraged to promote an interest in charities and philanthropy. In teams the students ...

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07 Nov 2018

On Wednesday 10 October I listened to a talk presented by Ricky Munday, who has succeeded in climbing to the top of Mount Everest. The first part of his talk was about his life and career in 7 countries and 4 continents, which was cool. Then he talke...

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20 Sep 2018

The aim of the international committee at St George’s is to promote diversity as well as embracing different cultures and ways of life. As international prefects, Karen and I want everybody in the St George’s community to feel included and represente...

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Alex Hems' Blog
18 Jan 2019
Alex Hems: Head's Blog Jan 18, 2010

I am often asked whether the unique blend of Scottish and English examination courses that we run at St George’s is fully recognised by universities, and also whether we see signs of prejudice against independent schools through the admissions system...

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