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

Upper School
06 Sep 2018

On Wednesday 5 September, ten St George’s girls from the class of 2017 came to speak to the Upper 6 in their Development Programme session. They were full of advice about university, gap years and work as they had all chosen different paths for after...

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06 Sep 2018

On Wednesday 29 August, the Upper 6 yeargroup took part in an egg drop in our first Development Programme session. We were given supplies, like tape and balloons, to protect our egg before dropping it 7 metres!Unfortunately, only 7 out of 14 of the e...

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06 Sep 2018

On Friday the 31 August the Sixth Form attended a debate, ‘This house believes there should be a ban on certain books’. Eve and Sheetal spoke for the proposition, addressing valid arguments about the large influence of books on today's society and co...

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06 Sep 2018

Our trip began with an early 6am start to get the train up to St Margaret’s in Aberdeen for our all-day Head Girls’ Conference with other Scottish girls’ schools. The conference began with a talk from the Head of the Business School at Aberdeen Unive...

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04 Sep 2018

The Walker Series Judy Murray and Judy Dalton serve up a breakfast conversation at St George's School for Girls about the drive for equality for women and girls. Tuesday 25 September  08:00 – 10:30  This event is for 6th year students, teachers, pare...

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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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