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

Lower School
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...

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08 Nov 2018

St George's was delighted to welcome the author Tom Palmer to the school recently. Tom spoke to girls in P6 about his latest novel, ‘Armistice Runner’, a thrilling novel which focuses on thirteen year old Lily, a passionate cross country runner.  Whe...

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08 Nov 2018

On 5 November, P6 went on a trip to Dynamic Earth. We were split into two groups - one would get to do the workshop first, the other would go for a walk with a geologist up Arthur’s Seat.  We got off the coach at Dynamic Earth and our group went up A...

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08 Nov 2018

Once school had finished last Friday, it was time to get ready for the Halloween party. When we had our party costumes on we got hot chocolate. Everybody looked fantastic - there were skeletons, witches, ghosts, evil queens and even a Donald Trump! W...

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07 Nov 2018

On the 30 October 2018 I went with some other girls in my year to take part in the Kids Lit Quiz. Teams of Lower 4s, Removes and Upper 4s had been chosen after a series of heats, answering questions about our knowledge of books, to go to Liberton Hig...

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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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