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

Lower School
20 Feb 2018

On Thursday 8 February, the P6 Choir went to the Murrayfield Home for the Elderly. We sang some Scottish songs to celebrate Burn's Day. After we sang, we got the chance to talk with the residents. My friend and I spoke to a lady called Isabel. We tal...

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01 Feb 2018

The girls, or should that be lassies, from L4 and Remove enjoyed their Scots Verse Speaking Competition final.This annual event is held near to the birthday of Scotland's Bard, Rabbie Burns and each girl learns, memorises and recites a poem in Scots ...

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31 Jan 2018

The Young Writers Poetry Competition was run by the Young Writers Association. The theme was Truth or Dare. Anushka (Lower 6) and Eva (Lower 4) both won the superb prize of seeing their original poems published in an anthology called 'The Poetry Game...

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31 Jan 2018

Girls from Lower 4 enjoyed a live broadcast from the BBC and Scottish Book Trust. The live event which classes signed up for was hosted by broadcaster Janis Forsyth. It featured three authors who had to overcome barriers such as race, poverty and gen...

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31 Jan 2018

On 24 January, Primary 6 had a Burns Supper with Merchiston. First we started off with dances such as: The Dashing White Sergeant, The Flying Scotsman and The Gay Gordons. Afterwards both St George’s Primary 6 and Merchiston boys joined each other at...

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Alex Hems' Blog
23 Mar 2018
Alex Hems: Head's Blog Mar 23, 2018

As I write I think we must all be hoping that we might be turning the corner into spring at last. The weather has proved frustrating this term with a number of sports fixtures postponed or cancelled but in recent days we have nonetheless seen some ex...

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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