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

Lower School
20 Dec 2017

On Friday 15 December, at break time, we had a Christmas buddy break where we gave our buddies their presents. At the last buddy break we had all written our name on a piece of paper and folded it up. We all picked a name out of the pile and we had t...

15 Dec 2017

We have been learning about rocks and the structure of the earth in Primary 6 and we have been learning about fossil fuels.  On Monday 4 December, Miss Aslam talked to us about oil and gas: how they are made and how we use them.  You might be surpris...

Oil Rig Scotland 584w
15 Dec 2017

Primary 6s have been taking part in investigations organised by BBC Terrific Scientific. In the ‘Feet’ investigation, we were to look at how flexible our feet are, and then record what sort of terrain we play on mostly when we are not in school. The ...

Female Feet 584w
15 Dec 2017

Primary 6 took part in an investigation organised by EDF Energy who launched ‘the Pod’ to help children understand the sustainable use of energy. It also involved the RSPB.  The purpose of the whole thing was to see if birds go to certain places at c...

Owl 584w
15 Dec 2017

On Monday morning, Mrs Shruti Curiel came to talk to us about India because we are learning about India as part of our topic work. She told us all about where she grew up in Kerala, which is in the south and tropical, and the languages she learnt whe...

India Talk
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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Welcome to students from Havergal College

Hockey News

Netball News

Football News

Fencing News

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