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

Lower School
07 Jun 2018

Over the last few week, Primary 6 has been learning about the human body. Last week we were learning about the skeletal system. We were put into groups and given a tray of dog biscuits shaped as bones. There were big ones and tiny little ones. We wer...

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07 Jun 2018

On Wednesday 23 May, the Remove year group went on a History trip to Inchcolm Island and Blackness Castle. We arrived at school in our own clothes and took a bus to South Queensferry, and then a boat to the island. On the boat, the girls had lots of ...

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24 May 2018

On Tuesday 8 May, Lower 4 had World of Work day. We walked along the cycle path to Craigleith shopping centre. Some of us went to Sainsbury’s, some of us went to Boots and my group went to Marks & Spencer.  When we arrived we were taken to an employe...

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24 May 2018

On May 8 2018, Lower 4 went on a trip to the FCBC (Forth Crossing Bridge Constructors) offices in South Queensferry to learn about the Forth Road Bridge and the Queensferry Crossing. Lower 4 participated in two activities, the first being to walk ove...

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24 May 2018

On Monday 14 May, all of Lower 4 set off on the coach to Largs. We took a one hour bus ride to the port, before getting on the ferry to the island of Cumbrae. When we arrived, we walked along the road until we got to the water sports centre. We had l...

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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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