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

Lower School
07 Mar 2018

Last Friday morning, ten intrepid explorers made the arduous early morning journey into school, to take up position at 8am in LS7 to view the birds as part of the RSPB Big Schools Birdwatch.  Earlier in the week, the Eco girls had made bird kebabs (n...

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07 Mar 2018

Last Wednesday P5 and P6 had a visit from a guide dog puppy in training. His name was Kelvin. Kelvin is three parts retriever and a quarter Labrador. He brought his trainer, Gillian, with him.  Gillian showed us some of the things she does to train h...

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06 Mar 2018

On Monday 26 February I took delivery of three large book cases and a small stationery shop from Travelling Books. Lower School girls were invited to pop along for a browse and purchase, if they wished.We set ourselves a goal of £500 for the week and...

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22 Feb 2018

On 2nd February, Remove joined with Merchiston for a social event. It was a ceilidh-disco, so we did four ceilidh dances followed by a disco. In the first of these we had to hold our partner's hand. Then we stepped forward three times, spun around an...

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21 Feb 2018

Yesterday, Amy, talked to the whole class about Chinese New Year. She spoke very clearly and we learnt lots of new things. She talked to us about how the zodiac animals were chosen and about how red is a lucky colour in China. Amy taught us that ther...

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Alex Hems' Blog
21 Sep 2018
Alex Hems: Head's Blog Sept 21, 2018

Technology and Social Media – Tools not tyrants  There are of course so many quite different concepts that we group together under the term technology. We recognise the role that computers and innovative software can play in the classroom and in your...

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News Archive
2018

January

February

March

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

Sledging

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

April

May

June

August

September

Equality for Women with Judy Murray and Judy Dalton: A Breakfast Conversation

Take A Closer Look - Open Mornings

Linlithgow Drinks Reception - Tuesday 25 September, 6.30-8.00 pm

Community and Staff Choir Rehearsals

Netball Success

Hockey

Swimming

Lower School Form Captains

Milkshake Making

A sleepover at Houldsworth

Xtreme Karting

Head Girls’ Conference

Return to Houldsworth

Starting at Houldsworth

Chocolate Fondue Party

Edinburgh Bus Tour

Decorating Houldsworth

Our First Week back in Junior School

Our First Week at Nursery

Primary 1 Build a Bear

Primary 5 House Captains and Vice Captains

An Exciting Year Ahead

Lower School Welcomes New Students

6th Form Debate

U6 Development Programme

6th Form Development Programme

Girls at St George’s School Bring Spitfire Restoration Back to School in Honour of Former Pupil ‘Spitfire’ Annie

Nicola Morgan Speaker Event

Presentation to 6th Form

Lower Six Social

Baking and Decorating Cupcakes

Royal Yacht Britannia Trip

Successful Renewal of our Eco Green Flag Award

Tours for the 1988 Old Girls

Hockey

Spa Evening

My Weekend at Houldsworth

The Buddy Break

The Primary 5 Girls visit The Royal Botanical Gardens

The Junior School Safety Officers

Roald Dahl Day

Primary 5 Trip to the Pentlands

Sing, Shine, Laugh and Sign

Big Owls’ Dance and Movement Class

The Royal Navy’s Visit

Choosing a University Course

Congratulations to Kary on Achieving Top Marks

International Committee

The Moyra Rushworth Trophy - Ski Race Competition

St George’s Nursery Receives Praise For Early Years Care

2017