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

Lower School
21 Nov 2018

St George's welcomed author and explorer Matt Dickinson to the school on Monday to launch our celebrations for Book Week Scotland.  Matt was interviewed on stage during Upper School assembly by student librarian Anushka and was quizzed among other th...

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21 Nov 2018

On Monday Primary 6 had a visit from an author called Matt Dickinson. He came to talk to us about his new book called 'Popcorn Eating Squirrels of the World Unite'. Matt got the idea for this book from some rubbish that was left behind after his daug...

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21 Nov 2018

Another successful Performers' Platform took place on Monday, starring talented girls of the Lower School. There was an amazing variety of instruments like: saxophone, violin, cello, guitar, piano and so on. Some girls sang and their voices were love...

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21 Nov 2018

On Friday 16 November it was Children in Need Day. We were allowed to dress down for charity for a £2 donation. It was really fun! Even some of the teachers dressed down!Everyone wore fluffy, yellow, spotty or Pudsey clothes. Lots of people were wear...

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21 Nov 2018

On 19 November, author Matt Dickinson came to St George’s to talk to the Removes. We were all very excited about this. Matt Dickinson has climbed Mount Everest, the highest mountain on the earth. When he came, he shared his story about how he climbed...

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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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