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

Junior School
01 Feb 2018

When Anne in P4Z read the book 'Finding Gobi: The True Story of One Little Dog’s Big Journey' by Dion Leonard, she was so amazed by the story that she wrote a letter to Mr Leonard to ask if he could come and visit her school. With the help of Mrs Hay...

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31 Jan 2018

The Primary 3 classes enjoyed a trip to the Botanical Gardens to discover more about their Rainforest topic. They began their exploring in the glass houses where they were allowed to touch the plants and use their senses to discover how different pla...

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31 Jan 2018

On Tuesday 23 January, Primary 2 visited Pizza Express as part of their 'Food, Glorious, Food' topic. We all learnt how to make a pizza. First you have to flatten the dough by kneading it into a circle. Then you have to spread it out in a pizza pan. ...

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30 Jan 2018

The Primary 5 year group have been studying some of the teachings and traditions of the Buddhist philosophy. P5Y were lucky enough to have an expert in their midst and were delighted when Mrs Fowler came into class to show us some Buddhist objects an...

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18 Jan 2018

Primary 3 have designed dynamic 3D spaceships in their Art lessons and in response to the class topic exploring the solar system. Pupils drew spaceship ideas in their sketchbooks and transformed these into 3D sculptures using construction techniques ...

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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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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

2017