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

Junior School
04 Oct 2018

Last term, we held a competition in which everyone was invited to design a flag. The winner’s design would be made into a flag to celebrate the 130th anniversary of St George’s School. Florence was delighted to find out at Friday afternoon’s assembly...

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04 Oct 2018

Wednesday 3 October marked the 130th anniversary of St George’s School for Girls. The Junior School day started with an assembly where we sang happy birthday to St George’s and cut an enormous cake. Every girl wore her House t-shirt to school that da...

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04 Oct 2018

In preparation for our Founders’ Day all Primary pupils have worked on a special art project. Pupils from Primary 4 and 5 researched a pioneering woman of interest for our Portrait Gallery. In our corridor gallery you can see that we drew, painted an...

JK and Serena
02 Oct 2018

The Junior School Charities Committee have been very busy recently, preparing for our Harvest Assembly. At our Monday morning assembly they gave an important message to all the Junior School girls, telling them about Harvest and the Edinburgh North W...

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20 Sep 2018

Meteorologists, botanists, mycologists and ornithologists, together with their research equipment, set off for a six mile hike through the Pentlands. Not deterred by a few light showers, the girls enjoyed the great outdoors. They recorded the weather...

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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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