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

Junior School
23 Nov 2017

The Primary 5 girls have been working very hard over the last few weeks, researching some of our native Scottish animals: the badger, the otter, the puffin and the red squirrel. The girls worked in teams to create an educational board display and a P...

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23 Nov 2017

On Tuesday, we had a visit from Nicky who works for the Scottish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. She talked to us about the work of the charity and the different jobs people do there.We watched some videos, which showed the SSPCA at...

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22 Nov 2017

All the girls took part in a 'People Who Help Us' assembly. It was the first time the girls had performed in front of an audience in Primary One. They all learnt their individual lines and all the song words really well. They thoroughly enjoyed prete...

09 Nov 2017

It was Biology week from 9th Oct to 13th Oct. Mr Ashmore led an assembly in the Junior School to introduce Biology Week. Assisted by some brave volunteers, Mr Ashmore walked us through all the stages of the digestive journey! It was an action packed ...

09 Nov 2017

Primary 4 have been learning about animals and the classification of vertebrates and invertebrates. We have discovered that vertebrates can be grouped into five different groups: mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and reptiles. Our recent trips to ...

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...

News Archive




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


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