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

Junior School
06 Nov 2017

As part of the Natural Connections Outdoor Learning Level 1 Award, and inspired by Mollie Hughes’ presentation on her ascents of Everest, the girls of Primary 5 set out on Tuesday 3 October to tackle Scald Law, the highest peak in the Pentlands at 57...

IMG 5381
05 Oct 2017

On Thursday 29 September, the Primary 3 girls donned their 'hi-vis' vests and, armed with clipboards, survey sheets, pencils and oodles of enthusiasm, they made their way out into the streets surrounding the school. Having spent the past few weeks co...

05 Oct 2017

This week Primary 5 have been learning about trees. We went on a trip to the Botanics to find out more and create some art work as part of our topic.  The first thing we did was meet our teacher, Ginger, who was working with us for the day. She took ...

IMG 5130
05 Oct 2017

Last Thursday Primary 2 had a Tea Party. We invited our Grandparents and parents into our classrooms and asked them to bring an old toy with them. We loved listening to all their stories about their favourite toys. After the stories, we enjoyed delic...

21 Sep 2017

St George's School for Girls has been awarded Terrific Scientific ‘School of Excellence’ status.  This award is supported by the Primary Science Quality Mark and the BBC Terrific Scientific programme of science investigations. The activities were car...

StG Science Award 584w
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