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

Junior School
07 Sep 2017

Our First Weeks in P1Our first few weeks of school have been wonderful. We have already started learning our sounds and numbers. We enjoy the art and craft work which help us to remember all the new sounds and numbers. We are enjoying drama, P.E and ...

07 Sep 2017

12 Reasons to Take Learning Outside the Classroom. At St George’s, we understand the enormous benefits to our children of learning in the outdoors and, therefore, provide opportunities for this at every stage of the Junior School.

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27 Jun 2017

To finish off our topic on plants, Primary 2 visited the Botanical Gardens last week. When we arrived we ate our snack in the yurt and then headed out to our first session- 'The Secret Life of Trees'. We learnt all about trees, how they grow and how ...

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26 Jun 2017

On Wednesday 14 June, Primary 3 enjoyed a fantastic visit to the Victorian Schoolroom in the grounds of Leith Walk Primary School.  The girls stepped back in time to experience life in a Victorian classroom before moving on to the museum room to lear...

09 Jun 2017

On Wednesday 24 May, amidst great excitement, the Primary 5 girls set off on P5 Camp. Our first stop was the Wallace Monument, where we explored the three floors of history and all the way up – 246 steps later – to the roof. There we looked out over ...

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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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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