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

Nursery
02 May 2019

An opportunity for families interested in joining our nursery to visit the nursery, meet staff and hear about our nursery education. Please note we currently have spaces for autumn 2019 entry for the Preschool year for girls. Our Ante Preschool year ...

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01 May 2019

In Big Owls, we learnt all about the different parts of a flower and had a closer look at them using the microscope. The girls were very excited to find a bouquet of pink Tiger Lilies in the classroom on Tuesday morning. The anthers of the flowers we...

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03 Apr 2019

‘Loose parts’ are materials that can be moved, carried, combined, taken apart and put back together in multiple ways. Having 'loose parts' available to play with allows children to use more creativity and imagination, thus developing more skill and c...

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13 Mar 2019

Was that a chirp? Where is the nest? The nests are in the Big Owls room, the eggs have just hatched and everyone is talking about the hatchlings! The Big Owls have been looking at different types of eggs. Some eggs are blue and some are brown, others...

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16 Jan 2019

The Big Garden Birdwatch is almost here and the Big Owls are Birdwatch ready! They have been really excited at spotting birds in the trees and listening to them chirping. On our outdoor day the girls had the chance to use their own lists of garden bi...

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Alex Hems' Blog
17 May 2019
Alex Hems: Head's Blog May 17 2019

What do we mean by ‘character-forming?This week Nadiya Hussain, winner of the 2015 Great British Bake Off opened up movingly in a documentary about the extreme anxiety that has affected her since childhood, which she has identified as stemming from t...

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