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

09 May 2018

Down at our sandy classroom, we have been discussing transition, linked to the story of ‘The Snail and the Whale’. Children have been participating well in looking at differences in character and size between the snail and the whale. We continue to o...

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25 Apr 2018

Thank you! Thank you to all of the Nursery parents who came along to our Spring Concert – Daffodil Breakfast, and donated money to purchase their child‘s planted daffodil. We raised an amazing total of £192 from the sale of the daffodils and a furthe...

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25 Apr 2018

The Big Owls had great fun at the Holyrood Palace on Friday. “Are we going to see the queen?” they all asked excitedly on our way there. When we arrived, we took a look at the small Union Flag blowing in the wind at the top of the palace and learnt t...

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13 Apr 2018

From August 2018 New families who enrol their children in our Pre-school class will be asked to commit to a minimum of five mornings and two afternoons in their first term, with the expectation that they would build up to full days over the course of...

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04 Apr 2018

St George’s School for Girls, Edinburgh, has been awarded a TOP 20 Recommended Nursery Award (Scotland) for its nursery in the Daynurseries 2018 Awards. Daynurseries is the leading UK nursery online directory and review website and their awards highl...

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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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