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

23 Nov 2017

Last Sunday afternoon, 12 November, we had 'Stir-up Sunday'. It is held in the boarding house every year and has become a Christmas tradition in Houldsworth House. The girls all come together to take a turn at stirring the Christmas pudding. Jenny an...

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23 Nov 2017

On Saturday 18 November we went to Murrayfield to watch Scotland vs New Zealand. The match was great and we really enjoyed it, especially the beginning when the lights were turned off. There were also fireworks and everyone was using their phone torc...

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22 Nov 2017

On Saturday, we went to Murrayfield stadium to see Scotland playing Samoa. It was a really good match. There were lots of tries on both sides, but Scotland ended up winning the match. Everyone had a really great time and there was such a lively atmos...

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22 Nov 2017

I had such a good time at the Lower 5 Social on Friday evening. It was my very first time attending a disco at Merchiston Castle School. All the girls were so excited.The music had already started when we arrived. There were so many famous songs and ...

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22 Nov 2017

I experienced a lot during this Remembrance Service at Merchiston Castle School. I was given the opportunity to take the candle that represents my city - Hong Kong - to the stage. I am really proud of those soldiers who fought in the First World War ...

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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

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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