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

05 Oct 2017

On Saturday night, 23 September, Katriona gave us a makeup tutorial in the office of the boarding house. She performed her skills on Rebecca. Katriona made up Rebecca's face half natural and half glamour. She also introduced us to some of her makeup ...

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05 Oct 2017

On Friday night, 22 September, we had lots of fun making mocktails. Although we had some accidents with the blender, it didn't stop us from making some delicious, fruity drinks. It was lots of fun, but in my opinion Joanna's and my mocktail was the b...

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05 Oct 2017

On Sunday 24 September we visited Lauriston Castle. The trip was fun and interesting. Both the castle and the gardens were lovely. We learnt about the history of the building and how the owners lived in it during 1917. Afterwards, we had some tea, wh...

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04 Oct 2017

Last Sunday the Houldsworth trip was to Xtreme Karting, where we all went racing. I won for the 7th time in a row. It was a little sad because this was the last time I would be going with the boarding house. It was still a lot of fun, though. There w...

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04 Oct 2017

One evening last week all of the girls in the boarding house got together and created our own art project. We did this by painting our names and handprints on a blank canvas. It was good fun and we all had a laugh while spending time together. Our co...

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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