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

Boarders
06 Sep 2018

Last Sunday we took a bus tour through Edinburgh. During the tour we saw the Queen’s gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse and the National Gallery. We saw the circus in the park which was part of the Festival Fringe; the Ferris Wheel colours were very sp...

Bus Tour 584w
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06 Sep 2018

The chocolate fondue was great, so delicious!  There was loads of fruit and marshmallows to dip in but our favourite was banana. Next time we’d love to try pineapple and strawberries with it. There was tiffin as well and we enjoyed trying that. We ar...

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06 Sep 2018

Houldsworth House was a little confusing at first but it is so pretty! There are so many different rooms - our favourite is the Big Comm! We really love the vibe here, it feels familiar and like home,  and we are a big family. Everyone is so friendly...

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06 Sep 2018

Our return to Houldsworth has been smooth but I forgot my kilt and towel! We have all enjoyed meeting the new girls and houseparents, and we are really enjoying being Upper Sixth and being someone that younger students can look up to. The food in sch...

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06 Sep 2018

It was great fun; at the beginning I was a bit scared but the most fun bit was when I had a clear run of the track and could drive how I liked. The others were very fast and I was one of the first to accidently drive into the barrier! The helmet sque...

Xtreme Karting Newsletter 584w
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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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