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

26 Jun 2017

On Sunday 18 June the Boarding House had a trip to the Falkirk Wheel and Segway riding. It was a lot of fun! Our instructor, Aidan showed each of us one by one how to ride a Segway safely and how to move about on it. It was quite funny watching every...

Segway 584w
22 Jun 2017

When I first arrived I didn’t know what to expect but I was welcomed very kindly and shown around. I soon discovered that boarding is really fun and all the girls and staff are very nice. I went on a trip to the zoo which I enjoyed a lot but my favou...

Houldsworth 584w3
22 Jun 2017

On Sunday, a few of us went on the Sunday Surprise Trip with Miss Ngangom.  We got the train to North Berwick and then grabbed a taxi to Dirleton Castle, which is a mediaeval fortress in the town of Dirleton, near North Berwick. We were then given a ...

Super Surprise Sunday 2
08 Jun 2017

At around 1.45pm on Sunday 4 June, six of us went to Edinburgh Zoo. The first animals we saw when we entered the zoo were the monkeys. There were big ones, small ones, fat ones, some that were napping and some that did not stop swinging in their cage...

Edinburgh Zoo 4
25 May 2017

It was good weather on Sunday 21 May and we went out for a walk. It was so quiet, except for the occasional dog and its walker. We saw an old tower, Corstorphine Tower, but it was not too high. We then made our way back down Corstorphine Hill. We wen...

Corstorphine Tower and Walled Gardens 6
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