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

30 Jan 2018

On Sunday 28 January, a few of us from Houldsworth had the chance to spend the afternoon at Locked In Edinburgh, where we were set the task of finding a way out of the room we were locked into by using the clues around the room. Even though we were 6...

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30 Jan 2018

We celebrated Robert Burns' birthday on 19th January. We had invited a guest speaker, Helena Anderson Wright, to propose the Toast to the Immortal Memory of Robert Burns. She analysed his poems, showed us the beauty behind them, and reminded us that ...

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23 Jan 2018

On Tuesday evening, 16 January, there was lots of snow. A group of us from Houldsworth decided to go outside and play in it. We had a snowball fight, made snow angels and sledged down the hill. It was really good fun while it lasted, but sadly the sn...

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23 Jan 2018

My time in Houldsworth has been great! Living in the boarding house has been very helpful as I've had my mock exams. Being in the boarding house has allowed me to get into a routine for studying.Houldsworth has study supplies on offer which has been ...

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15 Dec 2017

On Wednesday, 6 December, we all went out together to watch a wonderful play called 'The Arabian Nights'  at the Lyceum Theatre. I was really excited to see the show because 'The Arabian Nights' reminds me of my childhood. In the play, there were lot...

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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