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

24 May 2018

A number of L6 pupils in Physics have borrowed a radiation detector from the Institute of Research in Schools (IRIS) to carry out a project of their own design. IRIS supports schools to get pupils engaged in real-life research, using original data.St...

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24 May 2018

I came to stay at Houldsworth House for just over a week as my mum is away. At first I was nervous, but everyone was so welcoming. It was very easy to get settled in and all the houseparents are nice and helpful. Every weekday in the boarding house t...

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24 May 2018

On Saturday Houldsworth shut and we all went to the opening of the school's new Sports Pavilion. There were a lot of things to do at this event. There was ice cream and hot dogs. There were also lots of games that we could play, not just traditional ...

24 May 2018

The National Galleries of Scotland Tesco Bank Art Competition for Schools 2018 received over 8,000 art submissions and St George's Junior School are so proud that 4 of its pupils: Anika P3X, Mariam P4X, Katherine and Matilda P5Z were shortlisted for ...

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24 May 2018

We took a taxi at 10am to Hopetoun House. When we arrived there was already a crowd gathering on the grass. It was a sunny day. Lots of people were wearing pink – the designated colour – and the atmosphere was cheery and lively. After a brief warm-up...

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Alex Hems' Blog
25 May 2018
Alex Hems: Head's Blog May 25, 2018

On Thursday evening St George's hosted an information event about the new Graduate Apprenticeships which are now available at ten universities and colleges across Scotland. These are unique to Scotland and have been developed with employers to ensure...

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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