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

31 Jan 2019

St George’s has a group of girls attending the UKMT Senior Mathematics Challenge final in London next Tuesday. Yutong, U6 Alice, U5 Hayley, L6 Anushka, U6 Alice, U5 was one of 100 students across the UK to be invited to take the UKMT British Olympiad...

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31 Jan 2019

After a very challenging week, the girls at St George's have now completed as many Cryptography, Cyber Security, Logic and Coding and Networking challenges as they could as part of the Cyberfirst Girls Competition run by the National Cyber Security C...

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31 Jan 2019

Congratulations to Alexia (Primary 6) who came first, winning the Challenge Cup in the Age 9-11 'Fencing Fun Challenge Cup’ run by our very own fencing coach Keith Cook. This is an outstanding result as Alexia is only 9 years and she competed against...

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31 Jan 2019

We were given a task to go outside and invent a game in groups. We had 8 items that we could include in our games: a hoop, a bean bag, a football, a tennis ball, a soft turtle bean bag, a skipping rope, a place marker and a quoit. We were also given ...

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31 Jan 2019

All the girls sat down in the Drama studio and the four welcoming girls Alexia, Mia, Imogen and Sofia went to greet the boys. All the boys sat down around the edge of the room and we started the dancing. The girls partnered up with the boys and we st...

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Alex Hems' Blog
01 Feb 2019
Alex Hems: Head's Blog Feb 1 2019

How can we encourage creativity and risk-taking?  We know that the capacity to think creatively is one of the qualities most valued by employers, and we all know, in our own working lives, how central it is to our ability to solve the day to day prob...

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