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

07 Mar 2018

Last Wednesday P5 and P6 had a visit from a guide dog puppy in training. His name was Kelvin. Kelvin is three parts retriever and a quarter Labrador. He brought his trainer, Gillian, with him.  Gillian showed us some of the things she does to train h...

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06 Mar 2018

It was so much fun to go sledging on Friday. It was my first time doing this. It was quite scary at first because the hill was quite steep and a lot of people were blocking the way. The last time, I slid down at a very fast speed and that excited me ...

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06 Mar 2018

On Saturday, 24th February 2018, before we left Houldsworth for the rugby, my friend and I made a banner to support Scotland. The banner said 'Backing Blue' and featured a Scotland flag in the background. We also painted saltires on our faces. We lef...

06 Mar 2018

On Monday 26 February I took delivery of three large book cases and a small stationery shop from Travelling Books. Lower School girls were invited to pop along for a browse and purchase, if they wished.We set ourselves a goal of £500 for the week and...

05 Mar 2018

Results are in from the fourth round of the Youth Development Series Fencing Competition. In the Under 15 category, Caitlin finished second and Sanjana finished third. Lauren and Ella both entered their first-ever competition and came third and fourt...

Ella and Lauren 4th YDS fencing march 2018
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