Senior School News

Foundation Day 2017 Launched

This morning at Assembly our Principal Melvyn Roffe and Amy Allard Dunbar (Class of 2015) launched Foundation Day 2017. Amy spoke about her time at Watson’s, the...Read More

Posted on 28 March 2017 By Mr Stephen Gray

Inaugural House Marching Competition

Senior pupils took part in the final of the inaugural House Marching competition at lunchtime today. The competition saw the pupils pitted against each another in their respective...Read More

Posted on 16 March 2017 By Mr Terry Rodgers

New Chair of Governing Council

Roddy Maclennan, Watsonian (Class of 1976) and a banking and finance partner at leading law firm MacRoberts, has been appointed Chairman of the Governing Council to replace Alan...Read More

Posted on 17 January 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Satellite Simulation win takes Team to European Finals

The GWC CanSat team – Kaveh Pezeshki and Calder Maclean (both S6), Charles Cameron, Morven Pennie and Jack Hargreaves (all S5) – won the European Space Education...Read More

Posted on 14 March 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

500 engage in GWC's 10th MUN Conference

500 delegates from across the globe assembled together for our 10th annual Model United Nations (MUN) Conference, in order to discuss contemporary issues affecting their...Read More

Posted on 13 March 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Double for Isabel

Isabel Stark (S4) has won both the small-bore rifle shooting Scottish Junior Championship and the British U16 Championship. This is the first time that a Watson's pupil has won...Read More

Posted on 09 March 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Sir Roger Young : 1923 – 2017

It is with a great deal of sadness that we announce the death of Sir Roger Young at the age of 93. Sir Roger took up his post as Headmaster of George Watson's Boys' College in 1958...Read More

Posted on 16 February 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

S1 Junk Kouture Design in Final of National Competition

Keri Weir, Eve Hamlin and Elvira Pia (all S1) have found out that their fashion design is through to the grand final of Junk Kouture, a national competition to be judged at...Read More

Posted on 31 January 2017 By Mr Stephen Gray

1000 Girls, 1000 Futures

Five girls from Watson’s have been chosen to take part in a year-long programme called '1000 Girls, 1000 Futures'. Aimed at girls aged 13-19 who are interested in Science,...Read More

Posted on 25 January 2017 By Mr Stephen Gray

New Science Fellowship for FP Scientists

Are you a Former Pupil? Are you studying or about to study, for a post-graduate Science qualification, such as a Masters at a local University? and  Would you like to earn...Read More

Posted on 10 January 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

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