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Top Performances at the British Rowing Championships

Watson's pupils celebrated some top performances at this year's British Rowing Championships. The three day event saw crews from S2 to S6 compete against over 1,500 competitors...Read More

Posted on 18 July 2017 By Mr David Brown

Top Places and Performances at the Scottish Rowing Championships

For many athletes this year's season culminated at the Scottish Championships, a three-day event held annually at Strathclyde Park. It also doubles up as National Team Selection...Read More

Posted on 15 June 2017 By Mr Stephen Gray

Drama Trip Returns from Greece

After an amazing week touring the ancient theatres of Greece, 21 pupils returned back to Edinburgh this weekend.                  ...Read More

Posted on 10 July 2017 By Mr Terry Rodgers

As Good As Gold for The Duke Of Edinburgh

Yesterday nine current and former pupils from GWC were presented with their Gold Awards in the presence of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh in the gardens of the Palace of Holyroodhouse....Read More

Posted on 07 July 2017 By Mr Terry Rodgers

International Baccalaureate Results 2017

The pass rate for our pupils taking the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme this year was 100%. All of our pupils entered for the Diploma this summer achieved it by...Read More

Posted on 06 July 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

The Watson's Malawi Partnership is Launched

On 28 June the Watson’s Malawi Partnership was launched. The Watson's Malawi Partnership aims to build on all the previous work that committed and enthusiastic members of the...Read More

Posted on 04 July 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Green Fingers In Eco Week

During Eco Week our Junior and Senior pupils took part in a week of activities improving the School environment and exploring the city. Our Senior School pupils worked on...Read More

Posted on 03 July 2017 By Mr Terry Rodgers

Remembering Sir Roger Young

Last night we celebrated the legacy of former Principal Sir Roger Young. Guests at the event, held in the Music School, heard recollections from former Principals, staff and...Read More

Posted on 30 June 2017 By Mr David Brown

Teenage Authors Launch Book

You probably didn’t know that there’s a radish farm on the Watson’s site, or the headquarters of a strange children’s cult, or that a delivery driver has...Read More

Posted on 27 June 2017 By Mr Terry Rodgers

Eco Flag Raised

We were delighted to welcome our MP Joanna Cherry QC MP to Watson's today to witness the raising of the Green Flag we were awarded by Eco Schools Scotland over the Easter...Read More

Posted on 23 June 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

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