Junior School News


Open Letter to Andy Wightman MSP

We have been asked to publish this letter within the public domain as the School sees fit.  ___________________________________ OPEN LETTER TO ANDY WIGHTMAN MSP Dear Mr...Read More

Posted on 24 November 2017

Statement in Response to Andy Wightman MSP

Statement in response to Andy Wightman MSP’s “Open Letter to Parents of Pupils at George Watson’s College” We have read what has been said by Mr...Read More

Posted on 21 November 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Statement following Allegations made in the Scottish Parliament today

Today Scottish Green Party MSP Andy Wightman MSP chose to take the opportunity of a general debate about the Government’s new policy to counter bullying in Scotland’s...Read More

Posted on 15 November 2017

Lest We Forget

WE WILL REMEMBER THEM. At 11am Junior and Senior School pupils, former pupils, and former and current members of staff will gather at the War Memorial in remembrance of those...Read More

Posted on 10 November 2017

Team Effort Brings Victory in Relay Championships

Watson's athletes scored an impressive victory at the Scottish Schools' Athletic Association Primary Road Relay Championships on Saturday. The P6 boys' team of Finlay Blackstock,...Read More

Posted on 30 October 2017

Happy 20th Birthday to the George Watson's Family Foundation

Today we celebrate 20 years of the George Watson’s Family Foundation, and would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who has supported the Foundation...Read More

Posted on 02 October 2017

Challenge in Japanese takes Pupils to London

More than 40 pupils enrolled to take part in the Junior Language Challenge. The aim is to introduce children to new languages in a fun way. This year pupils had to learn French...Read More

Posted on 12 September 2017

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

Upper Primary Stairwells Makeover

Throughout May one of Scotland’s leading mural artists former pupil Chris Rutterford (Class of 1991) worked with our Primary 4 – Primary 7 pupils to transform...Read More

Posted on 23 June 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

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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