Extra-Curricular News


Boys are British Champions

Our teams had a fabulous outing at the British Dry Slope Championship Final in Wales at the weekend. The boys' team – Alasdair Sandland (S6), Will Dalziel (S5),...Read More

Posted on 20 November 2017

Watson's Debating Continues Unabated

Watson's continues to cement its place as one of the strongest debating schools in Scotland. On Saturday 11 November Adam Mallis and Ben Stanley (both S5) retained the...Read More

Posted on 13 November 2017

Reflections on a Cricketing Weekend

Over this weekend (11/12 November 2017) Lydia Greenway, MCC coach, carried out a two day coaching clinic for George Watsons College Girls’ Cricket Club in the Centre for...Read More

Posted on 13 November 2017

Going Global – Close to Home

Seven of our pupils attended James Gillespie's High School Model United Nations (MUN) conference on Friday and came home with four prizes including Best Junior Delegate. Euan...Read More

Posted on 10 October 2017

Success at the Scottish Schools' Dry Ski Championships

Last weekend saw the Scottish Schools' Dry Ski Slope Championship at Hillend, and Watson's skiers rose above wet and windy conditions to win an impressive array of medals...Read More

Posted on 03 October 2017

Back Into the Swing of Debating

This session's debating competitions have opened with a bang, and on Saturday 30 September 2017, George Watson’s College sent eight of its debaters to the Northern Juniors...Read More

Posted on 03 October 2017

Scottish Champions for the Third Consecutive Year

Our Girls’ 1st XI cricket team have won their third consecutive Beyond Boundaries Women’s T20 Scottish Cup. An amazing achievement given that this is not an...Read More

Posted on 19 September 2017

Two Awards for GWC

Our pupils are just back from a successful weekend at the inaugural Cambridge University School's MUN Conference. All participated to an extremely high level and two awards...Read More

Posted on 18 September 2017

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

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

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