Extra-Curricular News


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

Double Gold for Watson's Skiers

The dual slalom format - which sees teams pitted against each other in a head to head relay race - is ski racing at its most exciting.     Watson’s skiers...Read More

Posted on 20 June 2017 By Mr Stephen Gray

Pupils Get Close-Up Look At Olympic Gold

Last weekend some of our Scouts got the opportunity to meet Tim Baillie, the Aberdeen-born Olympic Gold Medallist in Canoe Slalom at the 2012 London Games. James Macleod (P7),...Read More

Posted on 13 June 2017 By Mr Stephen Gray

Juvenile Drummers Are The Best of British

Our Novice (A) and Juvenile bands travelled to Paisley to compete at the British Pipe Band Championships on Saturday 20 May. The Juvenile drummers at Watson's finished as the Best...Read More

Posted on 26 May 2017 By Mr Terry Rodgers

Pipes & Drums Enjoy Their 15th Japanese Trip

The Pipes & Drums have just returned from another unforgettable trip to southern Japan. Once again there were many highlights including performing in a street parade at the...Read More

Posted on 10 May 2017 By Mr Iain Simpson

Watson's Showjumpers Make Competitive Debuts

During the Easter holidays five pupils from Primary 4 to S5 took part in the Tower Farm Easter Fun Show. This was their first experience of competition and all left the event...Read More

Posted on 08 May 2017

Watson's Success at Lothian Young Enterprise Awards

Watson's six Young Enterprise companies have been recognised at the regional awards ceremony held at Napier University. They set up their companies in autumn last year, developed...Read More

Posted on 25 April 2017 By Mr Stephen Gray

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