News - June 2017


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

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

West Side Story

Summer Production, 20-23 June 2017 Audiences this year were treated to a fantastic Summer Production of West Side Story.                ...Read More

Posted on 29 June 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

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

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

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

Scottish Inter-Schools' Cup Winners

Watson’s girls have won the Scottish Inter-Schools’ Cup for tennis for the first time in 20 years.  The team – Alexandra Hunter, Millie Wood, Sofia...Read More

Posted on 19 June 2017 By Mr David Brown

Robot Challengers

Pupils from S3 and S4 participated in the Heriot-Watt University Robotics Challenge. In the competition the teams were required to design a robot that could move ping-pong balls...Read More

Posted on 16 June 2017 By Mr David Brown

Drummers On A Roll At UK Championships

Following on from winning the British Championship title, the Juvenile Band drum corps secured the UK Pipe Band Championship title held on Saturday in Belfast, Northern...Read More

Posted on 15 June 2017 By Mr Stephen Gray

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