News Archive - 2011/12

Pipes & Drums Defend their World Championship Wins

A very successful week in Watson's history culminated in the Juvenile band and drum corps successfully defending their World Pipe Band Championship titles at a sunny Glasgow Green...Read More

Posted on 13 August 2012 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Eight in a Row for our Juvenile band

This weekend our Juvenile band kept their amazing unbeaten record going when they won their eighth Major Championship in succession. The band and drummers won the European...Read More

Posted on 31 July 2012 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Galleon Open Weekend - 11 & 12 August

An Open Weekend will be held on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 August from 10am-4pm each day. During this time you will get the opportunity to view the sports facilities and join The...Read More

Posted on 31 July 2012 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Two Medals for Grace

Earlier this month Grace Reid (S5) took part in the European Junior Diving Championships in Graz, Austria, returning with a gold and silver medal. The gold was won with her synchro...Read More

Posted on 24 July 2012 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Drama Trip to Greece

During their Drama Trip to Greece earlier this month pupils from S4 - S6 had a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to perform at the ancient theatre of Epidaurus. Pupils participated in...Read More

Posted on 19 July 2012 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Kenya Trip 2012

We will update this news story when possible. There has been a delay in receiving information due to difficulties accessing the internet where the pupils are. 18th July Our last...Read More

Posted on 06 July 2012 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Pipe Band are British Champions

The Juvenile band and drum corps continued their good form at the British Championships in Annan yesterday claiming championship wins. Although the Novice band had to settle for...Read More

Posted on 01 July 2012 By Mr Iain Simpson

Junior and Senior Ski Teams win Gold

At the Scottish Schools’ Ski Association Dual Slalom held at Midlothian Snowsport Centre on Friday 22 June our Junior and Senior teams both won gold. The Junior Team...Read More

Posted on 27 June 2012 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Rent

Our Senior School Production of Rent (School Edition) sold out all performances and was incredibly well received by the audiences. Here Edinburgh theatre critic, Thom Dibden, gives...Read More

Posted on 25 June 2012 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Two Golds and Two Silvers at the Scottish Schools' Swimming Relay Championships

Yesterday at the Scottish Schools' Swimming Relay Championships at the Royal Commonwealth Pool, Edinburgh, we won two gold and two silver medals. The results were: GOLD - S2 Girls...Read More

Posted on 14 June 2012 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

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