News Archive - 2015/16


World Champions 2016

Our Juvenile band and drum corps finished their season in high spirits as they won the World Championships on Saturday 13 August. With over 230 competing bands performing for...Read More

Posted on 15 August 2016 By Mr Iain Simpson

International Baccalaureate Results 2016

The pass rate for our pupils taking the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme this year was 89%. Of our 18 candidates, 3 achieved 36 points or more, with 12 achieving 27...Read More

Posted on 07 July 2016 By Mr Melvyn Roffe

Love from the Heart of S2 and S4

In the Summer Term, after they returned from exam leave, our four S4 classes spent time learning about inequalities in Edinburgh. As part of this, they researched and compared...Read More

Posted on 30 June 2016 By Mr Stephen Gray

Watson's Drummers Are Champions of Europe

Our Novice (A) and Juvenile bands travelled north to compete at the European Pipe Band Championships at Grant Park in Forres on Saturday 25 June.  The Juvenile drummers...Read More

Posted on 29 June 2016 By Mr Stephen Gray

Charities Day Fun Walk

Charities Day saw Junior and Senior pupils take part in a joint event that raised money for good causes, gave everyone some exercise and brought the campus to life with colour....Read More

Posted on 27 June 2016 By Mr Stephen Gray

Independent Schools Football Final - Match Report

On a sun-kissed afternoon at Ainslie Park, both finalists in the Scottish Independent Schools' Football Association Cup, Watson's and Heriot's, put on a thrilling show for the 400...Read More

Posted on 27 June 2016 By Mr Stephen Gray

Ski Slalom Medals

It  was another successful day of racing for the Watson's ski teams yesterday at the Scottish Schools’ Ski Association Dual Slalom Event yesterday. We had four...Read More

Posted on 23 June 2016 By Mr Stephen Gray

National Recognition for Rowers

Five Watson's athletes have been named in the provisional Scotland team to face the other home nations at the Home International Regatta in Cardiff at the end of July. Ben...Read More

Posted on 23 June 2016 By Mr Stephen Gray

Engineering skills put to the test

A team from Watson's has seen their hard work and technical expertise rewarded at the Greenpower racing competition last Friday. Team Velox have been building their electric...Read More

Posted on 20 June 2016 By Mr Stephen Gray

Rowers pick up medals at Scottish Championships

Last weekend saw Watson's rowers in action at the Scottish Championships in Strathclyde Park, with impressive performances across the age ranges. Saturday saw the senior boys race...Read More

Posted on 20 June 2016 By Mr Stephen Gray

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