News Archive - 2016/17

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Festival of Ideas and Caritas Lecture 2017

Now in its third year, the Festival of Ideas is a series of lectures and seminars given by distinguished visiting speakers and staff of George Watson’s College. The...Read More

Posted on 16 August 2017

Top Performances at the British Rowing Championships

Watson's pupils celebrated some top performances at this year's British Rowing Championships. The three day event saw crews from S2 to S6 compete against over 1,500 competitors...Read More

Posted on 18 July 2017 By Mr David Brown

Edinburgh to Continue Playing at Myreside

Edinburgh Rugby will continue to play their home matches at George Watson's College's Myreside pitch for the next three seasons, with a select number of fixtures returning to BT...Read More

Posted on 11 July 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Drama Trip Returns from Greece

After an amazing week touring the ancient theatres of Greece, 21 pupils returned back to Edinburgh this weekend.                  ...Read More

Posted on 10 July 2017 By Mr Terry Rodgers

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

International Baccalaureate Results 2017

The pass rate for our pupils taking the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme this year was 100%. All of our pupils entered for the Diploma this summer achieved it by...Read More

Posted on 06 July 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

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

Green Fingers In Eco Week

During Eco Week our Junior and Senior pupils took part in a week of activities improving the School environment and exploring the city. Our Senior School pupils worked on...Read More

Posted on 03 July 2017 By Mr Terry Rodgers

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

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