Archive News, January 2010

Archive News for January 2010


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Cargilfield Christmas Concert

Nursery and Pre-Prep Christmas Concerts: What a fantastic success these were – not just quality but also massive enthusiasm, teamwork and a great deal of fun. Well done to everybody.

Poetry Success

Well done to Eilidh Smith, Marcel Lasnet, Sophie Cooper, William Howie and Scarlett Hamilton for winning Green Pencil Awards in the National Poetry Competition.

Fencing Success

At the recent Youth Fencing Championships in Edinburgh Cargilfield had tremendous success: Justine Lambert won gold; Zengani Nyirenda won silver and Lunjika Nyirenda, Zoe Lambert and Olivia Grant won bronze.

MSP Talks To Reynolds Society

Last week, we welcomed Gavin Brown, Conservative MSP for Edinburgh South, who spoke to pupils for forms 8, 7 and 6 in a questions and answers session.

Hockey Triumph!

Cargilfield hockey: What a start to a term, played 18 won 18 and this includes over 100 children representing Cargilfield in the various hockey teams so far.

National Orchestra Success!

Congratulations to Daniel Dalland who has been offered a place in the National Children’s Orchestra of Great Britain as a viola player. The whole school are all very proud of him and wish him luck (not that he needs any) for the future.

Cargilfield School Development

Last piece of the jigsaw: Cargilfield embarked on a very ambitious development program in 2004 and during the last 6 years we have opened a half-size astro, 2 new science departments, 3 IT suites, 2 superb teaching departments housing form