Archive News, July 2014

Archive News for July 2014


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U17 Perth and Kinross Netball

Many congratulations to old girl, Juliet Porter, on being selected for the U17 Perth and Kinross netball squad, despite being just 14 years old.  She is now at Glenalmond College, having done very well with her netball when she was at

Eton v Harrow at Lord’s

Many congratulations to old boy, Rory MacMillan, who has been opening the bowling for Eton’s 1stXI this summer and was the leading wicket taker in what was a very successful season for the XI. He took 4 wickets in the

U21 Scotland Hockey

Many congratulations to old boy, Hamish Imrie, who has been selected in the U21 Scotland hockey squad. He has just left Fettes and has been in the Scotland age group teams for a number of years now.

Scotland U19 Cricket Selection

Many congratulations to old boy, Tom Sole, who has been selected in the U19 Scotland cricket squad for their forthcoming internationals against Ireland at the end of July.  Tom has enjoyed considerable success this summer as Captain of Cricket at Merchiston.

Commonwealth Games Netball

We wish former Cargilfield pupil, Gemma Sole, the best of luck over the next two weeks as she represents Scotland in the netball competition at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.  She has been in the Scottish Thistles squad for a while

Autumn Term Calendar

The calendar for the Autumn Term 2014 has now been published on the website and also on the Cargilfield App, which can be downloaded for all iOS and Android devices from the relevant App stores.   All parents will receive

Prize Giving

On Friday, the Upper School gathered for its annual prize giving in Chapel.  Before this, we had a very moving End of Year Service with some rousing hymns, some beautiful music played by some of this year’s Form 8 leavers, and

Modern Language Success

Congratulations to Henry King, who managed an A in his Mandarin Common Entrance exam, the first Cargilfield pupil to ever sit this exam.  Ross Pottinger, who still has a year to go, also scored an A grade.  There were similarly strong grades

IAPS Athletics at Fettes

The annual IAPS athletics event was held at Fettes this year in lovely dry and bright conditions.  This year the children were treated to free ice cream c/o the Luca’s van which was certainly a highlight for many! With over