December | 2014 | Cargilfield : Scotland's First Prep School

Archive News, December 2014

Archive News for December 2014


What's New?

Spring Term Calendar

The Spring Term 2015 calendar has now been published on the website and on the Cargilfield App which can be downloaded from the relevant App stores for iOS and Android devices.

Silent Art Auction

A big thank you to Mr Rees and Hannah for masterminding a hugely successful and fun Silent Art Auction a couple of weeks ago.

Spring Term General Knowledge

Below is the General Knowledge Test for the Spring Term.  Christmas is a good time to ask Granny and Grandpa questions over the dining room table and find out the answers!  The test will be on February 6th at the start

P1 Paper Chains

P1 have been getting in to the Christmas Spirit by working in groups to create their own paper chains.  It was quite tricky working out who should do each job and what to do as the chain got longer!

New Design Technology Display

There are now two new glass cabinets in the Upper School front entrance displaying the children’s Design Technology work.  Currently on display are the Form 8 designs printed using the school’s 3D printer.  Items include an elephant coat hook, some

Christmas Concert

Congratulations to all the children who took part in a lovely Christmas Concert in chapel this evening.  The audience enjoyed a broad variety of group and solo performances, topped off with the enormous and cheerful Junior Choir.  Well sung and

Headmaster’s Letter 5/12/14

Thursday evening, 4th December 2014 Dear Parents One or two of you have observed to me that this term has flown by and, in many respects I’d agree with you and yet, when I think back to arriving in August,

Siege weapons

Well done to members of 6F who have taken their study of medieval history into the workshop at break and are pictured giving their siege weapon its first trial. Now taking bookings for castle assaults all over Scotland…

U11 Hockey v Dollar

We took two teams up to Dollar for our last match of the season. We had to have a quick start when we arrived so the girls had not finished their warming up. This resulted in the first five minutes

U11 v George Watson’s

Cargilfield U11 A v George Watson’s U13 B 2 – 3 The Under 11 hockey side travelled to George Watson’s College to take on their Under 13B team in what is the only match of this autumn term. The purpose