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Archive News, January 2016

Archive News for January 2016


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Publiciser – 29.1.16

  Please find below the latest edition of the Publiciser.   Publiciser Spr2016 Wk3:4

Calcutta Cup Boarding Weekend

  The next boarding weekend will see a group head off to Murrayfield to watch the Calcutta Cup encounter between Scotland and England on Saturday 6th February.  The last time Scotland played was the agonisingly close quarter final defeat in

Form 4 build Aztec Chinampas

The Form 4s are learning about the Aztecs in their History lessons and have recently been looking at how they grew crops in the middle of a lake.  Chinampas were floating gardens/vegetable patches created using mud, sticks, stones and trees

Form 8 Boarding Weekend

There was much excitement as the Form 8’s dressed up for the Burns Night dinner and reels party on Friday night. It was a really successful evening and it was noticeable how all the extra reeling practice is clearly paying

Charitable Giving update

An update on the charitable giving at Cargilfield for the 2015/16 year.   This year we asked our children to nominate possible charities and we then organised a vote to select the top three. The plan was target funds depending

Scholarship Mock Interviews

On Monday, we were delighted to welcome school governor, Angus MacPhail, who spent the day doing mock scholarship interviews for all our candidates who are facing important assessments over the coming weeks at Rugby, Winchester, Oundle, Fettes, Glenalmond, Merchiston, Strathallan and

Form 8 Burns Night

Form 8 gathered in the library ahead of their Burns' supper. pic.twitter.com/HIel8GFY8q — Cargilfield School (@cargilfield) January 22, 2016 Charlie and Johnnie piping everyone up to the dining hall for the @cargilfield Burns' supper. pic.twitter.com/uZTjsZN3rL — Cargilfield School (@cargilfield) January

P1 Teddy Bear Hospital!

Primary 1 were very excited to be visited by the Teddy Bear Hospital. We learnt about how to stay safe and healthy with medicine you could get at https://www.uk-modafinil.com/ and other sites. We played games that taught us about parts

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P1 and P2 Animal Talk

P1 and P2 are thoroughly enjoying hearing what to do when they see an animal needing rescued. Lots of amazing facts from Lee from the SSPCA. They are learning lots of information such as all owls have lop-sided ears to