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Archive News, May 2016

Archive News for May 2016


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Publiciser 26.5.16

  Please click below for the latest edition of the Publicser, with the latest news of what has been going on at Cargilfield.   The Cargilfield Publiciser – Summer – 5-6

Sports Day 2016

  Despite a damp and drizzly morning, the rain did stop in time and Sports Day was able to take place on Friday afternoon.  There had been much excitement amongst the children in the weeks leading up to the event,

P2 Play: Samson and Delilah

  The P2s put on the most amazing performance of Samson and Delilah which was enjoyed by participants and spectators alike. The songs, dancing, jokes and lines were delivered with a confidence and assuredness well beyond their years. What teamwork

UKMT Maths Success!

  Well done to  the pupils in Year 8 who won certificates in last term’s UKMT Intermediate Maths Challenge.  Special mentions to Alex and Nikita who participated in the bonus Kangaroo round and Robin who won a medal for his

1stXI beat Loretto

  Back on the bike today! We have played an awful lot of cricket this half of term: in Scotland, you can bank on having some rained off, hence arranging plenty, but it hasn’t happened amazingly and so we have

Choir sing at the General Assembly

One more sleep until the Choir sing at #GA2016, @Howard_Goodall's 'Love Divine' on his birthday! #excited #faith — Cargilfield School (@cargilfield) May 25, 2016   Click 5mins 20secs into this stream for the full version of the Choir singing

Author Visit: Abi Elphinstone

  Once again, it was an absolute pleasure to welcome Abi Elphinstone to Cargilfield to talk about how she became a writer (after many, many rejections!) and also about how she researched for her first two books, ‘Dreamsnatcher and ‘Shadowkeeper’.

Visit to The Teapot Trust

  On Thursday 26th May, Monty Mitchell (4P) and Nadia Shah-Pett (P1W) visited the Teapot Trust, one of Cargilfield’s charities of the year.  We saw how children who were waiting for various medical appointments could make use of the art

U10 Rounders v St Mary’s and Loretto

  This week the Cargilfield U10 team played two matches against St Mary’s Melrose and Loretto. The girls were excited to travel to Melrose for their game this week, but unfortunately the weather did not put on a great show

P3 Pirate Talk

  P3 had a visit from an expert on Scottish maritime history today – Dr Eric Graham. He gave us a lesson on Pirates which was very interesting. He dispelled a lot of myths about pirates! Dr Graham will be