Archive News, June 2016

Archive News for June 2016


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Summer Reading for Form 8

  Long lazy days in the sunshine over the summer holiday lend themselves to relaxing with a book, and having a break from screen time!  Here a few suggestions which I think Form 8 children will enjoy: lots to dip

Pentland Round

  The annual while school charity walk, the Pentland Round, took place on Wednesday in aid of the school’s three nominated charities for this year” Sick Kids’, The Yard and the Teapot Trust.   Although it did rain, all the

School Reading Final

  After a number of ‘read offs’ within each class in the Upper School, twelve finalists assembled in Chapel on Tuesday afternoon for the annual school reading final, this year adjudicated by Ed Boulter-Comer, the Director of Drama at Fettes

Leavers’ Dinner 2016

  It was lovely to sit down with the Leavers and their parents on Monday evening for this year’s Leavers’ Dinner.  As always, it was a lovely occasion, full or laughter and excited chatter, with lots of reminisces of years

Summer Concert 2016

  What a marvellous summer concert we all enjoyed in what was a packed Chapel on Friday afternoon.  There had been a lot of hard work from the children, the music teachers and Dr Allsop, who masterminded the whole operation

Publiciser 24.6.16

  To catch up on the latest news from Cargilfield, please click on the link below.   Publiciser – Summer – 7-9

Form 8 Camp to the Lake District

  The Form 8s had a terrific week in the Lake District. We enjoyed two very intensive walks up Blencathra and Scafell Pike but both were in beautiful sunshine offering splendid views over the surrounding hills. Three of the days

Form 5 to Glasgow Science Centre

  On Thursday, the Form 5s travelled to Glasgow to spend the day at the Glasgow Science Centre. After disembarking from the buses, our first port of call was the first floor where the children were free to explore the

P3 Author Visit

    We had a talk today by Margaret Ryan, Angus and Ewan Mitchell’s Grandmother. She is the author of over 100 children’s books. She spoke to us about how she gets her ideas and how she writes her books.

U11B Rounders v Craigclowan

  For the final match of the year, the Under Eleven B team competed against Craigclowan. The match was a close one with both teams scoring 4 1/2 rounders in the first innings. Cargilfield had a very strong fielding game