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Archive News, October 2016

Archive News for October 2016


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Form 7 at War Poetry Workshop

  In two groups Form 7 headed off to Edinburgh Castle in the days leading up to Armistice Day for a very special morning visit. The trip afforded each child the opportunity to not only visit the War Museum in

Sports Scholarship to Rugby School

  Many congratulations to Eliza on being awarded a sports scholarship to Rugby School.  This is the 4th year in a row we have won one of these, and she follows in the footsteps of Lunjika, Charlie and also Chidaro who

U11 Girls at IAPS Millfield Hockey

    Good luck to our U11 girls playing in @iapsuksport #hockey qualifiers down @MPS_Sport @HockeyMillfield today! #passandmove #teamwork pic.twitter.com/rvWO53zoYR — Cargilfield School (@cargilfield) October 14, 2016 U11 girls drew 2-2 with Castle Court. Still unbeaten in group games @iapsuk

Dandylions Hockey and Rugby Selections

  After trials at Belhaven yesterday, a number of boys and girls were selected to play in the Dandylions Girls’ Hockey and Boys’ Rugby teams against the WOSPS in a few weeks’ time.  We wish them all every success!  

Publiciser – 14.10.16

  The latest edition of The Publiciser is now available.  Please click on the link below to catch up on what has been happening at school.   http://www.cargilfield.com/parent-zone/the-publiciser/  

Form 6 at Merchiston Science & Tech Morning

  Lovely to see old boy @cargilfield and Head of School @MerchiNews @MerchiSport with his sister this morning #science & #technology morning pic.twitter.com/Tc3PJUrNlQ — Cargilfield School (@cargilfield) October 13, 2016   Form 6 went to Merchiston this morning to experience

1stXV beat St Mary’s, Melrose

  I told the boys at the end of the game, that this is the most improved 1stXV, as a group, that I can remember: the leaders within the side lead, their work ethic is excellent, they work hard for

P3 Girls meet Judy Murray!

  P3 girls from @cargilfield on @BBCSport with @JudyMurray @Miss_Hits on Thursday @stgeorges_sport #girls #tennis https://t.co/gSAtZAJcBG — Cargilfield School (@cargilfield) October 9, 2016   Some P3 girls had an unbelievably exciting morning meeting Andy Murray’s Mum, Judy, at a junior

U11s beat St Mary’s by 3 tries to 1

It was a dreich afternoon in Melrose and this played a huge part in today’s game.  It was very much a stop start game and to be fair the referee tried to play on as much as possible as we

Kayaking at Cargilfield

  Inspired by the exploits of our medal winning Olympians in Rio, after lunch we headed for the rather less exotic delights of the canal at Ratho! The children have proved to be quick learners this year, and despite this