Archive News, November 2016

Archive News for November 2016


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Under 11A v George Watson’s College P6B Team

It is difficult to always try to match up two fairly equal teams when we play the big Edinburgh schools but given we had a close encounter with them early in the season, just coming out on top 4-3, we

National Youth Orchestra of Scotland

  We are delighted to hear the wonderful news that after a very competitive audition process, Esme has been selected for the NYOS Junior Orchestra in 2017.  A wonderful achievement indeed!   Esme has won a place in the @NYOScotland in

Pipes and Drums workshop at Strathallan

  A group of our poppers and drummers went to Strathallan for a “Fun day with Pipes and Drums” on Tuesday.  Along with other children from Ardvreck and Riley House, Strathallan’s own junior school, the children spent the day working

P3 learn about the Romans!

  P3 enjoyed a trip to the Museum of Scotland today, to learn about Romans in Scotland. They explored artifacts found at Romans sites around the Scottish countryside and tried to guess what some of the items were used for.

Music Scholarship Success!

  Well done to Edward to has won a music scholarship to Sedbergh School in September, following on from his auditions last week. A terrific achievement indeed!   Well done to Edward on winning a #music #scholarship to @SedberghSchool @SedberghMusic

Green Pencil Prize Ceremony

  On Thursday evening, James, Bethany, Catherine and Finlay went to the Central Library in Edinburgh for the award ceremony for this year’s Green Pencil creative writing competition for children in P7 and under, run by The City of Edinburgh

FOC Christmas Fair

  Another marvellous Christmas Fair today organised by the Friends of Cargilfield. Lots of wonderful stalls offering fantastic gifts to buy as well as raising money for charity. The Chapel was very busy all day and it was lovely to

Publiciser 25.11.16

  The latest edition of the Publiciser has been published.  Please click on the link below.   the-cargilfield-publiciser-weeks-12-13

P2 visit to Dynamic Earth

  Last week P2 spent an action-packed day at Dynamic Earth finding out more about dinosaurs and about our wonderful planet Earth. In one of our interactive storytelling sessions we joined three dinosaurs on a thrilling adventure to find their

Fly Tying Club

  Under the expert tutelage of Bruce Walker, children at Cargilfield have been learning to tie flies for many years, and to see so many enthusiastic children head off to see him on Thursday evenings shows that this old pastime