News on April 2016

Sixth Form book groups

29 April, 2016

AcademicSixth Form

On Thursday 28 April the Lower Sixth Book Group members met to discuss their latest read A History of Loneliness by John Boyne. For this meeting, we were joined by [...]

Shakespeare snippets

28 April, 2016

AcademicNews(about us)

During break on Friday 22 April, an audience of pupils, ranging from Second through to Upper Sixth Form, was entertained by selections from Shakespeare. This event was to commemorate the [...]

Merchistonian Business Breakfast

28 April, 2016

News(about us)Sixth Form

Next month’s Merchistonian Edinburgh Business Breakfast marks the fourth year anniversary of this successful Club activity, which over the years has been opened up to the wider Merchiston community and [...]

Chalmers East middle dorms barbecue

28 April, 2016

Chalmers East

On the evening of Wednesday 27 April, the Chalmers East middle dorms’ barbecue was held. The boys enjoyed burgers and hot dogs in the house kitchen and internal quad. The [...]

Junior Cecil Stagg Society trip

28 April, 2016

AcademicJuniorsSchool Trip

The boys from Merchiston Juniors’ Cecil Stagg Society enjoyed a fantastic workshop at the Museum of Scotland today, Wednesday 27 April. A volcano began to explode on the Caribbean island [...]

Headmaster’s Headlines

27 April, 2016

First, many many congratulations to Indi, who turned 12 and Ivan and Victor who turned 17 on Tuesday and all three fully deserved the Happy Birthday rendition in Headmaster’s Assembly! [...]

Merchiston Masterchef

26 April, 2016

News(about us)School EventSixth Form

Mrs Lucas, who runs ‘Masterchef’ at Merchiston, has written the following: It was a great privilege to organise this year’s Masterchef competition. The students really excelled and I think the [...]

Charity own clothes day

26 April, 2016

Chalmers EastChalmers WestJuniorsMiddle yearsRogersonSchool EventSixth Form

In Headmaster’s Assembly this morning, Luca (Lower Sixth) spoke to the School about an ‘Own Clothes Day’ this Friday in support of the charity CHAS (Children’s Hospice Association Scotland). These are [...]

Boarders’ ceilidh at St George’s

25 April, 2016

Chalmers EastChalmers WestHouseJuniorsRogersonSixth Form

On the evening of Friday 22 April, the annual Boarders’ Ceilidh with St George’s took place, this year hosted by St George’s. There are very few social events at Merchiston [...]

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