News on April 2019

Know your Enemy: Biology Talk

30 April, 2019


A group of V Form’s budding biology students attended the Let’s Talk About Health and Disease lecture, at Little France Campus – part of The University of Edinburgh’s BioQuarter. The [...]

Headmaster’s Headlines

26 April, 2019

At this week’s Assembly, we looked back on last term and on holiday activities, and thanked the staff who organised and accompanied so many pupils on these activities. More pupil trip [...]

Silver D of E Expedition

25 April, 2019

Outdoor Education

The Silver Duke of Edinburgh Expedition took place from 21 April until 23 April. Mr Thomson, Mr Rowlands and Mr Greenwood accompanied the participating pupil, and split them into two [...]

Cricket Pathways in Merchiston

22 April, 2019

Sixth FormSport

Cricket has been a big part of life at Merchiston Castle for many years and current pupil, Tom, is fast making a name for himself in the sport. Having grown up [...]

Easter Ski Trip

18 April, 2019

School Trip

On 30 April, Ms Williams, Mr George and Miss Mullan took a group of 13 boys to Passo Tonale, Italy, for our annual ski trip, and what fun was had! [...]

Senior Rugby Dinner

5 April, 2019

RugbySixth FormSport

Our successful season was concluded with a warm evening of celebrating our boys’ achievements.  Sometimes in life it is important to stop and reflect on the good times. Mr Deans welcomed [...]

Rosslyn Park 7s

3 April, 2019

RugbySixth FormSport

Our Senior 7’s Team finishes joint third out of an impressive 180 schools We travelled South with a strong squad to play in the Vase Tournament.  On day one, we finished [...]

UKMT Junior Team Maths Challenge

2 April, 2019


On Friday 9 March, four boys (two III Form and two IV Form) were selected to represent the School at a Regional Heat of the UKMT Junior Maths Team Challenge, [...]

Representing Scotland at All Levels

1 April, 2019


Thirteen may be unlucky for some, but recently this number showed just how far the rugby programme within the school has come in the last few years. That is because [...]

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