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Headmaster’s Headlines

21 February, 2019

Welcome back and I hope you all really managed to recharge your batteries over the half term break. I don’t know how closely you follow cricket, but last week we [...]

Basketball at Merchiston

15 February, 2019


This year’s Basketball Team has a mixture of both experienced and less experienced players. Six new players from V Form to UVI Form, combined with the other five players from [...]

British Telemark Skiing Championships

15 February, 2019


LVI Form pupil, Magnus, competed in the British Telemark Skiing Championships last month and was invited to participate in the Telemark World Cup. Magnus spent two weeks on Pralognan-la-Vanoise, taking [...]

Open Events at Merchiston

14 February, 2019

School Event

We are delighted to inform you of our Open Events this term. Perth Drinks Reception – Thursday 21 February Open Morning – Saturday 23 February Sixth Form Open Evening – [...]

Hockey Round-Up

14 February, 2019


Week 5 It heated up, slightly, in Colinton during Week 5 of term, and we were able to get a full programme of hockey in for the U13, U14 and [...]

LVI Form French Workshop

13 February, 2019

AcademicSchool TripSixth Form

On Tuesday 5 February, we all travelled down to Stewart’s Melville College, to spend the morning with the other boys studying French. This was a unique opportunity for both the [...]

Happy Year of the Pig

13 February, 2019


Chinese New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, is the biggest annual celebration in the world with one-fifth of the world’s population. This was my fifth Chinese New Year [...]

VI Form Classicists in London

12 February, 2019

AcademicSixth Form

Some VI Form Classicists made a flying trip to London on Thursday 7 February. After an early flight and a hearty breakfast in Russell Square Gardens, we spent a couple [...]

Housemother Blog: Rogerson

8 February, 2019

Middle yearsRogerson

Leaping into the unknown, together. It takes undeniable courage to leave the comfort of what you know, hop on a plane and travel to another country to begin an exciting [...]

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