House News

Housemother Blog: Rogerson

29 March, 2019

HouseMiddle yearsRogerson

A Penny For Their Thoughts It happened at the same point last year. The shift felt subtle at the time but the energy within Rogerson changed quite considerably. The body [...]

Housemother Blog: Chalmers East

1 February, 2019

Chalmers EastHouse

This week was exam week in Shell. Exams can be a daunting prospect for the boys, but giving them the chance to experience real exam routines and settings, before their [...]


9 January, 2019

Chalmers EastHouseMiddle yearsRogersonSixth Form

Much is made by boarding schools in their promotional material and press releases about the many advantages of a boarding education: close friendships, excellent recreational facilities, opportunities to build life-long [...]

Housemother Blog: Rogerson

30 November, 2018

HouseMiddle yearsRogerson

A ‘Soothe’ of Housemothers What is the collective noun for a group of Housemothers? I spent the first few weeks of this academic year posing that very question to boys, [...]

International Week

28 November, 2018

HouseSchool Event

International Week is a great way of celebrating the multiculturalism in our School. This year, we have had the opportunity to get to know countries which are known for their [...]

Merchiston Makes MONOPOLY

8 November, 2018

Chalmers EastChalmers WestHouseJuniorsMiddle yearsRogersonSchool EventSchool TripSixth Form

We are delighted to announce that Merchiston will be one of the three educational squares represented on the new Edinburgh MONOPOLY board. MONOPOLY, Edinburgh Edition, has been popular for 20 [...]

Meet our Housemothers

2 November, 2018

Chalmers EastChalmers WestHouseJuniorsMiddle yearsRogersonSixth Form

From the beginning of this academic year, we have introduced a Housemother into each Boarding House. The primary role of a Housemother is to ensure that all boys are comfortable [...]

Recent Chalmers West news

20 November, 2017

Chalmers WestHouse

The half term break seems a distant memory with such a busy start to the second half of term! The Chalmers West boys have enjoyed a ceilidh at St George’s [...]

The first half term in Chalmers West

27 October, 2017

Chalmers WestHouse

The first half of the Autumn Term 2017 has proved to be exciting, fulfilling and wholly positive for the boys of Chalmers West. Even though we are only six weeks [...]

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