Juniors News

Pringle Burns Supper

22 January, 2019


Boys from the Pringle Centre and members of the Folk Group, travelled to St George’s on Monday afternoon for lunch and an afternoon of celebrating the Bard. The afternoon began [...]

Housemother Blog: Pringle

18 January, 2019


What a busy lead up to Christmas we had in Pringle. One of the themes I have been focusing on in the house has been support. How do we support [...]

Merchiston Juniors’ Short Story Competition

7 December, 2018


The Merchiston Juniors’ annual Short Story Competition has been running this term and we were absolutely delighted to receive more than 70 fantastic entries! The theme of this year’s competition [...]

Merchiston Juniors’ Declamations

6 December, 2018


The annual Merchiston Juniors’ Declamation Competition took place on Friday 30 November in the Memorial Hall. The audience was treated to declamations from boys in I, II and III Form. [...]

Into Film Festival

26 November, 2018


The Junior School Cecil Stagg Society is designed to provide academic stretch and challenge for our most able pupils in the Junior School. Named after a previous Headmaster of Merchiston, [...]

Book Group: The Rise of the Wolves

22 November, 2018


On Wednesday 14 November, the Junior Book Group met to discuss its latest read. Here are some of the boys’ thoughts about The Rise of Wolves by Kerr Thomson… I [...]

Merchiston Juniors’ Cecil Stagg Society

22 November, 2018


The Junior Cecil Stagg Society meets regularly in Pringle House. The society is designed to provide academic stretch and challenge for our most able pupils and to really make them [...]

Victorian Schoolroom Trip

20 November, 2018

JuniorsSchool Trip

On Thursday J4 travelled across town to the Victorian Schoolroom tucked behind Leith Walk Primary School. They spent a hugely enjoyable morning dressed as Victorians, learning about the three Rs, [...]

A Play in a Day

16 November, 2018


J4 and J5 had an amazing theatre experience on Thursday 8 November, led by Mark Hayes from Konflux Theatre company. During the first part of the morning, Mark worked with [...]

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