School Trip News

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 [...]

Laidlaw North Christmas Meal

5 December, 2018

School TripSixth Form

Disappointed to discover that our regular haunt of Little Italy in Penicuik, which had served us so well for the last couple of years, had closed down, it was with [...]

Classical Civilisation Trip to London

4 December, 2018

AcademicMiddle yearsRogersonSchool Trip

The V Form GCSE Classical Civilisation set travelled down to London early on the morning of 28 November. A quick 4-hour train journey and a bite to eat led us [...]

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, [...]

Visiting Merchiston International School

16 November, 2018

MusicSchool Trip

The Close Harmony Group tour departed the sunny skies of Edinburgh on Wednesday 10 October and, 14 hours later, stumbled into Hong Kong to grey skies and drizzle. Spirits were [...]

The Large Hadron Collider, The Higgs Boson, and beyond

13 November, 2018

AcademicSchool Trip

Aidan Robson is a particle physicist from Glasgow University, working on collider experiments at the high energy frontier. As well as his current research with the ATLAS experiment at CERN, [...]

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 [...]

Dracula Theatre Trip

7 November, 2018

DramaSchool Trip

On Halloween night a group of 80 boys from IV to VI Form went to see a stage adaptation of Dracula at the King’s Theatre. This spooky tale was very [...]

VI Form Theatre Trip

11 October, 2018

School TripSixth Form

On Tuesday evening, a group of 20 Sixth Formers, accompanied by teachers, attended the King’s Theatre to watch a performance of Ian Rankin’s new play Rebus: Long Shadows, adapted for stage [...]

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