Glenalmond school term calendar

Lent Term 2016

Friday 06 May 2016
09:00 Edexcel PE moderation for both GCSE and GCE
09:00 Effort grades for Fifth and Sixth Form with a comment
09:30 Craigclowan French Weekend, until 7 May (Cairnies)
10:00 Glenalmond Pupils' Life Drawing Exhibition, Ruthven Gallery, Auchterarder, until 14 May
14:00 Chapel: Confirmation Photocall (all Confirmation Candidates) (Front Quad)
14:30 Confirmation Service & Holy Eucharist: The Most Rev’d the Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church
15:45 Chapel: Confirmation Reception (Dining Hall)
16:00 Private View of Glenalmond Pupils' Life Drawing Exhibition, Ruthven Gallery, Auchterarder
16:30 Leave Out Begins
Saturday 07 May 2016
All Day MacRobert Lacrosse Tournament, Edinburgh
10:00 Exhibition of Glenalmond Pupils' Life Drawing at Ruthven Gallery, Auchterarder (runs until 14 May)
Sunday 08 May 2016
All Day WEEK 4 (White)
21:30 Leave Out Ends
Monday 09 May 2016
All Day Dress Easy Day
09:00 A2 Art Examination, until 11 May
10:30 The Architectural Heritage Society of Scotland (Conference Room)
15:45 Clubs and Societies
16:00 Council Meeting (Library)
Tuesday 10 May 2016
All Day Chinese AS Speaking Examinations
13:30 Education & Welfare Committee Meeting (Warden's Study)
14:00 Golf: Pupils v Dollar Academy (Crieff GC)
14:30 Cricket: U15A & B, U14A XI v George Watson's (Glenalmond)
14:30 Cricket: 1st & 2nd XI v George Watson's (Away)
14:30 Athletics: Individual Open Meeting (Pitreavie)
16:30 Girls' Tennis: U15A & C, U14A & C VI v Kilgraston (Glenalmond)
Wednesday 11 May 2016
All Day Spanish AS and A2 Speaking Examinations
18:40 House Quiz Challenge (Recital Hall)
20:45 Compline
Thursday 12 May 2016
All Day ABRSM Practical Examinations (Special Visit) (Recital Hall)
All Day Golf: Scottish Wayfarers' Schools (Bruntsfield Links)
09:00 GCSE Drama Acting Examination (Theatre)
14:00 Shooting: Full Bore Training (Glen Tilt)
14:30 Boys' Tennis: 1st & 2nd VI v Strathallan (Glenalmond)
Friday 13 May 2016
All Day EAL: FCE Examination (Basil Paterson College, Edinburgh) EH2 4NA
All Day Effort Grades for Second, Third and Fourth Form
10:00 Publication to the Parent Portal of Effort grades for Fifth and Sixth Form with a comment
18:00 Oxbridge OG Dinner, Emmanuel College, Cambridge
Saturday 14 May 2016
All Day EAL: FCE Examination (Basil Paterson College, Edinburgh) EH2 4NA
All Day Chapel: Ordinand-in-Residence (Mr Jonathan Livingstone) until Sunday 22nd May
08:00 Ard Challenge 2016 (Perthshire)
10:00 Cricket: 1st & Junior B & C XI v Dollar (Glenalmond)
10:00 Cricket: 2nd & Junior A XI v Dollar (Away)
14:00 Golf: OGs v Pupils (Crieff Golf Club)
14:00 Girls' Tennis: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th VI v Strathallan (Away)
14:00 Girls' Tennis: U15A, B & C VI v Strathallan (Glenalmond)
14:00 Girls' Tennis: U14A, B & C VI v Strathallan (Glenalmond)
19:45 Sixth Form Social Evening (Moncrieff Centre)
19:45 Barbecue and Junior Disco (Gannochy)
Sunday 15 May 2016
All Day WEEK 5 (Blue)
All Day U14 Inter-District Hockey Tournament, Glasgow Green
10:45 Chapel: Holy Eucharist (Pentecost) Preacher: The Rev’d Howard David, Pastor, Grace Community Church, Inverness, Day Pupils to attend
12:00 Golf: OGs v Staff (Cairnies)
12:00 Cricket: Glenalmond U13 & U11 Cricket Sixes (Glenalmond)
12:15 Alexander Chapman Campbell (OG) Concert (Recital Hall)
Monday 16 May 2016
All Day GCSE & GCE (AS & A2) Examinations begin (see website for details)
15:45 Clubs and Societies
Tuesday 17 May 2016
13:30 Food Committee Meeting
14:30 Cricket: U14A XI v Arbroath High School (Away)
14:30 Athletics: Six School U16 Meeting (Pitreavie)
16:00 Girls' Tennis: Senior & Junior VI v Morrison's Academy (Away)
16:30 Boys' Tennis: 1st & U15 VI v Morrison's (Glenalmond)
18:00 Heads of Department Meeting (Conference Room)
Wednesday 18 May 2016
19:00 Major Benefactors’ Dinner (Chevening House, Kent)
20:45 Compline
Thursday 19 May 2016
08:45 Scottish Islands Peeks Race, (West Coast) until 22 May
13:30 Lunchtime Concert (Recital Hall)
14:00 Golf: Glenalmond v Merchiston Castle (Crieff GC)
14:00 Shooting: Full Bore Training (Glen Tilt)
Friday 20 May 2016
09:00 Publication to the Parent Portal of Effort Grades for Second, Third and Fourth Form
Saturday 21 May 2016
11:30 Cricket: 1st XI v Strathallan (Away)
12:00 Lothian Pot-Luck Barbecue and Games for Parents and Girls
14:00 Cricket: 2nd, U15A & B XI v Strathallan (Glenalmond)
14:00 Cricket: U14A & B XI v Strathallan (Glenalmond)
19:45 Sixth Form Social Evening (Moncrieff Centre)
Sunday 22 May 2016
All Day WEEK 6 (White)
13:00 CCF Pipes & Drums Retreat Rehearsal (Redford Barracks, Edinburgh) EH13 0PP
13:30 Photography Society Outing
13:30 South Africa Tour Summer Fayre
14:00 Duncan Garrett Tennis Tournament (Glenalmond)
18:00 Chapel: Evening Prayer (Trinity Sunday) Preacher: The Chaplain
Monday 23 May 2016
15:45 Clubs and Societies
Tuesday 24 May 2016
All Day Golf: Central Scotland Junior Stableford Competition (Muckhart GC)
13:00 Scottish Boarding Schools' Bake Off Heat (Reid's Dining Hall)
14:30 Cricket: U15A/B & U14A/B XI v Robert Gordon's (Away)
14:30 Girls' Tennis: U15A, B & C VI v Fettes (Away)
15:00 Girls' Tennis: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th VI v Fettes (Glenalmond)
16:00 Girls' Tennis: U14A, B & C VI v Fettes (Away)
Wednesday 25 May 2016
12:30 Fourth Form Music Scholars Concert for the Perth Festival (St John's Kirk, Perth)
20:30 Chapel: Holy Eucharist for the Feast of Corpus Christi
Thursday 26 May 2016
13:30 Lunchtime Concert (Recital Hall)
14:30 Athletics: Junior Inter-House Competition (Glenalmond)
17:00 Cricket: U14A v Perth & Kinross U14XI (Glenalmond)
18:00 CCF Pipes & Drums Retreat (Palace of Holyrood House, Edinburgh) EH8 8DX
Friday 27 May 2016
16:00 Half Term Begins
18:30 SCR Leavers Dinner
Friday 03 June 2016
All Day U14 Kilgraston Tennis Tournament (Away)
Saturday 04 June 2016
All Day U16 & U18 Kilgraston Tennis Tournament (Away)
Sunday 05 June 2016
All Day WEEK 7 (Blue)
21:30 Half Term Ends
Monday 06 June 2016
All Day Common Entrance Examinations
08:45 Fourth Form Examinations until 13 June (Theatre)
15:45 Clubs and Societies
Tuesday 07 June 2016
All Day Scottish HMC Meeting George Watson’s College, Edinburgh
14:30 Cricket: U14A & B XI v Strathallan (Away)
Wednesday 08 June 2016
All Day EAL: PET Examination (Basil Paterson College, Edinburgh) EH2 4NA
All Day Second Form Examinations until 10 June (Theatre)
09:00 Cricket: Tayside & Fife U15 Twenty/20 Cup (Dooc't Park, Perth)
20:45 Compline
Thursday 09 June 2016
08:40 HPV Vaccination
13:30 Lunchtime Concert (Recital Hall)
Friday 10 June 2016
10:00 Scottish Schools' Track & Field Championships (Grangemouth)
19:00 Piping: Queen's Birthday Parade, Crieff
Saturday 11 June 2016
09:30 OPRO Mouth Guard
10:00 Scottish Schools' Track & Field Championships (Grangemouth)
13:00 Inter-House Cricket Sixes (Glenalmond)
13:30 Cricket: Glenalmond XI v Kinross CC (Glenlamond)
15:00 Girls' Tennis: U15A & B VI v Loretto (Glenalmond)
15:00 Girls' Tennis: U14A & B VI v Loretto (Glenalmond)
18:00 Cairnies: Barbecue and Fourth Form Social
19:00 1847 Society Dinner (Dining Hall)
19:45 Sixth Form Social Evening (Moncrieff Centre)
Sunday 12 June 2016
All Day WEEK 8 (White)
10:45 Chapel: Morning Prayer (Trinity III) Preacher: The Rev’d Hamish Sneddon OG, Associate Pastor, St Andrews Free Church of Scotland
12:00 CCF Pipes & Drums Competition, Mary Erskine and Stewart's Melville Schools, EH4 3NT
19:30 Matheson's House Dinner
Monday 13 June 2016
09:00 Second Form Summer Camp, until 14 June
15:45 Clubs and Societies
Tuesday 14 June 2016
08:45 Third Form Examinations until 17 June (Theatre)
09:00 Cricket: Scottish Schools' U15 Twenty/20 Cup Finals (Dooc't Park, Perth)
14:00 Golf: Glenalmond v Merchiston Castle (Longniddry GC)
16:15 Girls' Tennis: U15A & B VI v Mary Erskine (Away)
18:00 Heads of Department Meeting (Conference Room)
Wednesday 15 June 2016
14:00 Lower Sixth Leadership Exercise Lectures
14:00 Cricket: Glenalmond/Strathallan XI v St Lawrence College, Australia (Glenlamond)
20:45 Compline
Thursday 16 June 2016
08:40 Dragonfly Professional Development Conference, until 17 June (Recital Hall)
09:00 Lower Sixth Leadership Exercise (Scotland)
13:30 Lunchtime Concert (Recital Hall)
14:00 Cricket: U16 & U14 XI v Tayside & Fife (Glenalmond)
14:00 Shooting: Full Bore Training (Glen Tilt)
Friday 17 June 2016
09:00 Fourth Form GCSE Working and Target Grades
18:30 Sacristan Dinner
Saturday 18 June 2016
10:00 ABRSM Theory Examination
12:00 Cricket: 1st XI v Loretto (Away)
14:00 Cricket: U14A & B XI v Loretto (Away)
14:30 Cricket: 2nd, U15A & B XI v Loretto (Glenalmond)
19:30 Lower Sixth Leadership Dinner (Dining Room)
19:45 Sixth Form Social Evening (Moncrieff Centre)
Sunday 19 June 2016
All Day WEEK 9 (Blue)
13:00 Cricket: 1st XI v High School of Glasgow (Glenalmond)
18:00 Chapel: Evening Prayer (Trinity IV) Preacher: The Warden
Monday 20 June 2016
08:40 Biology & Geography Lower Sixth Field Trip (Lake District), until 22 June
08:45 Inspiring Innovation Day - Cargilfield School (Glenalmond)
09:00 Third Form Summer Camp (Scotland)
15:45 Clubs and Societies
Tuesday 21 June 2016
08:45 Inspiring Innovation Day - Craigclowan School (1) (Glenalmond)
14:00 Cricket: 1st XI v Stewart's Melville (Away)
Wednesday 22 June 2016
20:45 Compline
Thursday 23 June 2016
08:45 Inspiring Innovation Day - Craigclowan School (2) (Glenalmond)
10:00 Publication of Fourth Form GCSE Working and Target Grades to the Parent Portal
13:30 Lunchtime Concert (Recital Hall)
14:30 Cricket: U15A & B XI v Strathallan (Glenalmond)
Friday 24 June 2016
07:00 100 Mile Walk, until 29 June (Kinloch Hourn via Spean Bridge to Glenalmond)
08:00 Lower Sixth English Stratford Trip, until 26 June
08:45 Inspiring Innovation Day - Ardvreck School (Glenalmond)
09:00 Second and Third Form Percentage and Class Average
Saturday 25 June 2016
All Day Fourth Form Camp, Wathgill Training Camp, until 1 July DL11 6AH
09:00 Duke of Edinburgh: Silver Canoe Expedition Training (Glenalmond)
09:00 Duke of Edinburgh: Silver Walk Expedition Training (Glenalmond) until 26 June
11:30 Cricket: 1st XI v Fettes (Away)
14:30 Cricket: 2nd & U15/U14A XI v Fettes (Glenalmond)
19:45 Sixth Form Social Evening (Moncrieff Centre)
Sunday 26 June 2016
All Day WEEK 10 (White)
10:45 Chapel: Holy Eucharist (Trinity V) Preacher: The Chaplain
Monday 27 June 2016
09:00 Duke of Edinburgh: Silver Canoe Practice Expedition (Loch Tay), until 29 June
09:00 Duke of Edinburgh: Silver Walk Practice Expedition (Blair Atholl), until 29 June
15:30 Lower Sixth UCAS Session - Goodacre's & Matheson's (LRC)
15:45 Clubs and Societies
Tuesday 28 June 2016
13:00 Cricket: U15 Cricket Festival ( King's School, Bruton), until 30 June
13:45 Lower Sixth UCAS Session - Home (LRC)
15:30 Lower Sixth UCAS Session - Lothian (LRC)
18:00 Cricket: Glenalmond XI v Meigle CC (Away)
Wednesday 29 June 2016
10:00 Publication of Second and Third Form Percentage and Class Average to the Parent Portal
12:00 Lower Sixth UCAS Session - Patchell's (LRC)
19:30 Second Form Play
20:45 Compline
Thursday 30 June 2016
13:30 Lunchtime Concert (Recital Hall)
13:45 Lower Sixth UCAS Session - Reid's (LRC)
15:30 Lower Sixth UCAS Session - Skrine's & sweep up (LRC)
19:00 Warden’s Evening Reception
Friday 01 July 2016
10:00 Glenalmond College stand at Scottish Game Fair
11:00 Fellows Meeting (Library)
13:00 Fellows Lunch (Conference Room)
15:00 Pipes & Drums Beat Retreat Rehearsal (Front Quad)
Saturday 02 July 2016
All Day Trinity Term Ends
09:30 Commemoration Day Service for Second to Lower Sixth Form (Chapel)
10:30 Commemoration Day Service with Leavers Address by Mr John Wright
11:15 Prize Giving Ceremony: Guest speaker: The Rt Hon the Lord Robertson of Port Ellen KT (Gannochy Hall)
14:15 Opening of Neish's
15:30 Pipes and Drums Beat Retreat (Front Quad)
16:00 Duke of Edinburgh: Gold Canoe Assessment Expedition (Great Glen), until 6 July
19:30 Upper Sixth Leavers' Dance (Crieff Hydro Hotel)
Sunday 03 July 2016
08:00 Duke of Edinburgh: Gold Walk Assessment Expedition (Scotland), until 6 July
Friday 15 July 2016
All Day South African Rugby and Hockey Pre Tour Training,
Monday 18 July 2016
All Day South African Rugby and Hockey Tour, until 4 August
Monday 25 July 2016
All Day Geography & Biology Trip to Montserrat, until 6 August