Glenalmond school term calendar

Trinity Term 2015

Thursday 27 August 2015
19:00 Rugby: 1st XV Pre Season Training until 31 August (Glenalmond)
Friday 28 August 2015
09:00 SMT Meeting (Warden's Study)
14:00 Housestaff Meeting (Warden's Study)
Sunday 30 August 2015
09:00 Girls' Hockey: Pre-Season Hockey, until 1 September(Glenalmond)
14:00 New Staff Induction (Library)
15:00 New International Pupil Induction Programme until Tuesday 1st September
Monday 31 August 2015
08:40 Chapel: Staff Service for the Start of Michaelmas Term
09:00 Staff Meeting for All staff, Teaching and Support (Theatre)
09:20 Staff Meeting for Teaching Staff followed by INSET
Tuesday 01 September 2015
All Day Week 1 (White)
08:45 Departmental Meetings
10:00 House Tutor Meetings
12:00 All new pupils to arrive by mid-day
12:30 New Pupils Lunch in Hall
12:30 New Parents Lunch (Recital Hall)
18:00 Warden's Welcome (Chapel)
19:00 Michaelmas Term Begins
Wednesday 02 September 2015
08:45 Lower Sixth Options Programme (Theatre)
13:30 Doctors' Medicals for all new Girls
14:00 Activities Briefing (Theatre)
14:15 Second and Third Form Introduction to Glenalmond Sport (Theatre)
14:30 Auditions for Senior Play, "Cabaret"
Thursday 03 September 2015
13:30 Music Award Holders Meeting (Recital Hall)
13:30 Doctors' Medicals for all new Boys
14:00 New Staff Induction (Library)
14:00 Golf: Stirling University Golf development group (Stirling University)
16:30 Drama: Senior Play Rehearsal
18:00 Rugby: 1st XV practice match v Perthshire RFC (Glenalmond)
Saturday 05 September 2015
11:00 Girls' Hockey: Pitch Opening Triangular Tournament; 1st XI v George Watson's & Dollar (Glenalmond)
14:00 Rugby: Club Training afternoon (Glenalmond)
19:30 Team Building Activities for Second and Third Form
19:30 Fourth Form Quiz Night
19:30 Cairnies Dinner Party
19:45 Sixth Form Social Evening (Moncrieff Centre)
Sunday 06 September 2015
All Day Week 2 (Blue)
10:45 Chapel: (Trinity XIV) Morning Prayer – Preacher: The Chaplain
14:00 House activities
18:00 School Barbecue
Monday 07 September 2015
15:45 Clubs and Societies
Tuesday 08 September 2015
16:30 Drama: Senior Play Rehearsal
Wednesday 09 September 2015
12:00 Lower Sixth Lecture Series (Conference Room)
20:45 Chapel: Compline
Thursday 10 September 2015
13:30 Lunchtime Concert: Robert Baldwin Horn Recital (Recital Hall)
14:00 Golf: U18 Golf v Merchiston (Kings Acre Golf Course, Lasswade, Midlothian) EH18 1AU
16:30 Rugby: 3rd XV Tournament (Blairgowrie RFC)
19:30 WBS Series (Theatre)
19:45 Film Society: Two Days, One Night - France (Perth Concert Hall)
Saturday 12 September 2015
14:30 Rugby: 1st, 2nd, U16A & U16 B XV v Fettes (Glenalmond)
14:30 Rugby: U15A & B, U14A & B XV v Fettes (Away)
14:30 Girls' Hockey: 1st & 3rd XI v Fettes (Glenalmond)
14:30 Girls' Hockey: U15A & U14A XI v Fettes (Away)
15:30 Girls' Hockey: U15B & U14B XI v Fettes (Away)
15:45 Girls' Hockey: 2nd & 4th XI v Fettes (Glenalmond)
19:30 Third Form Cook Out
19:30 Fourth and Fifth Form Disco (Gannochy)
19:45 Sixth Form Social Evening (Moncrieff Centre)
Sunday 13 September 2015
All Day Week 3 (White)
10:45 Chapel: (Trinity XV) Holy Eucharist & Installation of Elaine Logan as Warden of Glenalmond College – The Most Rev’d the Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church – Day pupils to attend
13:00 Piping: Order of St John Charity Piping (Scone Palace) PH2 6BD
13:00 Outdoor Activity: Mountain Bike Riding (Comrie Croft)
Monday 14 September 2015
10:00 Committee of Council (Warden's Study)
13:30 Rugby Coaching Session (St Mary's School, Melrose)
15:45 Clubs and Societies
Tuesday 15 September 2015
09:00 Kinnoull Primary School Visit
13:30 Education & Welfare Meeting (Warden's Study)
16:30 Girls' Hockey: U15A & B XI v St George's (Away)
16:30 Girls' Hockey: 3rd & 4th XI v St George's (Glenalmond)
16:30 Rugby: U16 & U15 B XV Tournament (Crieff RFC)
17:00 Sixth Form English Lecture: Ian Simpson QC (Matheson's 1963-66). 'Crime, Fact and Fiction' (Conference Room)
Wednesday 16 September 2015
08:30 A-level Business Studies visit to Angus Soft Fruits
12:00 Lower Sixth Lecture Series (Conference Room)
18:40 Senior Debating: Cairnies v Matheson's - 'This house would abolish trial by jury' (Conference Room)
20:45 Chapel: Compline
Thursday 17 September 2015
13:30 Lunchtime Concert (Recital Hall)
16:30 Drama: Senior Play Rehearsal
19:30 WBS Series (Theatre)
Friday 18 September 2015
09:15 UCAS: Deadline for A Level Predicted Grades
12:00 Moray Golf Tour, until 20 September
Saturday 19 September 2015
10:00 Girls' Hockey: 2nd & 4th XI v Mary Erskine School (Away)
11:00 Rugby: 1st, 2nd, U16A & U16 B XV v High School of Dundee (Away)
11:00 Rugby: U15A & B, U14A & B XV v High School of Dundee (Glenalmond)
11:00 Girls' Hockey: 1st & 3rd XI v Mary Erskine School (Away)
11:00 Girls' Hockey: U15A & B, U14A & B XI v Mary Erskine School (Glenalmond)
16:30 CCF: Fourth Form Recruit Training
19:30 Third Form Ceilidh Practice
19:45 Sixth Form Social Evening (Moncrieff Centre)
19:45 Quiz Night for Fifth Form
Sunday 20 September 2015
All Day Week 4 (Blue)
10:45 Chapel: (Trinity XVI) Morning Prayer – Preacher: Mr Iain Gordon, Chief Executive, Bethany Christian Trust
12:00 Photographic Society Outing
Monday 21 September 2015
15:45 Clubs and Societies
Tuesday 22 September 2015
16:30 Drama: Senior Play Rehearsal
Wednesday 23 September 2015
12:00 Lower Sixth Lecture Series (Conference Room)
18:30 Brooks Exchange presentation for Lower Sixth (Theatre)
18:40 Senior Debating: Home v Skrine's - 'This house says yes to the SNP' (Conference Room)
20:45 Chapel: Compline
Thursday 24 September 2015
13:30 Lunchtime Concert (Recital Hall)
14:00 Rugby:First Round of U18 & U16 Brewin Dolphin Cup (TBC)
14:30 The Glen Girls Challenge Triathlon (Glenalmond)
16:00 Girls' Hockey: 1st & 2nd XI v St George's (Glenalmond)
19:30 WBS Series : Richard Jeffers, CEng FIMechE MAPM 'Engineering' (Theatre)
19:45 Film Society: Wild Tales - Argentina (Perth Concert Hall)
Friday 25 September 2015
All Day UCAS: Deadline for subject references
13:30 Careers Fair (Gannochy)
14:00 Effort Reports (Second to Fifth Form)
15:00 UCAS Presentation to Upper Sixth Parents (Theatre)
15:45 Upper Sixth Form Parents' Meeting (Theatre)
16:00 Leave Out Begins
19:00 Cairnies Reunion (1957 - 1992)
Saturday 26 September 2015
10:30 Class of 2005 Leavers Reunion
Sunday 27 September 2015
All Day Week 5 (White)
21:30 Leave Out Ends
Monday 28 September 2015
All Day Dress Easy Day
09:00 Golf: ISGA Scottish Open (Kings Acre Golf Course, Lasswade, Midlothian) EH18 1AU
09:00 Geography Fieldwork with Cargilfield (Knock of Crieff)
15:45 Clubs and Societies
Tuesday 29 September 2015
14:00 Golf: U15 v Merchiston (Cairnies)
14:00 Rugby: Club Training afternoon (Glenalmond)
16:30 Rugby: U14 B XV Tournament (Crieff RFC)
Wednesday 30 September 2015
12:00 Lower Sixth Lecture Series (Conference Room)
18:40 Senior Debating: Patchell's v Lothian - 'This house believes it is wrong to be religious' (Conference Room)
20:45 Chapel: Compline
Thursday 01 October 2015
13:30 Lunchtime Concert (Recital Hall)
13:30 Golf: ISGA match v Dollar (Dollar)
16:30 Drama: Senior Play Rehearsal
19:30 WBS Series (Theatre)
Friday 02 October 2015
10:00 Publication of Second to Fifth Form Effort Reports to the Parent Portal
14:00 Effort Reports (Lower and Upper Sixth Forms)
Saturday 03 October 2015
All Day Glenalmond College Open Day
All Day Girls Hockey: U16 & U18 Inter-District Tournament (Glasgow Green)
10:00 Girls' Hockey: 1st & 3rd XI v George Watson's (Away)
10:00 Girls' Hockey: U15A & B XI v George Watson's (Glenalmond)
11:00 Girls' Hockey: U14A & B XI v George Watson's (Glenalmond)
11:15 Girls' Hockey: 2nd & 4th XI v George Watson's (Away)
14:30 Rugby: 1st, 2nd, U16A XV v Bell Baxter High School (Glenalmond)
14:30 Rugby: U15A & B, U14A & B XV v Bell Baxter High School (Away)
19:30 OG Golf Society Annual Dinner, Elie Golf Club
19:45 Sixth Form Social Evening (Moncrieff Centre)
Sunday 04 October 2015
All Day Week 6 (Blue)
All Day Girls Hockey: U16 & U16 Inter-District Tournament (Glasgow Green)
09:00 Duke of Edinburgh: Silver Walkers and Canoeists Training (Perthshire)
10:00 Golf: OG v Glenalmond (Elie Golf Club)
18:00 Chapel: (Trinity XVIII) Evening Prayer – Preacher: Mr Mike Allnutt, Glenalmond College
Monday 05 October 2015
12:30 Estates Management Committee (Warden's Study)
15:45 Clubs and Societies
16:00 Council Meeting (Conference Room)
Tuesday 06 October 2015
10:00 RAF Liaison Officer visit
13:30 Food Committee Meeting (Sub Warden's Study)
16:30 Rugby: U16 & U15 B XV Tournament (Blairgowrie RFC)
19:00 CCF: Fourth Form shelter building and sleep out
Wednesday 07 October 2015
All Day CCF Field Day
All Day Pipeband at HMC Conference (St Andrews)
20:45 Chapel: Compline
Thursday 08 October 2015
All Day Fifth Form Maths Trip: Lesser Spotted Sciences (Oxford)
09:00 Geography Lower Sixth Fieldwork (River Almond)
10:00 Royal Navy and Marines Liaison Officer visit
13:30 Lunchtime Concert (Recital Hall)
14:00 Saturday Lesson 2
14:45 Saturday Lesson 3
16:30 Drama: Senior Play Rehearsal
19:30 WBS Series (Theatre)
19:45 Film Society: Ida - Poland (Perth Concert Hall)
Saturday 10 October 2015
12:00 Girls' Hockey: 2nd & U15B XI v Gordonstoun (Glenalmond)
12:00 Girls' Hockey: U14A & B XI v Gordonstoun (Away)
13:00 Girls' Hockey: 1st & U15A XI v Gordonstoun (Glenalmond)
14:15 Rugby: Development XV , 2nd, U16A & U16 B XV v Gordonstoun (Glenalmond)
14:15 Rugby: U15A & B, U14A & B XV v Gordonstoun (Away)
19:30 House Singing Competition (Theatre)
19:45 Sixth Form Social Evening (Moncrieff Centre)
Sunday 11 October 2015
All Day Week 7 (White)
All Day Glenalmond Choral Day
10:00 Girls' Hockey: 1st XI Boarding Schools' Tournament (Loretto)
10:15 Chapel: (Trinity XIX) Morning Prayer – Preacher: The Warden
17:30 Chapel: (Trinity XIX) Evening Prayer for Glenalmond Choral Day – Preacher: The Chaplain
Monday 12 October 2015
08:45 Morrisby Profiling for Fifth Form and Lower Sixth
14:00 Rugby Coaching Session (Cargilfield)
15:45 Clubs and Societies
17:30 Brooks Exchange Interviews
Tuesday 13 October 2015
14:00 Rugby: Inter-House Rugby
16:30 Girls' Hockey: 1st & 2nd XI v Kilgraston (Glenalmond)
16:30 Drama: Senior Play Rehearsal
17:00 Health & Safety Meeting (Warden's Study)
Wednesday 14 October 2015
12:00 Lower Sixth Lecture Series (Conference Room)
18:40 Senior Debating: Goodacre's v Reid's - This house would ban satire (Conference Room)
20:45 Chapel: Compline
Thursday 15 October 2015
All Day UCAS: Deadline for Oxbridge, Veterinary, Medicine & Dentistry applications
All Day Deadline for Applications to Oxford, Cambridge
15:45 Parents' Meeting (Second and Third Form)
16:00 Half Term Begins
Friday 16 October 2015
All Day Staff INSET
Sunday 25 October 2015
All Day Week 8 (Blue)
21:30 Half Term Ends
Monday 26 October 2015
15:45 Clubs and Societies
Tuesday 27 October 2015
13:30 Education and Welfare Committee (Warden's Study)
14:00 Golf: Stirling University Golf development group (Stirling University)
14:00 Rugby: Club Training afternoon (Glenlamond)
14:00 Rugby: 3rd XV Tournament (Strathallan)
17:00 Interviews for International Exchanges
18:15 Rugby: 1st and U16A XV v Howe of Fife RFC (Away)
Wednesday 28 October 2015
12:00 Lower Sixth Lecture Series (Conference Room)
15:00 Girls' Hockey: U14 XI v Craigclowan (Glenalmond)
18:40 Senior Debating: Semi-Finals Winner R1 v Winner R4 (Conference Room)
20:45 Chapel: Compline
Thursday 29 October 2015
All Day Glenalmond UCAS Deadline
13:30 Lunchtime Concert (Recital Hall)
16:30 Girls' Hockey: U15A & B, U14A & B XI v Kilgraston (Glenalmond)
16:30 Drama: Senior Play Rehearsal
19:30 WBS Series: Keesje Crawford-Avis, Climate Change (Theatre)
Saturday 31 October 2015
11:00 Rugby: U16A, U15A & B, U14A & B v Earlston High School (Glenalmond)
11:00 Rugby: 1st XV v Melrose RFC (Away)
14:00 Girls' Hockey: 2nd & 4th XI v Strathallan (Glenalmond)
14:00 Girls' Hockey: U14A & B XI v Strathallan (Away)
15:15 Girls' Hockey: 1st & 3rd XI v Strathallan (Glenalmond)
15:30 Girls' Hockey: U15A & B XI v Strathallan (Away)
19:30 Patchell’s Revue (Theatre)
19:45 Sixth Form Social Evening (Moncrieff Centre)
Sunday 01 November 2015
All Day Week 9 (White)
All Day Inter-schools Show-jumping Competition (Howe Centre, Fife)
All Day Internal Solo Piping and Drumming Competition
10:45 Chapel: (All Saints’ Day) Holy Eucharist – Preacher: Dr Eve Poole, Chair or the Board of Governors, Gordonstoun School
11:00 Outdoor activities: Climbing (Edinburgh)
18:00 Choristers at Choral Evensong (St John's Episcopal, Perth)
Monday 02 November 2015
10:00 Committee of Council Meeting (Warden's Study)
15:45 Clubs and Societies
20:30 Chapel: (All Souls’ Day) Candlelit Holy Eucharist – Commemoration of the Faithful Departed
Tuesday 03 November 2015
12:30 Estate’s Management Committee (Warden's Study)
16:30 Drama: Senior Play Rehearsal
17:00 ABRSM Theory Examinations
Wednesday 04 November 2015
12:00 Lower Sixth Lecture Series (Conference Room)
16:15 Morrisby Feedback to Fifth Form and new Lower Sixth
18:40 Senior Debating: Semi-Finals Winner R2 v Winner R3 (Conference Room)
20:45 Chapel: Compline
Thursday 05 November 2015
13:30 Lunchtime Concert (Recital Hall)
16:30 Senior Maths Challenge (Conference Room)
19:30 WBS Series: Professor James Chalmers, Law (Theatre)
19:45 Film Society: Of Horses and Men - Iceland (Perth Concert Hall)
Friday 06 November 2015
All Day German and Spanish Immersion Day (Theatre)
14:00 AS and A-Level Working and Target Grades
Saturday 07 November 2015
07:45 IELTS Examination (Edinburgh) EH2 4NA
09:00 Sixth Form Entrance Examinations
09:30 Girls' Hockey: 2nd XI v George Heriot's (Glenalmond)
09:30 Girls' Hockey: U14A & B XI v George Heriot's (Away)
10:30 Girls' Hockey: 1st & 3rd XI v George Heriot's (Glenalmond)
10:30 Girls' Hockey: U15A & B XI v George Heriot's (Away)
14:00 Rugby: 1st, 2nd, U16A & B XV v Robert Gordon's College (Away)
14:00 Rugby: U15A & B, U14A & B XV v Robert Gordon's College (Glenalmond)
15:30 Glenalmond Junior Schools' Creative Writing Award (Conference Room)
18:00 School Barbecue (Front Quad)
19:00 Firework Display
19:45 Sixth Form Social Evening (Moncrieff Centre)
Sunday 08 November 2015
All Day Week 10 (Blue)
10:45 Chapel: Remembrance Sunday) 10.45am – Morning Prayer & Act of Remembrance – Preacher: The Rev’d (Lt-Col) Duncan Macpherson, Deputy Assistant Chaplain General, Senior Chaplain to the School of Infantry - Day pupils to attend
15:30 Home Arts (Recital Hall)
Monday 09 November 2015
15:45 Clubs and Societies
Tuesday 10 November 2015
09:30 SCIS Classics Conference (Conference Room)
16:00 Girls' Hockey: 1st & 2nd XI v Morrison's (Glenalmond)
18:00 Heads of Departments Meeting (Conference Room)
Wednesday 11 November 2015
12:00 Lower Sixth Lecture Series (Conference Room)
18:40 Senior Debating: Final (Recital Hall)
20:45 Chapel: Compline
Thursday 12 November 2015
13:30 Lunchtime Concert (Recital Hall)
16:30 Drama: Senior Play Rehearsal
19:30 WBS Series (Theatre)
19:45 Film Society: Force Majeure (Perth Concert Hall)
Friday 13 November 2015
10:00 Publication of AS and A-Level Working and Target Grades
14:00 Assessment Results for Second and Third Form - Percentage and Class Average
14:00 Effort Reports (Second to Fifth Form)
18:00 CCF Quartet & Trio Piping Competition (Morrison's Academy) PH7 3AN
Saturday 14 November 2015
14:15 Rugby: 1st, 2nd, U16A & B XV v Loretto (Away)
14:15 Rugby: U15A & B, U14A & B XV v Loretto (Glenalmond)
14:30 Girls' Hockey: 2nd & 3rd XI v Loretto (Away)
14:30 Girls' Hockey: U15A & B XI v Loretto (Glenalmond)
15:30 Girls' Hockey: 1st XI v Loretto (Away)
15:30 Girls' Hockey: U14A & B XI v Loretto (Glenalmond)
19:45 Sixth Form Social Evening (Moncrieff Centre)
19:45 Second, Third and Fourth Form Disco (Gannochy)
Sunday 15 November 2015
All Day Week 11 (White)
08:00 Outdoor Activities: Mountain Biking (Glentrees)
15:00 Dress Rehearsal for Autumn Concert (Recital Hall)
16:50 Chapel Choir Practice
18:00 Chapel: (Second Sunday Before Advent) Choral Evensong – Preacher: The Chaplain
19:30 Autumn Concert (Recital Hall)
Monday 16 November 2015
08:00 Sixth Form Economics Conference (Loretto)
15:45 Clubs and Societies
Tuesday 17 November 2015
16:30 Drama: Senior Play Rehearsal
17:00 Health & Safety Committee (Warden's Study)