Glenalmond school term calendar

Lent Term 2017

School life is always busy at Glenalmond!  Take a look below to find out what is happening this term. To find out more about recent events, take a look at our latest news.

Monday 27 February 2017
14:30 Cross Country: Strathallan Invitational (Away)
15:45 Clubs and Societies
Tuesday 28 February 2017
08:00 EAL pupils: CAE Candidates (Basil Paterson College, Edinburgh)
13:20 Confirmation Class: The Holy Spirit - Confirmation (Group 1)
14:00 Music Scholars perform for St Fillans Music Circle
15:30 Hockey boys: 1st XI Glenalmond v Loretto (Scottish Cup)
16:00 Lacrosse: U15A, U14A XII v St George's (Away)
16:00 Boys Hockey: 1st XI & U/15 v Stewart Melville College
Wednesday 01 March 2017
08:00 EAL pupils: CAE Candidates (Basil Paterson College, Edinburgh)
18:30 Confirmation Class: The Holy Spirit - Confirmation (Group 2)
20:30 Chapel: Ash Wednesday, Holy Eucharist with Imposition of Ashes
Thursday 02 March 2017
11:00 Skiing: School Ski Day CANCELLED
13:00 National Schools' Lacrosse Tournament (Surrey Sports Park, Guilford), until 4 March GU2 7AD
13:20 Confirmation Class: The Holy Spirit - Confirmation (Group 3)
13:30 Lunchtime Concert (Recital Hall)
14:30 Hockey; Craigclowan fixture v U/14 selet
18:45 Film Society: The Measure of a Man (Perth Concert Hall)
19:30 WBS Lecture: Dr Emma Uprichard, University of Warwick (Recital Hall)
Friday 03 March 2017
08:45 CCF: AEF Flying (RAF Leuchars)
14:30 Lower Sixth Lecture Series: Peter Higgins - Mary's Meals (Theatre)
18:30 Glasgow Highland Club Pipe Band & Solo Competition (Hutchesons' Grammar School), 21 Beaton Road, Glasgow, G41 4NW,
Saturday 04 March 2017
All Day Cross Country: Scottish Schools Championships
14:30 Lacrosse: 2nd & 3rd XII v Loretto (Away)
14:30 Boys' Hockey: 2nd XI v Loretto (Glenalmond) Upper Astro
14:30 Boys' Hockey: 4th XI v Loretto (Glenalmond) Lower Astro
14:30 Boys' Hockey: U14B XI v Loretto (Away)
14:30 Boys' Hockey: U15B XI v Loretto (Away)
15:45 Boys' Hockey: 1st XI v Loretto (Glenalmond) Upper Astro
15:45 Boys' Hockey: 3rd XI v Loretto (Glenalmond) Lower Astro
15:45 Boys' Hockey: U14A v Loretto (Away)
15:45 Boys' Hockey: U15A XI v Loretto (Away)
19:45 Sixth Form Social Evening (Moncrieff Centre)
19:45 Second to Fifth Form Activities
Sunday 05 March 2017
All Day Week 8 (White)
All Day George Watson's Invitational Pipe Band & Solo Competition, EH10 5EG
10:45 Chapel: Morning Prayer (Lent I) – Preacher: The Rev’d Dr Derek Browning, Moderator Designate, General Assembly of the Church of Scotland, Day Pupils to attend
12:00 Golf: OGs Match (Luffness Golf Club)
15:00 Chapel Choir Concert (St John’s Kirk, Perth)
Monday 06 March 2017
08:45 2017 Schools Analyst Competition (Heriot Watt University)
15:45 Clubs and Societies
16:00 Council Meeting (Conference Room)
Tuesday 07 March 2017
13:20 Confirmation Class: The Church – The Creeds – The Ten Commandments (Group 1)
13:30 Food Committee Meeting (Sub Warden's Office)
14:30 Lacrosse: 1st, U15A, U14A & B XII v Loretto (Away)
15:00 Swimming: Glenalmond v Fettes (Glenalmond)
15:00 Basketball: Glenalmond v Fettes (Glenalmond)
17:00 Opera Club: Pelléas and Mélisande (Festival Theatre, Edinburgh) EH8 9FT
Wednesday 08 March 2017
18:30 Confirmation Class: The Church – The Creeds – The Ten Commandments (Group 2)
19:30 Home Lower Sixth Dinner Party (Home House)
20:45 Chapel: Compline
Thursday 09 March 2017
07:45 EAL Pupils: FCE Candidates (Basil Paterson College, Edinburgh)EH2 4NA
08:50 White Saturday Lessons 1-4
13:20 Confirmation Class: The Church – The Creeds – The Ten Commandments (Group 3)
13:30 Lunchtime Concert (Recital Hall)
14:15 Steeplechase: Glenalmond Steeplechase
17:00 WBS Thinking Skills
19:45 Sixth Form English Pupils: 'Frankenstein' (Theatre)
Friday 10 March 2017
07:45 EAL Pupils: FCE Candidates (Basil Paterson College, Edinburgh)EH2 4NA
15:00 Careers Presentation to Fourth Form Parents (Theatre)
15:45 Fourth Form Parents' Meeting (Moncrieff Centre)
16:00 Leave Out Begins
Saturday 11 March 2017
10:00 Scotland Lacrosse training weekend (Fettes), until 12 March
Sunday 12 March 2017
All Day Week 9 (Blue)
11:30 Scottish Schools Pipe Band Championships (Broughton High School, Edinburgh) EH4 1EG
21:30 Leave Out Ends
Monday 13 March 2017
08:50 Third Form Creative Writing Workshop (Theatre)
15:45 Clubs and Societies
Tuesday 14 March 2017
All Day U14A & B XII U14 Lacrosse Tournament (Fettes)
13:20 Confirmation Class: Living as a Christian – The Bible, Prayer & Worship (Group 1)
15:00 Lacrosse: 1st, 2nd & 3rd XII v Fettes (Glenalmond)
15:00 Lacrosse: U15A XII v Fettes (Glenalmond)
Wednesday 15 March 2017
18:30 Confirmation Class: Living as a Christian – The Bible, Prayer & Worship (Group 2)
20:45 Chapel: Compline
Thursday 16 March 2017
08:45 Lower Sixth Geography Fieldwork (River Almond)
08:45 CCF: AEF Flying (RAF Leuchars)
08:45 Drama: LAMDA Examination, until 17 March
13:20 Confirmation Class: Living as a Christian – The Bible, Prayer & Worship (Group 3)
13:30 Lunchtime Concert (Recital Hall)
16:00 Intermediate Maths Olympiad
18:45 Film Society: Fire at Sea (Perth Concert Hall)
19:30 WBS Lecture: Mr Simon Marchant, Ecumenical Accompaniment Programme in Palestine and Israel (Recital Hall)
Friday 17 March 2017
14:30 Lower Sixth Lecture Series: Lt Col Mick Jordan (Theatre)
15:30 Spring Concert Dress Rehearsal (Recital Hall)
19:00 Spring Concert (Recital Hall) followed by Drinks Reception in the Conference Room
Saturday 18 March 2017
All Day Boys' Hockey: U15A XI v Fettes (Glenalmond)
07:45 EAL Pupils: IELTS Examination (Basil Paterson College, Edinburgh)
10:00 Open Day for Day Pupils
14:00 Outdoor Learning Trip: Munro Walk/Bothy Trip, until 19 March
14:30 Lacrosse: U14A & B XII v Fettes (Away)
14:30 U15 Lacrosse Tournament (Glenalmond)
14:30 Lacrosse: SCT & Ryden Rosebowl Tournaments (Glenalmond)
14:30 Boys' Hockey: 2nd XI v Fettes (Away)
14:30 Boys' Hockey: 4th XI v Fettes (Away)
14:30 Boys' Hockey: U14A v Fettes (Glenalmond)
14:30 Boys' Hockey: U14B XI v Fettes (Glenalmond)
15:30 Boys' Hockey: 1st XI v Fettes (Away)
15:30 Boys' Hockey: 3rd XI v Fettes (Away)
15:30 Boys' Hockey: U15B XI v Fettes (Glenalmond)
19:45 House Drama
Sunday 19 March 2017
All Day Week 10 (White)
All Day Netball: U14 v Mowden Hall
10:45 Chapel: Holy Eucharist (Lent III) – Preacher: The Chaplain
19:00 CCF Dinner
Monday 20 March 2017
15:45 Clubs and Societies
Tuesday 21 March 2017
13:20 Confirmation Class: The Eucharist (and the other Sacraments) (Group 1)
16:15 Lacrosse: U15A & U14A XII v St George's (Glenalmond)
Wednesday 22 March 2017
18:30 Confirmation Class: The Eucharist (and the other Sacraments) (Group 2)
20:45 Chapel: Compline
Thursday 23 March 2017
13:20 Confirmation Class: The Eucharist (and the other Sacraments) (Group 3)
13:30 Lunchtime Concert (Recital Hall)
Friday 24 March 2017
09:00 Glenalmond College Gala Performance Dress Rehearsal (Perth Concert Hall)
19:30 Glenalmond College Gala Performance - Jesus Christ Superstar (Perth Concert Hall)
Saturday 25 March 2017
All Day Italia 2017 Classics Trip, until 30 March
09:30 Second and Third Form Parents' Meeting (Moncrieff Centre)
11:00 Lent Term Ends
Sunday 26 March 2017
17:00 Nice 2017 French Trip, until 30 March
Tuesday 28 March 2017
11:30 Estates Management Committee (Warden's Dining Room)
Wednesday 19 April 2017
19:00 Trinity Term Begins
Thursday 20 April 2017
18:30 Confirmation Address, Rehearsal and Compline, all Confirmation Candidates to attend (Chapel)
Sunday 23 April 2017
10:45 Chapel: Holy Eucharist (Easter II) Preacher: The Chaplain Day Pupils to attend
14:00 Confirmation Photocall (all Confirmation Candidates) (Front Quad)
14:30 Confirmation Service & Holy Eucharist: The Most Rev’d the Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church
Friday 05 May 2017
16:00 Leave Out Begins
Sunday 07 May 2017
All Day WEEK 4 (White)
21:30 Leave Out Ends
Monday 08 May 2017
08:45 Lower Sixth Examinations until 15 May (Theatre)
Sunday 14 May 2017
All Day WEEK 5 (Blue)
Sunday 21 May 2017
All Day WEEK 6 (White)
Friday 26 May 2017
15:45 Lower Sixth Form Parents' Meeting (Moncrieff Centre)
16:00 Half Term Begins
Sunday 04 June 2017
All Day WEEK 7 (Blue)
21:30 Half Term Ends
Tuesday 06 June 2017
08:45 Third Form Examinations until 9 June (Theatre)
Wednesday 07 June 2017
All Day Second Form Examinations until 9 June (Theatre)
Saturday 10 June 2017
All Day Second Form Summer Camp, until Sunday 11th June
Sunday 11 June 2017
All Day WEEK 8 (White)
Monday 12 June 2017
08:45 Fourth Form Examinations until 19 June
Tuesday 13 June 2017
All Day Third Form Summer Camp (Scotland), until 16 June
Sunday 18 June 2017
All Day WEEK 9 (Blue)
Thursday 22 June 2017
08:45 Geography/Biology A level fieldwork, Isle of Arran, until 25 June
Sunday 25 June 2017
All Day WEEK 10 (White)
Saturday 01 July 2017
15:30 Trinity Term Ends