News and Forthcoming Events
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Join us in Glasgow for the Annual Scottish Dinner & AGM
11 December 2015 (Chapel)
5pm: Lessons and Carols by Candlelight (Goodacre's, Lothian, Skrine's & Mathieson's).
7.30pm: Lessons and Carols by Candlelight (Cairnies, Home, Reid's & Patchell's)
OG Rory McCleery (Skrine's 2000-’04) returns to Coll on Friday 4 December at 7.30pm, to give a performance with his group, The Marian Consort.
Join us in December for the annual London Dinner
29 November, 4pm: Glenalmond Junior Ball
Prep school pupils aged 11 to 13 are invited to Glenalmond for a dinner followed by dancing lessons and a ceilidh.
On Friday 4 December at 7.30pm OG Rory McCleery returns to his old School with his professional, highly acclaimed, Oxford based a capella choral group, the Marian Consort.
The 2015 Glenalmond school show, Cabaret, is set to be an outstanding success, playing to full audiences after a packed preview show on Wednesday evening.
Glenalmond's new Warden, Elaine Logan, has gone back to the classroom as a pupil as she follows a Second Former's timetable for the day.
A superb concert was held to celebrate the talents of our young musicians at the school. Despite the wild windy weather they played to a full recital hall and the evening was deemed a great success by all.
Glenalmond played its part in what is believed to be the world’s first continuous global reunion on Saturday 14 November 2015 when the entire school gathered to celebrate #GlobalGlenalmond2015 with a fantastic fireworks display ignited by a choreographed ‘human fuse’.
Junior pupils took part in the Glenalmond College Creative Writing competition, and the 17 finalists gathered for an afternoon of inspiration.
Last year our pupils got 34 certificates which represented the best the College had done in the challenge however this year they have gone one better achieving 35 certificates!
Glenalmond has a world Wakeboarding Champion in its midst....
GlobalGlenalmond2015 takes place on Saturday 14th November. All around the world, at 7pm local time, individuals and groups with a Glenalmond connection will be celebrating their link to the school....
In July 2016, 51 pupils and staff are heading to South Africa on a combined Hockey and Rugby tour. This is the first venture of its kind and one of the biggest overseas tours undertaken by the College in recent history.
OG Marina Morgan (Home 2010-2015) decided to be proactive for a very worthwhile, and personal, charitable cause. This is Marina's story...
The Remembrance Service was held on Sunday 8 November with many families, OGs and guests joining pupils and staff in the Glenalmond Chapel.
On Tuesday 29 September Izzy F, Anne LR, Olivia W and Arina K took part in the UK Maths Olympiad for Girls.
It was a great pleasure to welcome OG Doug Hall back to Coll on Tuesday 3 November. As the 1st XV geared up for a crunch cup-tie with Dollar, it was a wonderful opportunity for the boys to tap into Doug’s vast experience as both a professional and International Rugby player.
OG Doug Hall (Matheson's 92-98 pictured in middle), capped 42 times for Scotland, is returning to the pitches of his former school where he originally learnt his craft.