News and Forthcoming Events
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Glenalmond College Supporting Sports Dinner will be held on Saturday 13 June 2015, 7.30pm, at Glenalmond College. The ticket price is £60.00 and includes a cocktail reception, three course dinner and auction.
You are welcome to purchase individual tickets and be added to the seating plan or organise a table of 10 with friends and family joining you.
We have received some fantastic auction prizes so far and are looking forward to the bidding commencing............
Coll's inaugural 1847 Society Dinner, held in the College Dining Hall on Thursday 16th April 2015, has been featured in the May 2015 issue of the highly-respected Independent Schools Magazine.
OG Ben Schogler (Matheson’s 1988-’93) is helping to transform the musical life of disabled children with his cutting edge invention, the ‘Skoog’.
Ben, with his company Skoog Music, is part of the creative team from Edinburgh University, who describes the toy-like Skoog as “a sensor with some software on the computer which lets you play a whole range of instruments, just through touch.”
Two of our younger golfers have been selected to represent Perth & Kinross district against Lothians during half term.
Glasgow played host to the recent hockey district championships
OG Lochy Porter (Cairnies 1981-’86) wins prestigious award at the first Scottish Rural Awards in partnership with Scottish Field and The Scottish Countryside Alliance.
On Tuesday 19 May, at 7pm in the Theatre, Glenalmond is excited to welcome internationally acclaimed group the Yale Alley Cats to give a one hour concert.
The Junior Golf Team played Fettes at Bruntsfield Links, Edinburgh.
Following on from the success of the Woolf Essay prize over the past few years, Newnham College, Cambridge have introduced five new essay prizes, in History, Engineering, Science, Law and Philosophy.
Glenalmond College has a team competing in the Scottish Islands Peaks Race and their progress can be followed online.
Glenalmond golfer selected by the Scottish Golf Union to compete in Japan.
Another successful win for our senior boys tennis team against St Leonards.
At the home of hockey at Glasgow Green the inter district championships were held for the U14 Midlands category.
OG Douglas Meikle (Reid’s 2005-’10) will be cycling through Perthshire on the 12th & 13th May during the ‘Big EY Ride’. Not a keen cyclist while at Glenalmond, Douglas only took up the sport a few months ago. Himself and the team are cycling over 440 miles in five days, starting in Newcastle and finishing in Inverness in aid of the EY Foundation.
Despite the wind and rain play went ahead for the annual match between OG golfers and current pupils. The result was a very close win for the OG's.
The weather forecast was poor when the third form walkers set off to walk around Loch Leven on Field Day.
Ruthven gallery in Auchterarder hold an exhibition of students artwork.
Golf team captain was delighted to bring home to Glenalmond the silver salver trophy for an excellent win at King James V1 Golf Course.
Singers welcome in the start of May
22 pupils were confirmed at the school chapel just before leave out weekend.