News and Forthcoming Events
Life at Glenalmond is always busy, and this is where you will find all the latest news, galleries and notification of forthcoming events.
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Come along to the Glenalmond College Open Day on Saturday 16 September 2017 to find out what it's like to be a pupil at the school.
Glenalmond College heads to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe to perform the world premiere of Everest Calling, a compelling and gritty drama based on the emotional and physical journey of a group of young people determined to take on one of Earth's hardest challenges.
Commemoration Day - Saturday 1 July 2017
The Leavers' Ball 2017 will be held in the grounds of the School on Saturday 1 July from 7pm
The Warden recently wrote about the complex issue of neurodiversity in The Scotsman newspaperand the better understanding these days of these talented children…
Campbell G scored the lowest golf score of the day to be runner-up in the Paul Lawrie Foundation Junior Jug 2017.
Congratulations to 15 year old Alannah C-G who has been selected to represent the British Eventing Scotland U18 100 team at the Frickley Park horse trials in Yorkshire in July on her horse Mulgrave Freddie.
‘Bring me my Chariot of Fire’ is the recently published, true story of the Oscar-winning film written by OG Hugh Shields (Reid’s 78-82).
Edinburgh Fringe - August 22 - 26 2017
Glenalmond College drama department are in a production of "Everest Calling" which will be heading to the Edinburgh Fringe this summer. The production is best described as ‘Touching the Void’ meets ‘Lord of the Flies’ — a challenging coming of age drama looking at the darker sides of teenage behaviour and motivation
Glenalmond's Director of PE organised for the senior tennis squad to go to the Gleneagles hotel sports arena for a coaching session by their Head Coach......
Ope A took part at the Scottish Schools Athletics competition during the week and achieved a Gold for his high jump.
Charlie A comes 1st in the British XC MTB National series...
On Thursday afternoon, the school held the finals of the Youth and Philanthropy Initiative (YPI), an initiative which gives secondary school pupils a hands-on experience of philanthropy that develops their skills and awareness in order to make a positive difference to their communities.
Over half term Campbell G, our golf captain, was runner-up in the U18 US Kids European School Golf Championship’, which was played on The New Luffness course, East Lothian.
Kaleem B promoted to Stage Three with Scottish Rugby
The Glenalmond Drama department is infamous for tackling difficult productions and the College’s version of George Orwell’s Animal Farm was no different....
Charlie A notches up another win at the Cross Country Mountain Biking National Series
Borders boy and former Glenalmond College Captain of Rugby and Prefect, Tom Galbraith (Goodacre’s 09-14), has graduated from the BT Sport Scottish Rugby Academy into a full-time, professional deal with Edinburgh.
Blue skies and dry underfoot the Glenalmond golf course was in great condition to host the OGs v Pupils match at the weekend....