School News


Ope A, wins GOLD

Ope A took part at the Scottish Schools Athletics competition during the week and achieved a Gold for his high jump.


Everest Calling - Edinburgh Fringe 21 - 26 August 2017

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


YPI Finals

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.


U18 US Kids European Golf Championships

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.


Animal Farm

The Glenalmond Drama department is infamous for tackling difficult productions and the College’s version of George Orwell’s Animal Farm was no different....


Glenalmond Cricket Sixes May 2017

The Glenalmond cricket sixes at the weekend were a great success. The weather was on our side and the sun was out. Spectators enjoyed watching some very competent players on the pitches and were treated to a beautiful lunch followed later by a delicious treat-filled afternoon tea.


Sir Christopher Geidt

The recent news of Prince Philip’s retirement was delivered to Palace staff by the former Scots Guard, and now much-trusted Private Secretary to the Queen, OG Sir Christopher Geidt.


Published article by pupil

Glenalmond pupil Edward G, a keen naturalist and son of organic farmers, has had a article published in the New Nature magazine (May edition).


OG cricket match

OG XI v Glenalmond 1st XI, Sunday 30th April 2017 A chilly spring day greeted the OG team to their old stomping ground at Glenalmond, a team this year comprising a mixture of youth, skill, cricketing experience and humour. This has sometimes been a rarity in years gone by, partly down to the various humiliations on the field that have gone before.


CCF Field Day 2017

Pupils took part in a range of activities as part of the CCF Field Day, including visits to the National Museum of Flight and Faslane Naval Base.


Confirmation 2017

A group of pupils were Confirmed in a ceremony at Glenalmond College on Sunday 23 April.