School News


GCSE Results 2018

Glenalmond pupils achieve another set of outstanding GCSE grades and thrive in STEM related subjects and languages


A Level Results 2018

Congratulations to all our pupils who have now received their A level results! The overall pass rate for Glenalmond pupils was 98.7% and we are very proud of all of our leavers as they now look towards their university careers.


Higher Language Results 2018

Glenalmond College has achieved an outstanding 100% pass rate at grade C and above for language Highers after re-introducing the SQA qualifications into the curriculum as an option for all pupils for the first time since the turn of the century.


New Bursar Appointed

We welcome David Lish to Glenalmond College as our new Bursar and Clerk to the Council.


YPI Finals 2018

On Wednesday afternoon, we welcomed Alex Reid, the National Coordinator for YPI Scotland, as we held the finals of the Youth and Philanthropy Initiative (YPI).


Through the Looking Glass and into Wonderland with Junior Play

Head of Drama, Charlie Youlten's, production finale was an action-packed was an action-packed jamboree around Wonderland. ‘Promenade performances’ have long been a favoured structure at Glenalmond and ‘Alice’ guests were treated to previously unseen views of the College as they followed actors around campus.


Tara & Bumble

During the Easter holidays, Tara H and her horse ‘Bumble’ (Gannon Oscar) managed to collect all of the double clears required for them to qualify for the 85cm Grand Prix at the Dodson and Horrell National Amateur Finals at Aintree in November.


Floors Castle Horse Trials

Congratulations are due to both Glenalmond pupils who did so well at the recent Floors Castle Horse Trials in the beautiful Scottish Borders.


Glenalmond College joins BSA nationwide Boarding Orchard

Unlike the recent gift of a sapling from French President Macron to President Trump at the White House, the Boarding Schools’ Association Chief Executive has planted an oak at Glenalmond College that will very definitely stay in place for the rest of its natural life...


Glenalmond on tour - come and join us...

Once again, there's an opportunity to meet staff from the College and find out a lot more about our Boarding and Day school when we visit a series of summer fairs throughout the country


Glenalmond Cricket Sixes

Teams from Arbroath CC, Kinross CC, St Mary's Melrose, Belhaven Hill, Cargilfield, Craigclowan, Ardvreck and Loretto gave us two full Cricket Sixes competitions, one at U13 and one at U11.


BSA Guide to UK Boarding Schools

The BSA (Boarding Schools' Association) Guide to UK Boarding Schools Spring 2018 edition has just been published and features an article by Warden Elaine Logan regarding the Digital Revolution in schools. This publication is distributed around the globe and is greatly valued by those considering a British Boarding School education for their child.


Tune up for the Glenalmond Gala Concert on Sunday 22 April

Come along to our fabulous Gala Concert on Sunday 22 April, 7pm at Perth Concert Hall. A magical whole-school Gala Concert at the magnificent Perth Concert Hall. Glenalmond's Pipes and Drums, Concert Band, String Orchestra, the Glenalmond Cantores, Chapel Choir and Festival Orchestra, not to mention our Music Scholars...something for everyone and everyone very welcome...


Destination Scotland. Be a boarder north of the border.

It's all aboard for a Scottish boarding school. The Spring edition of the Boarding Schools' Association magazine has a feature on life as a boarder in Scotland and features Glenalmond being set in "300 acres of glorious rolling Perthshire countryside..."


Ryan Bromilow OG in The Times

OG Ryan Bromilow (Skrine's 2015-17) featured in The Times' T2 Section on Tuesday 10 April, as part of a piece on talented youngsters who have been offered a chance to go to a British boarding school with the SpringBoard Bursary Foundation...


Maths Success for Glenalmond

Congratulations to the maths 'wizards' who have done so well in the Intermediate Olympiad and Pink Kangaroo UK-wide competition.


The Times - Craigclowan

Craigclowan Prep School and Glenalmond College have featured in The Times newspaper. One of the country's top prep schools, and feeder to Glenalmond, Craigclowan has capitalised on its strong educational brand and made an historic move to open several nurseries in and around Beijing. Understandably, this has made headlines...