School News

GCSE Results 2015

Well done to our pupils who have just received their GCSE results, with a 99% pass rate! Over half of the grades achieved by Glenalmond pupils were A* or A grades - a great achievement.

A Level Results 2015

Congratulations to all our pupils who have now received their A level results! The overall pass rate for Glenalmond pupils was 99% and we are very proud of all of our leavers as they now look towards their university careers.

Robin Mundill

Dr Robin Mundill, our Head of History, sadly passed away on Saturday 4 July after a short illness.

Supporting Sport Dinner

Highly successful Sports Dinner at Glenalmond features in Scottish Field's August edition as a double page spread of pictures. Smile please!

National Hockey Honours

Congratulations to Eleanor S who has been selected to represent Scotland in the match against Ireland in Dublin in early July.

Glenalmond Golf June 2015

Glenalmond's golf team enjoyed a friendly and highly enjoyable triangular match against Dollar and Merchiston.

Scottish Cricket Champions

Having recently beaten Strathallan to win the regional T20 Finals our U15s headed to the picturesque Doo'Cot Park to challenge the National title.

OG Yuriy Lavygin dies

It is with great sadness that Glenalmond must announce the sudden death of OG Yuriy (Iurii) Lavygin (Skrine’s 2012-’14). Our condolences to Yuriy’s family and friends.

Great result at Glenalmonds first Supporting Sport Dinner

A fantastic £27,000 was raised at Coll’s first Supporting Sports Dinner on Saturday 13th June. Glenalmond hosted the dinner in the Dining Hall with 160 parents and friends of Glenalmond attending. The purpose of the evening was clear: to raise funds for ongoing developments, to reinforce the future sporting vision of the College and for guests to enjoy themselves

Leadership Exercise 2015

Most of the Lower Sixth took part in a 3-day leadership challenge that tested their team-building, initiative and leadership skills to the limit.

Inaugural Major Benefactors Dinner at Winton House

On Thursday 4 June 2015, Winton House played host to the inaugural Glenalmond College Major Benefactors’ Dinner. Donors from around the world travelled to East Lothian to enjoy a relaxed night of conversation, in stunning surroundings.

Half-marathon fund raiser

Several pupils took part in the recent Edinburgh half-marathon and in doing so raised a sum of £1214.93 for two charities.

National Children's Choir of Great Britain

Glenalmond pupil has been selected to join the National Senior Children's Choir of Great Britain and will be touring to Spain and China and performing in the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this year.

Newnham College Essay Prize

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.