News and Forthcoming Events
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Further details on our annual OG London Dinner which will be held at the RAF Club, London on Friday 16 November 2018
Further details and registration information for our 2018 OG Borders Dinner at The Townhouse, Melrose
We open our doors to the public on Sunday 16 September, 14:00 - 16:00
Glenalmond pupils achieve another set of outstanding GCSE grades and thrive in STEM related subjects and languages
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.
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.
Successful week for Glenalmond pupils at Bisley
OG Carly Booth (2008-2010, Lothian) has been named Golf Ambassador for the inaugural European Championships this August.
John S has been selected to play for the Scotland U18 Men's Hockey Team this summer.
The final of the Glenalmond Junior Poetry by Heart Competition was held in the Upper Library on the very last day of term.
Our Junior pupils compete in the annual Inter-House Athletics competition
Sixth Former, Cameron S, finishes the annual Abernethy Hill Race in a record breaking time.
We welcome David Lish to Glenalmond College as our new Bursar and Clerk to the Council.
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).
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.
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.
Congratulations are due to both Glenalmond pupils who did so well at the recent Floors Castle Horse Trials in the beautiful Scottish Borders.
Flora K, Ellen M and Gianni S were all awarded certificates in the 2018 Junior Maths Challenge.
Glenalmond College and OG teams compete in the Scottish Islands Peaks Race this weekend
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