News and Forthcoming Events
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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
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...
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.
Glenalmond College celebrates Confirmation of 28 Pupils
Alex W, a Music Scholar at Glenalmond College and former pupil of Cargilfield Prep in Edinburgh, has just learnt that his submission to the University of Cambridge’s annual Corpus Christi College Essay Competition has been awarded first prize.
This term we welcomed Rebecca Greenhalgh to Glenalmond College as a member of our Sports Department and Assistant Housemistress of Lothian House
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.
Mike Jeffers: mountaineer, maths guru, model maker, featured in the newspaper alongside his 1/6 scale model of the ‘Red Baron’s’ infamous ‘Albatros’ biplane while marking the 100 year anniversary of the pilot’s death on 21 April 1918.
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...
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..."
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...
Congratulations to the maths 'wizards' who have done so well in the Intermediate Olympiad and Pink Kangaroo UK-wide competition.
Glenalmond College it delighted to announce that it has been awarded the Foundation Level of the British Council’s prestigious International School Award in recognition of its work to bring the world into the classroom.
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...