News and Forthcoming Events
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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.
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
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.