School News


Bronze for Glenalmond Skier

On 15 March the Glenalmond College Ski Racing Squad departed for Italy to compete in the Artemis British Interschool Ski Challenge 2019.


Open Day - March 2019

Storm Hannah and the snow she brought to Perthshire did not stop us from hosting our Open Day on Saturday 16 March and we welcomed many visitors to a snowy Glenalmond College.


Perform in Perth Success

Glenalmond's musicians took up residence in Perth for large parts of the past two weeks, competing in many different classes at the annual Perform in Perth music festival.


Gala Concert 2019

The entire College community travelled into Perth Concert Hall for the evening of Friday 1 March to enjoy the 2019 Music Department Gala Concert.


Lent Term Pipes and Drums Update

It has been a busy old term for the Pipes & Drums with performances and competitions going on throughout the term. Read more about what our performers have been up to.


Investment in Digital Technology

We were delighted to see the first group of pupils in the Library utilising 10 new Chromebooks which were purchased, along with a charging station, by our Modern Languages and IT Departments.


New Warden Appointed

Dr Michael Alderson, Deputy Head at Durham School, has been appointed Warden at Glenalmond College. He will take over leadership from interim Warden Hugh Ouston in April 2020.


The Apprentice - 2nd Form

The 2nd Form spent the first half of this term learning how to brand and market a product in the style of popular TV show, The Apprentice.


First WBS Lecture of 2019

For our first lecture of 2019, the William Bright Society welcomed Dr Lisa Jones, Senior Lecturer in Philosophy from the University of St Andrews.


Diploma Success for Darcy

At the end of last term, Darcy M (6H) successfully completed her DipLCM Diploma in Music Theatre Performance.


ABRSM music exam results

Our pupils achieved hugely successful ABRSM music exam results recently, exceeding the UK national average.


Christmas 1914

Our Second Form have rounded off their study of the First World War this term by looking at Christmas 1914.


The Sound of Music - A Review

Glenalmond College’s production of ‘The Sound of Music’ was far from the twee tale of a singing nun that we might have been expecting!


New Memorial Plaque

In this season of remembrance, a new memorial plaque has been placed in our Chapel for the OGs who have died serving in the Armed Forces since 1945.


OG Chosen as Face of Charity

OG Ryan Bromilow, (2015-17, Skrine's), has been chosen to front a charity’s video appeal to encourage young people to take advantage of the opportunities boarding school can bring.


Glenalmond On Tour

Representatives from Glenalmond College will be visiting Hong Kong this October.