The Royal High School Club was
founded in 1849 with the objective of maintaining the history and standards
of the principal school of Edinburgh.
Welcome to the Club website - we hope you enjoy its features.
2021 News - Former Pupil Biographies
will be available soon on the Royal High London Club site -
www.royalhigh.org.uk - keep a look out for these
The 2020 Prize Giving ceremony was created
as a video given the COVID restrictions. This splendid product 'The
Virtual Prize Giving', which contains all the usual components can be accessed
via the home page of the School website at
HRH The Duke of Kent
visited the School on 19th January 2020, as a delayed part of the Barnton 50th
celebrations. A full report is available
in the news pages.
The 2019 Prize Giving
was held on Friday 28th June. A report
and photographs can be seen in the news
The 2019 Annual Dinner was held on Friday 22nd
March in the Principal Charlotte Square. The toast to the Club
and School was offered by Professor
Peter Hayes, Head of the Division of Health Sciences, Edinburgh University.
Photographs of the event in the
The 50th Anniversary of the
Barnton Campus establishment is being held in 2018.
Aside the 'Royal Preview for two' (see the news
pages), other events were:
Procession/Sponsored Walk from Regent Road
to Barnton - photos here,
Gala Dinner at Dynamic Earth, October 5th -
photos here, KT singers
During the Gala Dinner, John Murray, Ken Thomson (Mr KT) and Anne Richards were
expertly filmed by Ian Cowie for the digital history. Youtube links
to the videos are available on request.
Memorial tablets for those FP's who died in
World War 2 were unveiled on November 9th. The tablets were
and commissioned by a Former Pupil, with funding provided by the Royal High
School Club. Photographs are
available in the news pages.
new School History - in digital format since 2017, can be
obtained from Alastair Allanach
who co-edits the product with Tom Bacciarelli.
Committee For pen pictures of the committee, please click