Welcome to The Edinburgh Academy

Independent day school for boys and girls aged 2 to 18

The Edinburgh Academy is a city centre school with a friendly ethos.  If you are looking for a suitable Nursery, Junior School or Senior School in Edinburgh, there are many reasons to choose the Edinburgh Academy.  Our size allows us to cater for the unique talents, needs and ambitions of your son or daughter.

As well as striving for academic excellence, our pupils enjoy a full programme of co-curricular activities to ensure a well-rounded education.

We may be able to offer help with fees through our Bursary scheme and we provide Scholarships to reward and encourage excellence.

We hope you will find this website useful. To find out more, please feel free to contact us to arrange a visit.  You will be warmly welcomed.

 

Sports Fixtures News
Sat 31st Jan: Hockey - ALL HOME FIXTURES CANCELLED - Pitches are snow covered and frozen. P5&P6 V. MES CANCELLED (Updated 630AM). RUGBY: 2nd XV, C1, C2 JB1, JB2 VS. Glasgow Academy CANCELLED. U16, B1, B2, D1, D2, JA1, JA2 STILL ON. 1st XV VS. St Andrews (BA) ON at New Field. Meet 11am, Kick-Off 12. Updated at 6.35AM.

The News Sheet
 News Sheet

DofE News
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EA Enterprise Merchandise
The Academy has recently launched a range of merchandise, available to purchase now from the Development Department. A wide range of gifts are available and they make the perfect present for any Academical or ‘friend of the Academy’ in your life.

Uniform Exchange
Normal Term-time Hours
First Wednesday of every month 3pm to 4.30pm. First Saturday of every month 9am-10.30am.

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School Diary Events listed below
Any changes to the school diary will be announced in the Bulletin section.
Click on each date heading for further details

1 March 2015
9am-5pm George Watson's Pipe Band Competition. Scottish prep Schools Cross Country, John Muir Country Park.

28 February 2015
Rugby 1st XV, 2nd XV, U16A,B1, B2,C1,C2, D1, D2, JA1, JB1, v Dundee High. Girls Hockey 1st XI,2nd XI, 4ths, 3rds, 2nds v North Berwick, Geits, P5/6 @ George Watson's P7 & P6 tournaments. Boys Hockey 1st XI, U15, v Barlerno HS.
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27 February 2015
Jnr School: Formal opening of JS Climbing Wall. Snr School: 11.55am-12.35pm 6ths course choices deadlines. Girls Hockey 2nds @ District S1 Tournament.

26 February 2015
Snr School:12.35pm ECO meeting. 3.30pm Boys Hockey 1st XI v Fettes. SSSA Alpine series qualifying group returns.

25 February 2015
Jnr School: 2.15-3.15 P6 Netball v Stewarts Melville. 4pm Hockey U13 v Fettes. Rugby-Stewarts Melville tournament.

24 February 2015
9-11am 5ths GCSE English Orals Phase 2: Role Play. 4pm Boys Hockey 2nd XI v Fettes. SSSA Alpine series qualifying team departs.

23 February 2015
Term starts at normal times for all pupils. Snr School: 3rds grade/effort reports begin.

22 February 2015
5pm First Response 3 hour 1st Aid Course.

19 February 2015
Auschwitz trip returns. CERN trip returns.

16 February 2015
School offices closed. Auschwitz trip departs. CERN trip departs.

16-20 February 2015
Half Term Break: Holiday club 3+ to 6 years, 8am-6pm, located at ASC building, Jnr School.

13 February 2015
Jnr School: Division Event. 8.45-10.15am P1 Highland Games. Nursery & Jnr School finish at normal times.ASC closes at 6pm.Snr School: My Last Rolo, 8.40am Flying to Leuchars, 5ths Course choice deadline. Holyrood Palace trip (pm) 2T & 2F.

12 February 2015
Snr School: 12.45pm Division Yards Race. 5.30pm 6ths Parents Evening, Dining Hall/Magnusson Centre.

11 February 2015
Jnr School: 8.45-9.15am Charity Breakfast. P5 trip to Museum on the Mound.

10 February 2015
Jnr School: P5 trip to the Museum on the Mound. Snr School: 3.30om Division Swimming (TBC) Glenogle Swimming Baths. 7pm Spring Concert with Jnr School, Main Hall.

9 February 2015
Jnr School: P5 trip to Museum on the Mound. Snr School: Scottish maths Competition papers deadline. Holyrood Palace trip (am) 2M & 2Y.

8 February 2015
8pm Ski weekend trip return. Chinese Speaking Competition group departs for London.

7 February 2015
Rugby 1st XV, 2nd XV, U16A, U16B,B1, B2,C1,C2, D1, D2, JA1, JA2, JB1, JB2 v Stewart's Melville. Girls Hockey 1st XI, 2nd XI, 4ths, 3rds, 2nds, Geits, v St Columba's. Boys Hockey 1st XI, 2nd XI, U15, U13 v George Watson's.
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6 February 2015
Jnr School: Nursery Vista Photographs. P6 Football trip. Snr School: 3rds GCSE course selection deadline. 6ths Career workshops 3. 3.45pm Ski weekend trip departs.

5 February 2015
Jnr School: P6 Football trip. Snr School: UK Maths Trust Intermediate Challenge. RAF Flying at Leuchars.

4 February 2015
Jnr School: Girls Hockey P5/6 v Clifton Hall P6. Snr School: 8.40am RAF Flying at Leuchars.

3 February 2015
Snr School: 12.35pm Division meeting, Room 101.

2 February 2015
Snr School: 4ths grade/effort reports begin. 6ths post-prelims Careers interviews begin.6pm Parents Info meeting for Norway trip.

31 January 2015
Rugby 1st XV, 2nd XV, U16A, U16B,B1, B2,C1,C2, JA1, JA2, JB1, JB2 v Glasgow Academy. Girls Hockey 1st XI, 4ths, 3rds, 2nds v Currie, Girls Hockey 2nd XI, Geits, P5/6 v Mary Erskine's. Boys Hockey 1st XI, U15, v Barlerno HS.
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30 January 2015
Jnr School: P2-6 Internal assessments. Snr School: 6ths & 7ths prelims end. 12.35pm TARG meeting. 7pm Burns Supper.

29 January 2015
Jnr School: P2-6 Internal Assessments. Snr School: ISCO Futurewise interviews end for 5ths. 5.30pm 5ths Parents evening, Dining Hall/Magnusson Centre.

28 January 2015
Jnr School: P2-6 Assessments. Snr School: 2nds & 3rds Girls HPV vaccinations.5.30pm Parents Info meeting for New York Art trip.