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 28th Feb: C2 rugby v Dundee High cancelled due to unplayable pitch

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.

Click above link for more details and to download a Sales form.

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.
Click here to download fixture details.

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. Review meeting for staff, no Geits or 2nds activities on.

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