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.


The News Sheet
 News Sheet

Senior School Choir Success
The Edinburgh Academy Senior School Chamber Choir wins Barnardo’s National Choir Competition 2014

EA Passes Charitable Test
The School welcomes the decision of the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR) who have stated that the EdinburghAcademy passes the charitable test applied. The regulator’s decision shows recognition of the breadth of charitable support given by the Edinburgh Academy.

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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

22 April 2014
First day of Summer term. Normal start times.

18 & 21 April 2014
Both Junior & Senior School will be closed.

12 April 2014
Ski trip returns from Austria.

11 April 2014
Classics trip returns from Rome.

9 April 2014
Army Easter Camp return from Aberdeen, 1.30pm approx.

7 - 17 April 2014
Holiday Club, Monday - Friday 8am-6pm for 3+ to 6 year olds located in ASC building, Junior School.

5 April 2014
Snr School: Classics trip to Rome & Pompeii departs. Ski trip to Austria departs.

4 April 2014
Last Day of Spring Term. Jnr School: 8.45am Easter Service. P1-6 reports issued to parents. P6 football trip returns. Nursery ends 1.45pm, P1-2 ends 2pm, P3-6 ends 2.10pm. ASC closes at 5pm. Snr School: 1.30pm Army Easter Camp departs, Aberdeen. 2.30pm Easter Service. 3pm School finishes. 4pm Library closes, no after school supervision.

3 April 2014
Jnr School: 1.45pm P1-2 Grandparents Day. P6 Football trip departs. 3.30pm-4.15pm No teacher led after school activities. Snr School: Pupil Council Meeting, Mills Suite.

2 April 2014
Jnr School: P6 to Dominion movie theatre. P5P to National Portrait Gallery.3.30pm-4.15pm No teacher led after school activities. Snr School: GCSE Art exam. 12.40pm Geits-4th Sports Team photographs. 5.30pm Rugby 1st XV v BATS.

1 April 2014
Jnr School: P5W trip to National Portrait Gallery. 2pm-3.30pm P5-6 Cross Country. 3.30pm-4.15pm No teacher led after school activities. Snr School:GCSE Art exams.7.30pm Chamber Choir, Main Hall.