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.


CCF parades begin
Note to Parents, CCF parades begin 8 September.

A-Level and GCSE Results 2014
Academy pupils have been celebrating success in their recent A-Level and GCSE Results published this August.

SQA Results Day 2014
We congratulate the Edinburgh Academy pupils who have received their Scottish Examination Authority results today.

Canadian Hockey and Rugby Tour Blog
Tour departs 6 Aug, returning 20 Aug.

The News Sheet
 News Sheet

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

20 September 2014
Girls Hockey Geits, 2nds, 3rds, 4ths v George Heriot's (h)(am). Girls Hockey 1st XI, 2nd XI v George Heriot's (a)(am), Girls Hockey P6 v George Heriot's P6 (a)(am). Boys Hockey 1st/2nd XI, U15 v Balerno (h)(am).

20 September 2014 Rugby
Rugby 1XV, 2nd XV, U16A, U16B, D1, D2, JA1, JA2 v Glasgow Academy (a)(am). Rugby B1, B2, C1, C2 v Glasgow Academy (h)(am). Rugby JB1, JB2, JB3 v Glasgow Academy (h)(am).

19 September 2014
7pm Quiz Night, Fundraiser for Music tour.

18 September 2014
Girls Hockey 4ths v Fettes U15 (a)(pm).

17 September 2014
12.35pm Division Superstars, Main Hall. Girls Hockey 2nds v Cargilfield U13 (h)(pm).

16 September 2014
Snr School: Rugby 1st XV, 2nd XV, U16A, U16B v Fettes (h)(pm). Rugby B1, B2, C1, C2 v Fettes (a)(pm). Girls Hockey 2nd XI v Fettes 5ths XI (a)(pm). Girls Hockey 1st XI v Fettes 3rd XI (h)(pm). 7-9pm New Parents' Welcome evening, Main Hall.

15 September 2014
Snr School: DoE Bronze qualifying 4ths return.3rds Career interviews start. UCAS Internal deadline for completion of early applicants' forms. 5.15-6pm Music Tour meeting for parents & pupils, Robertson Room.

14 September 2014
DoE Bronze qualifying 4ths depart. 1-5pm Dive training.

13 September Hockey
Girls Hockey 1st XI, 2nd XI, Geits, 2nds v St George's (h)(am). Girls Hockey 3rds, 4ths v St George's (a)(am). Girls Hockey P6 v St George's P6 (a)(am). Boys Hockey 1st XI, 2nd XI v Glasgow Academy (a)(am).

13 September 2014 Rugby
Rugby 1st XV, B1, B2, C1, C2 v St Aloysius (a)(am). Rugby U16A, D1, D2, JA1, JA2 v St Aloysius (h)(am). Rugby JB1, JB2 v St Aloysius (a)(am).

12 September 2014
Snr School: 9am-3.30pm 5ths Geography Field Trip. CUKAS: Internal deadline for completion of forms.

11 September 2014
Jnr School: 7-8.30pm P3-6 Information Evening. 8.50am Division Assembly. 9am-12.35pm Gillman & Soame New pupil/Geits & 4ths photographs, SLT.

10 September 2014
Snr School: Own Clothes Day.

9 September 2014
Jnr School: 7-8.30pm P1-2 & Nursery Information Evening. Snr School: Geits & 2nds Activities begin.

8 September 2014
CCF parades begin

6 September 2014
Rugby 1st XV, 2nd XV, B1, B2, JA1, JA2 v Dollar (h)(am). Rugby U16A, U16B, C1, C2, D1, D2 v Dollar (a)(am). Rugby JB1, JB2 v Dollar (h)(am). Girls hockey training (am). Boys Hockey 1st XI, 2nd XI, v Stewart's Melville (a)(am), Boys Hockey U15, U13 v Stewart's Melville (h)(am).

5 September 2014
Snr School: 11.55am-12.35pm 7ths Personal Statement workshop Sheffield University.

4 September 2014
Snr School: no after school activities except Music.Geits and 2nds make their activity choices, finished by 4.15pm

3 September 2014
Jnr School: P6-Friends of Chernobyl Children visit. Snr School: 12.35-1.35pm Division Meeting. Weekly drama rehearsals begin.

2 September 2014
Snr School: 12.35pm-2.55pm Higher Education Fair (7ths), Corn Exchange. 1.30pm-2.15pm JASS launch for Geits/2nds, Main Hall.

1 September 2014
Snr School: CUKAS & UCAS early applicants-completed draft application forms to class teachers. UCAS General applicants draft of Personal Statement to class teacher.