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

DofE News
Click to download our Duke of Edinburgh News Letter (login required).

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

30 April 2015
Jnr School: P3K to York. Snr School: UK Maths Trust Jnr Challenge (2nds/3rds). GCSE PE moderation. 12.35pm ECO meeting. 3.30pm Boys Athletics vs Stewart's Melville-U14, U15, U17, Open.

29 April 2015
Jnr School: P3B to York. Snr School: RAF flying at Leuchars.

28 April 2015
Jnr School: P3P to York. Snr School: Higher exams begin. After school activities begin. AS/A2 Music practicals.

27 April 2015
Jnr School: Teacher led activities begin.

26 April 2015
Beating Retreat Rehearsal. St Giles Cathedral at Six Concert.

25 April 2015
Cricket 1st XI Twenty 20 at Strathallan. Boys Athletics vs George Watson's - U14, U15, U17, Open.
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24 April 2015
Jnr School: P5 Camp to Meigle. Snr School: GCSE PE video evidence gathering day.

23 April 2015
Jnr School: P5 camp to Meigle. Snr School: 12.35pm ECO committee meeting.

22 April 2015
Jnr School: P5 Camp to Meigle.

21 April 2015
All pupils return for normal start times. Jnr School: Sports Centre led after school activities begin. P5 Camp to Meigle. Snr School: No after school activities.

20 April 2015
Staff Inservice Day. Snr School Golf Championship.

7-20 April 2015
Holiday Club for 3+ to 6 years at ASC.

3-20 April 2015
2-4 April: Outward Bound Camp. 3-11 April Art trip to New York and Washington. 5-7 April: Adventure training. 11-18 April: CCF (RAF) Easter Camp. 13-16 April: DoE Gold expedition 6ths. 18-20 April: DoE Silver practice 5ths.

3 April 2015
Easter School holidays: School office closed Fri 3rd and Mon 6 April.

2 April 2015
Jnr School: Division Event. Jnr School Reports issued to parents. Nursery & Jnr school finish at normal time. ASC closes at 6pm. Snr School: ECO meeting, Room 45. 2.30pm Outward Bound Camp departs to Castlelaw. 2.30pm Easter Service. School finishes after the service. School library closes at 4pm, no supervision available past 4pm.

1 April 2015
Jnr School: P5-6 Cross Country. P6 Living and Growing. Snr School: GCSE Art exam. Frugal lunch. Sports Team Photographs (Geits-4ths). Rugby 1st XV v BATS. Middle Division Football (3rds & 4ths). Middle Division Girls Hockey (3rds & 4ths).

31 March 2015
Snr School: GCSE Art exam. Snr Boys Division Football (5ths-7ths) (only those involved), New Field. Sports Team Photographs. (5ths-7ths). Parents & Geits Dounans Trip information evening.

30 March 2015
Jnr School: JS Spring Concert. 1.30-3pm Spring Fair. Snr School: GCSE Art prep. Jnr Boys Division Football (Geits & 2nds). Jnr Girls Division Hockey (Geits & 2nds), both at New Field.

28 March 2015
9.30am-11am Senior School Division Cross Country Championships, Raeburn Place. Queen's Hall Concert rehearsals (pm). 7pm Queen's Hall Concert, Queen's Hall.

27 March 2015
Jnr School: P4 Egyptian Museum. Snr School: End of 6ths interviews. Modern Language Orals end.

26 March 2015
Jnr School: P5 Jacobite Show. Snr School: Snr Division Rugby (5ths-7ths), Snr Boys Division Hockey (5ths-7ths), Snr Girls Division Hockey (5ths-7ths) all at New Field. Individual kicking competition (5ths-7ths)(only those involved), New Field. 12.35pm ECO meeting.