Grounded in Scotland, Ready for the World

The Edinburgh Academy is a modern, vibrant co-educational school for 2 to 18 year olds.

Housed on two characterful sites near the centre of Scotland's capital, the school provides the best in 21st century education and is designed to be small enough to cater for the unique talents, needs and ambitions of all.

A Scottish education is a well-rounded one and the Edinburgh Academy is passionate about educating the whole child. We aim for academic excellence and this culminates in the sitting of the acclaimed Highers and Advanced Highers (Scottish Qualifications Agency). This is complimented by a full range of co-curricular activities.

Fee assistance bursaries are available to ensure wide access and we also provide scholarships to reward and encourage excellence in the fields of academia, art, sport and music.

We hope that you will find this website useful. This is an exciting place to learn; if you would like find out more, please do not hesitate to contact us. A warm welcome is assured!

Sports Fixture News

Senior School Games Arrangements
Sat 27th August Rugby training at New Field 10am – 11.30am for 1st XV, 2nd XV, U16, B1 & B2, C1 & C2. Rugby training at Junior school pitches 10am – 11.30am for Geits & 2nds A & B squads. Please come changed ready to change.

Open Day 24 September 2016
Open Day 24 September 2016.
Junior School 10am - 12:30pm.
Senior School 11am - 2pm.

Exam Results Update, 2016
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Want to go to university?

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SS Co-curricular Programme 2016
Please find attached Link for Senior School Co-curricular programme April 2016

EA Ball 2016
Saturday 12th November 2016. Come along and enjoy this Vegas themed gala evening! For more information please check the School News Sheet

The News Sheet
 News Sheet

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

EA Enterprise Merchandise
Sale of items currently in place. For details, please check the School New Sheet.

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

26 September 2016
08:30 JS European Day of Languages.

24 September 2016
Senior School and Junior School Open day.

23 September 2016
08:40 RAF Flying at Leuchars.
14:50 Senior School closes for preparation for Open day.

22 September 2016
16:15 Girls Hockey 1st XI, 2nd XI v Fettes (a).
16:15 Girls Hockey 4ths, 3rds v Fettes (h).

20 September 2016
Dutch Penpals visiting P6s.
16:45 Welcome Evening for Geits & New parents.
17:00 Fives Girls U16 v Fettes (a).

17 September 2016
Boys Hockey 1st XI, 2nd XI, U15, U13 v RGC.
Girls Hockey 1st XI, 2nd XI, 4thsm 3rds, 2nds, Geits v MES.
Girls Hockey P6, P5 v MES.
Rugby 1st XV, 2nd XV, B1, B2, D1, D2 v S/M (a) (am).
Rugby U16A, U16B, C1, C2, JA1, JA2 v S/M (h) (am).
Rugby JB1, JB2 v S/M (a) (am).
Rugby Conference match.

16 September 2016
08:40 RAF flying at Leuchars.

15 September 2016
Girls Hockey 1st XI, 2nd XI v Loretto.
16:00 Higher Drama assessments.

14 September 2016
Advanced Higher Drama assessment.
09:00 Advanced Higher Biology field trip.

13 September 2016
16:30 3rds Curriculum afternoon.

10 September 2016
Boys Hockey U15, U13 v SMC.
Boys Hockey 1st XI, 2nd XI v TGA.
Girls Hockey 1st XI, 2nd XI, 4ths, 3rds, 2nds, Geits v ST George's
Girls Hockey P6 v St George's and MES.
Rugby 1st XV, 2nd XV, B1, B2, D1, D2 v Dollar (a) (am).
Rugby JB1, JB2 v Dollar (a) (am).
Rugby U16A, U16B, C1, C2, JA1, JA2 v Dollar (h) (am).
Rugby Conference match.

8 September 2016
Gillman&Soame taking new pupil/Geits/4ths photographs.
19:00 P3-6 Welcome Evening.

7 September 2016
09:00 5ths Geography field trip.
19:00 Nursery & P1-2 Welcome Evening.

3 September 2016
Boys Hockey 1st XI, 2nd XI, U15, U13 v SMC.
Girls Hockey P6, Geits, 2nds training.
Girls Hockey 1st XI, 2nd XI, 3rds, 4ths v North Berwick.
Rugby 1st XV, 2nd XV, B1, B2, D1, D2 v Glasgow Academy (h) (am).
Rugby JB1, JB2 v Glasgow Academy (h) (am).
Rugby U16A, U16B, C1, C2, JA1, JA2 v Glasgow Academy (a) (am).

30 August 2016
P6s to Book Festival.