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The Schools

Find out more about our unique family of independent schools below.

ESMS Nursery

ESMS Nursery is a happy, caring environment, set in beautiful grounds in the centre of Edinburgh.

ESMS Junior School

The Junior School is a warm, fun, imaginative place where every child, from Nursery to Primary 7, is known personally.

The Mary Erskine School

A school for girls aged 12-18 in Edinburgh where pupils are encouraged to find their voices, ignore stereotypes and become confident, secure, ambitious young women.

Stewart's Melville College

A school for boys aged 12-18 in Edinburgh who understand how to motivate and nurture boys to help them thrive and leave school with lifelong friendships and strong characters.

Sixth Form

Our ESMS Sixth Form is a co-educational community of students with its own identity and individual approach allowing students to enjoy a genuine pre-university experience.

Boarding at ESMS

Dean Park House provides a comfortable, close-knit and happy home from home for children from Primary 6 to Sixth Form. Our small size means that boarding is just like being a member of an extended family.