Creches

Local Area Creches and Day Nurseries for EH15
Click also to find: Childcare Services, Nursery Schools, After School Care

PreSchools and Playgroups for Edinburgh

Cheeky Monkeys

13 Argyle Cres, Edinburgh EH15 2QQ, UK – 0131 657 4477

After School Care

Campie After School Club

3 Stoneyhill Farm Rd, Musselburgh EH21 6QS, UK – 0131 665 1748

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Independent Schools - Prep & Secondary - for Edinburgh

Independent Schools for Edinburgh - private preparatory and senior schools. Prep schools age 8 yrs to 11yrs or 13 yrs. Senior schools age 11yrs or 13 yrs to 18yrs. Some independent schools have a pre-prep department (age 3 to 8yrs) as well as prep and senior schools. Independent schools can be co-educational or single sex.

Secondary Schools

Portobello High School

1 Milton Rd, Edinburgh EH15 3AS, UK – 0131 669 2324

I go to school here and I honestly think that it gives you a good opportunity. The new school however it is nice but I feel like it's a bit dull and just one colour.

Its actually a good school just the buiding is bad- my brother got all As and 1 B in the exams he did here so it is not a bad school at all.

Holy Rood High School

55 Duddingston Rd W, Edinburgh EH15 3ST, UK – 0131 661 5871

Independent Schools

Regius School

69A Whitehill St, Newcraighall, Musselburgh EH21 8QZ, UK – 0131 669 2913

Local Authority Schools - Primary & Secondary Schools

Local Authority primary and secondary schools for EH15 2NP . LEA primary schools age 4yrs (the year in which a child is 5) to 11yrs. Secondary schools age 11yrs to 16yrs or 18 yrs. Each school has a local catchment area.

Primary Schools

Brunstane Primary School

106 Magdalene Dr, Edinburgh EH15 3BE, UK – 0131 669 4498

Fairly recently an ex pupil came back to be head teacher. The school has came on leaps and bounds and I am proud to have my 3 kids here.

It has kids climbing frames

Duddingston Primary School

78 Duddingston Rd, Edinburgh EH15 1SW, UK – 0131 669 5092

Fabulous school, inclusive culture, great teaching staff my little boy is thriving and has just started in P1.

I love Duddingston primary because it's a really good school and provides good education. I am one of the pupils there and I have really enjoyed my time there.

St. Ninian's RC Primary School

150 Restalrig Rd S, Edinburgh EH7 6JA, UK – 0131 661 3431

Good school

Its a really high qualited school and it has lots of really, well, skillful teachers and they teach pupils and they dont forget even the tiniest of information in the playground they hardly get bad reports they have buddies for the p1s to p2s and sqwadies which are a group of kids that help other kids find friends! so yeah this school is really good!

Ofsted is the Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills. Ofsted reports directly to Parliament and is independent and impartial, inspecting and regulating services which care for children and young people, and those providing education and skills for learners of all ages.

Click for the full database of OFSTED's inspection reports - check out schools in EH15 or anywhere in the country.
GetTheRightSchool was formed to offer a unique reference point on getting your child into the school of your choice. The web site covers all you need to about education choices with tips and a guide to the application process and issues that could impact your child's school day, from dealing with bullying, to money issues, to how to work out school catchment areas when they move schools.
Independent Schools Council Website - has a search facility: by county, school or postcode. The ISC brings together eight associations of independent schools, their heads, bursars and governors and represents over 1,200 independent schools in the UK and overseas.
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Dyslexia support centres
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Special schools for Edinburgh for moderate to severe learning difficulties, ADHD, Autism, Physical impairment, complex health needs, communication difficulties, dyspraxia and other special needs.

Special Needs Schools around you

Prospect Bank School

81 Restalrig Rd, Edinburgh EH6 8BQ, UK – 0131 553 2239

Website with facility to search for many different kinds of special needs schools and links to lots of support groups.  Find a special needs school near Edinburgh or search the website for special schools throughout the UK

Adult Education Centres for EH15 - Language Tuition

Adult Education Centres for Edinburgh which may run evening or daytime language classes

Adult Education

Cameron House Community Education Centre

34 Prestonfield Ave, Edinburgh EH16 5EU, UK – 0131 667 3762

Small neighbourhood community centre with indoor games area and meeting rooms.

The new Cameron House Community Education Centre is at 34 Prestonfield Avenue, Edinburgh, EH16 5EU, and opened in February 2009. The old centre is now closed.

Language Schools

La Jolie Ronde Languages For Children

38 Denholm Rd, Musselburgh EH21 6TU, UK – 0131 653 2404

Language Schools for Edinburgh

Language schools for EH15. Also consider Adult Education Centres which might run evening language classes

Private Tutors for Edinburgh

Private Tuition for EH15
Click also to find: Language Schools, Translators & Interpreters

Private Tutors

Edinburgh Maths Tuition

139 Vexhim Park, Edinburgh EH15 3SF, UK – 0131 657 1119

I would just like to say a big thank you to Jackie for her expertise and skills in teaching my daughter. She tutored her in a comfortable and relaxed way that allowed my daughter to pass all her exams with confidence. I would definitely recommend Jackie as a tutor.