The Mary Erskine School A GSG School
- The Mary Erskine School
- Head: David Gray BA
- T 01313 475700
- F 01313 475799
- E email@example.com
- W www.esms.org.uk
- A mainstream independent school for girls aged from 12 to 17
- Boarding: Yes
- Local authority: Edinburgh, City of
- Pupils: 734
- Religion: Non-denominational
- Fees: Day £10,917; Boarding £21,357 - £21,903 pa
- Open days: September
- Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
- Linked schools: ESMS Junior School, Stewart's Melville College
What The Good Schools Guide says..
Big is beautiful, providing a list of over 75 different clubs for all, from goldsmithing to Greek, costume design to curling and cross country, lunchtime and post-school - popular. Major sports have separate clubs for ages/stages and 27 rugby teams....
What the school says...
At Erskine Stewart's Melville family of independent schools, we offer boys and girls the best of both worlds. Our unique diamond structure plays to their individual academic strengths, while allowing them to enjoy social, sporting and recreational activities together.
At The Mary Erskine School your daughter will flourish in an environment of academic excellence. She will work at a pace that suits her development. She will experience unrivalled opportunities to challenge and express herself. She will emerge a happy and confident young woman, ready to play a positive role in society. ...Read more
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What The Good Schools Guide saysBig is beautiful, providing a list of over 75 different clubs for all, from goldsmithing to Greek, costume design to curling and cross country, lunchtime and post-school - popular. Major sports have separate clubs for ages/stages and 27 rugby teams. Good at football too. Girls prefer hockey and basketball, still better at shooting than boys and both sexes join...
Since 2000, Mr David Gray BA PGCE (50s), who was educated at Fettes, and read English at Bristol, where he did his PGCE. Taught English in a Bristol comprehensive, before moving to a language school in Greece, then taught English and modern Greek at Dulwich College and was head of English at Leeds Grammar, before heading Pocklington School in East Yorkshire, for eight years. Since the Erskine Stewart's Melville vast conglomerate forms the largest independent school in...
Special Education Needs
We offer Support for Learning, both in class and in small extracted groups. In first year some pupils are given the option to do one modern language instead of two, allowing support to be delivered instead. 09-09
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders||Y|
|CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia|
|English as an additional language (EAL)|
|Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory|
|Has SEN unit or class|
|HI - Hearing Impairment|
|MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty|
|MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment|
|Natspec Specialist Colleges|
|OTH - Other Difficulty/Disability|
|Other SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|PD - Physical Disability|
|PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty|
|SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health|
|SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication|
|SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty|
|Special facilities for Visually Impaired|
|SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|VI - Visual Impairment|