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Development and Alumni

The Development Office brings together all parts of the ESMS community. We help as many adults and young people as possible to benefit from their links to the schools, through careers and networking events, social activities, fundraising and alumni relations.

People of all ages and generations belong to the ESMS community - former pupils, parents, members of staff, and other friends of the schools. We aim to develop a cohesive community with the school values at the heart of all our relationships.

Alumni
We work closely with the DSMC FP Club and the MES FP Guild to support reunion activity and help former pupils connect with each other.

Career and Business Networking
Throughout the year our Engage programme supports parents, former pupils and other friends of the schools to develop their careers or business opportunities.  Our regular networking events enable attendees to learn from each other's experiences, make new contacts and share ideas. 

Developing a Culture of Giving
Over 1000 members of our community donate to the Access to Excellence fund, which allows more young people to gain from the superb opportunities available at our schools.  Help us to give the Gift of Opportunity to more children than ever before! 

Social Activities
Our community events include coffee mornings for parents of our younger children, shopping evenings, ceilidhs and golf days amongst other activities.  They are an enjoyable and easy way to meet other parents and former pupils and to make friends within the ESMS community. 

More Information
If you would like to know more about our activities, or to suggest other development initiatives, please contact:

Suzi Grime
Development Manager
ESMS
3 Queensferry Road
Edinburgh
EH4 3EZ 

T: 0131 311 1131
E: sgrime@esms.org.uk  

Former Pupils

Former Pupils

We also have close links with the schools' alumni organisations: the DSMC Former Pupils Club and the MES Former Pupils Guild.

More information

More information

If you'd like to know more about our activities, or suggest other development initiatives, please contact:

Suzi Grime, Development Manager

The Development Office
Erskine Stewart's Melville Schools
3 Queensferry Road
Edinburgh
EH4 3EZ

0131 311 1131

development@esms.org.uk

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see for yourself

See for yourself

There is no better way to find out more than to come and see for yourself - meet us on a normal working day, meet the children and their teachers, experience for yourself an education unique in Scotland and see why we are proud to be different. We would be delighted to welcome you to our schools at any time.

Simply call Mrs Carole Arnlund the Admissions Secretary
on 0131 311 1111
Or
email admissions@esms.org.uk

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