Nursery children playing in autumn

Our Mission Statement

A new Mission Statement for ESMS has been released which will help to guide our decisions and direct our creative energy.

Our Vision is to be a pioneer of rounded education in Edinburgh, giving every child the opportunity to excel.

Our Mission is to develop grounded, resilient, accomplished children, with strong values who go out into the world equipped with everything they need to lead full and happy lives.

Aims

  • We offer an outstanding, well-rounded education, to a diverse group of children
  • We take time to build strong relationships and to help our children feel happy, safe and secure so that they thrive emotionally and socially and academically
  • We provide an unrivalled range of activities outside the classroom, enabling our children to discover and develop their natural talents
  • We inspire children to aim high and achieve strong academic results
  • We give children every opportunity to seize and embrace every challenge that life throws at them
  • Our teachers inspire innovative thinkers with a love of learning that will last a lifetime
  • Our children develop the confidence to use their voices
  • Our nine values embed character, inspiring children to develop good hearts, make good decisions and improve the world around them.

The ESMS Values

How we treat each other and shape who we are

At ESMS we are proud of our achievements, but it is our values that are the heartbeat of school life and set the bar for our success. They embed character, inspiring children to develop good hearts, make good decisions and improve the world around them.

Our nine values are: