About ESMS

A unique family of independent schools for boys and girls

Welcome to the ESMS family of independent schools for children aged 3-18 in Edinburgh. Together our schools have been turning out world-class boys and girls for over 150 years. We offer a co-educational Junior School, single-sex but closely twinned secondary education for boys and girls and a co-educational Sixth Form. ESMS also offer flexible Boarding options from age 10 in Dean Park Boarding House. 

Find out more about our history below, as well as information on staff vacancies, our contact details and our term dates.

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Our Heritage

The history of Erskine Stewart's Melville Schools

Senior Management at their weekly meeting

Leadership Team

Meet our Senior Management Team and Governing Council

Staff Vacancies

Teaching and non-teaching jobs available at ESMS

ESMS Junior School children in  the library

Contact Us

Find the contact details for each of our schools

Senior School pupils working

Term Dates 2019 / 2020

Term dates for all ESMS schools