At The Mary Erskine School we offer the best rounded education for girls in Edinburgh. As a diamond school the girls begin their education in our co-educational Junior School where they establish lasting friendships with the opposite sex. As they reach their teenage years the girls move to The Mary Erskine School which allows us to nurture the girls, build confidence and encourage them to explore their passions, free from the constraints of gender stereotypes.
The house system and many of our extra-curricular activities are twinned with Stewart’s Melville College, including trips, concerts, orchestras and performing arts. This ensures that girls and boys continue to maintain their friendships and develop their social skills. At Sixth Form The Mary Erskine School and Stewart’s Melville College children come back together to help our pupils prepare for life beyond school. This diamond structure allows girls to thrive by giving them only the best aspects of co-education and single sex education.
With an all girls' education at The Mary Erskine School our girls: