Virtual Experience Lower School Recordings

This year's Experience Lower School Event was recorded and is available for you to watch below. We hope that this page gives you a sense of life in our Lower School and the chance to explore the school through film and links to key areas of our website.  

 A welcome from the Head, Mrs Alex Hems introduces you to Lower School. This is followed by an overview of Lower School from Mel Benson, Head of Lower School.

There are also video clips of:

  • A pupil guided virtual tour of Lower School
  • Two parents give their perspectives of Lower School
  • Two pupils give their perspectives of Lower School
  • A Q & A session with parents, staff and pupils.
  • Alex Hems' Welcome to Experience Lower School

    Alex Hems' welcome address to the Experience Lower School event.

  • Overview of Lower School

    Mel Benson, Head of Lower School, gives an overview of the school.

  • Tour of Lower School (P7 - S1)

    A pupil guided tour of the Lower School (P7 - S1)

  • Parents' Perspectives

    Two Lower School parents talk about their experiences.

  • Students' Perspectives

    Deepti and Vittoria talk about their experiences of Lower School

  • Q & A Session

    Q & A Session with Parents, Staff and Pupils.

Visiting the school

You are warmly invited to meet senior members of staff who will be happy to discuss your daughter's education with you. We are currently able to offer in-person and video conference meetings. We are also offering some external tours of the grounds if you have arranged a school visit to meet a member of staff. Please contact our admissions department to arrange an appointment. 

Our Admissions Department, Jane Thomson and Madeleine Morrice will be your main points of contact throughout the admissions process. They are very happy to answer any questions and can be contacted by emailing or telephoning 0131 311 8008.

Useful links

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