Edinburgh Montessori Arts School

18K Liberton Brae, Scotland, EH16 6AE, United Kingdom

Q2: What is the age range of children in the school / organisation? 

0-3, 3-6, 6-12, Currently planning 12-18

Q3: What is the number of children in each of the age ranges?

3-6                        50

6-12                       20

Q4: How is the school / organisation funded?

Fee paying

Q5: What year was the adolescent (age 12+) organisation/ school established or when it is planned to start?

Tentatively 2017/2018

Q6: Are students together in mixed age groups?

Yes 12-18,

Our plan is to begin with the whole range and split it as we are doing with our elementary when numbers


Q7: What is the school / organisation policy about accepting children without previous Montessori experience to the adolescent programme?

By interview with the child and their family followed by a trial period.

Q8: What are the arrangements regarding boarding?

No boarding

Q9: Which of the following best describes the location of your school / organisation?


Q10: Would you describe your school / organization as land based?


Q11: What qualifications are offered at 16?

International Baccalaureate

Q12: What qualifications are offered at 18?

International Baccalaureate

Q13: Which teaching approaches are used?

Experiential learning, Individual research, Seminars,  Possibly all

Q14: Are the young people linked into the local community? 

Yes it is our plan to continue our market garden and develop a micro economy or economies branching from this.