Merchiston Castle School

'Think about a wonderfully caring and nurturing family environment, where they will learn to like learning more.'

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Merchiston Castle School

294 Colinton Road,
EH13 0PU

Boys, Boarding, Day, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

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Stewart's Melville College

Queensferry Road,

Boys, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.