Dear Prospective Merchiston Parents

It is our very real pleasure to welcome you to our school website. We trust your visit will be most enjoyable, informative and enriching.

One of the greatest investments you, as a parent, can make in your child’s future is in his education. There are so many aspects to weigh up, such as:

  • academics
  • culture
  • sport
  • social interaction
  • moral character of the school
  • ethos and tradition
  • security
  • discipline
  • affordability
  • value for money.

Merchiston Preparatory School provides well-balanced education in all facets, coupled with a strong culture of caring and compassion.

Thank you for considering Merchiston as an educational option for your son.

Ready, Aye, Ready.



How Do I Apply?

If you would like to apply for your son to attend Merchiston Preparatory School, you may do so as follows:

Click on each of the buttons, below, to access the school’s downloadable admissions forms to express your interest in enrolling your son at Merchiston. There are three compulsory forms requiring completion for this application process.

Each form found at each button must be completed as follows:

  • Forms to be downloaded, completed and returned with all necessary documents, in a sealed envelope, to Gate number 1 before 28 February 2024.
  • Please ensure that you submit the relevant documents to current school for completion.