Scottish Council of Independent Schools (SCIS) is an independent, educational charity representing over 70 member schools in Scotland, which educate more than 32,000 children of mixed abilities from diverse backgrounds.

SCIS promotes choice, diversity and excellence in Scottish education
Providing information, advice and guidance to parents.
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For Parents

Parents will find useful information on the Parents' Page.Please help us monitor how helpful our website is by completing a quick Parental Questionnaire.

For School Staff

Teachers, probationary teachers and non-teaching staff will find useful information on the School Staff pages.


Find a School

To help you find the independent school that is right for you SCIS provides a searchable database of independent schools located across Scotland. 




For School Staff

For advice and information  Log on to the members area.


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