Royal Blind School

City of Edinburgh

  • Ages: 8 19
  • Type: Special Needs
  • Depute Headteacher Mrs Angela Russell Bachelor of Education
  • Pupils
    • Total Number of Pupils: 43
    • Number of Day Pupils: 20
    • Number of Residental Pupils 23
  • Method of Entry:
    • Referral through local authority
  • Financial Assistance:
  • Number of Placement Weeks Offered: 39 weeks
  • Reasons for support for young people: Other moderate learning difficulty, Visual impairment, Physical or motor impairment, Language or speech disorder, Autistic spectrum disorder, Physical health problem
  • Examinations: Access 1, Access 2, Access 3, National 1, National 2, National 3, National 4, National 5, Intermediate 1, Intermediate 2, Highers, ASDAN
  • Website: http://www.royalblind.org
  • Brief description: The Royal Blind School is a national grant-aided special school providing care and education to pupils aged 5 to 19 who are visually impaired or blind, including those who have additional support needs. Both day and term-time weekly boarding enrolment is provided.

Contact Details:
Royal Blind School
43-45 Canaan Lane
Edinburgh
EH10 4SG

Telephone: 0131 446 3120

Email: office@royalblindschool.org.uk