Fettes College and Fettes Prep are uniquely situated in extensive grounds and woodland close to the heart of Edinburgh, and enjoys a reputation as one of the pre-eminent boarding and day schools in the UK for boys and girls aged 7-18. Fettes is a creative and vibrant community, an exciting place in which to live and work.
About the school
Fettes is uniquely situated in private, extensive grounds close to the heart of Edinburgh and enjoy the reputation as one of the UK’s pre-eminent boarding schools for boys and girls aged 7-18.
Full Boarding Ethos
We are a full-boarding school with 70% of pupils in The College boarding full time and 25% boarding in our Prep School (we do not offer flexi or weekly boarding). Each boarding house (2 in the Prep School and 9 in The College) is a caring community of students and staff designed to be a real home-from-home.
‘Sector-Leading’ Pastoral Care
We know that only happy, well-supported children truly flourish. Life at Fettes is founded on strong family values: individuality is appreciated, cultures are embraced and unique talents are celebrated.
Maximising Academic Potential
We seek to provide exceptional teaching in order to inspire a lifelong love of learning. The quality of education we deliver goes beyond achieving impressive academic results