Edinburgh Academy

George Nicolson were pleased to be instructed by John Dennis & Company (Scotland) Ltd to undertake decoration works to the Science Centre and Learning Commons of The Edinburgh Academy.

Internally, works encompassed the ames taping of new plasterboard walls and ceilings along with the application of fire treatment to the woodwork throughout. Existing walls and ceilings were prepared and decorated within the entrance hall, the laboratories, stairs, numerous stores, toilets, W.C’s, link corridors, lobbies, plant room and library hall. Externally, the metalwork was prepared and painted.

The Edinburgh Academy is a modern, exciting, vibrant co-educational school for 2 to 18 year olds. Housed on two characterful sites near the centre of Scotland’s capital, the school provides the best in 21st century education. Their ethos, size and genuine individual care makes them sector leading in their ability to cater for the unique talents, needs and ambitions of all.


As an outward looking Scottish school, the attributes of the Edinburgh Academy Learner are resilience, curiosity, independence, collaborative attitudes and creativity. These are nurtured in a caring environment through their exceptional academic offering but also through the expressive arts, outdoor education, sport and service to the community.

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