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Find out more about our work and latest news by reading our latest blogs about the Royal Blind School.
Teaching equipment which was no longer needed at the Royal Blind School is being put to good use in a Blind School in Malawi.
The Equality Status Report for 2015 has now been published. Here we highlight the main points of the report and what it means for the Royal Blind Group and its employees.
Having read about Royal Blind through the work of the IMAGINE European project, five teachers from Sweden got in touch through Facebook to ask if they could visit the Royal Blind School.
When BBC's L.A.B. Scotland came to the Royal Blind School, pupils from Class 8 had a lot of fun creating art using everything from shaving foam to ipads.
“Picture, if you will, children running about and playing. Now imagine sitting in a wheelchair all day with splints on your legs and a body brace needing someone to facilitate movement. That is the reality for many of our pupils. Getting into a hydrotherapy pool means freedom. Freedom from constraint, freedom from discomfort and freedom to get close to friends.”
With the merger of the Royal Blind School’s two campuses earlier last year, the school recognised a need for additional support to be given to pupils during that time of relocation and integration.
Art exhibition of contemporary Edinburgh landscapes donates 10% of every sale to support the Royal Blind School.
Congratulations to the Royal Blind School's swimmers who won an amazing four gold medals at the National VI Youth Swimming Gala in Solihull.
Last week the Royal Blind School opened its brand new pupil run café in the refurbished Canaan Lane campus in Morningside. After head teacher Elaine Brackenridge cut the ribbon, hungry and excited members of staff and guests were met by a bright and spacious café with big windows, beautifully set tables with elegant tea china cups and flowers laid out on each one.
The Royal Blind School was a centre for informative discussion on the move from school into adult life, as parents, carers, teachers and speakers from many different organisations gathered for the successful 'Post School Transition' event.