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Edinburgh is generally regarded as an affluent city, however, sadly there are some concentrated areas of multiple deprivation on par with the most deprived areas in Scotland. Some of these areas are in our local community of North Edinburgh, where it is our vision to deliver positive social impact and change through the power of people and sport.

Roots, Shoots and Scores

Our innovative project combining learning around growing food, food waste and the UN Sustainable development goals is growing fast!

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10 years at The Academy: watch our video

Alternatives at the Alternative School.

What we've learnt as we've adapted to Covid-19.

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83,134 Acts of Kindness

A review of the work of The Academy during Covid-19

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6 million euros benefit

UEFA research shows the benefit of The Academy to the local community

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