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Edinburgh Steiner School Trust Limited, SC002109
Registered charity from 04 September 1945
Charity Details
The name the charity is known by.The Name the Charity is Known ByEdinburgh Steiner School
This shows the latest contact address that OSCR has been given for the charity.Address60 Spylaw Road
This is the latest postcode that the charity has supplied.PostcodeEH10 5BR
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Charities are shown as Standard charities, Registered Social Landlords, or Cross-Border charities. These last two will link through to other Regulators’ websites, where you may be able to view the charity’s accounts.Regulatory Type Standard
This is the link to the lead regulatory body for this organisation.Link to Companies House
This personalised charity registration logo can be downloaded free of charge and used on the charity’s website, email signatures and publications.OSCR Registration Logo
These are taken directly from the charity's constitution. A charity's objects describe what the charity has been legally set up to achieve. They do not necessarily describe all of the activities the charity carries out in order to achieve these objects. Object:
3.1 The objects of the Charity are to advance education. 3.2 Without prejudice to the generality of article 3.1, the Charity may, amongst others, seek: 3.2.1 To carry on in Edinburgh and develop a school or college (for boarders or for day scholars or for both) having for its main objects the advancement of education of and the communication of instruction to children in accordance with the principles enunciated by the late Dr Rudolf Steiner of Dornach, near the City of Basle in Switzerland; 3.2.2 To establish, equip and conduct and co-operate in establishing, equipping and conducting in such places as the charity shall from time to time determine such schools, classes, lectureships and other means of instruction as the charity shall deem expedient with a view to communication of instruction or the advancement of education in accordance with the aforesaid principles; 3.2.3 To grant and establish bursaries and scholarships and to make payments towards the expenses of students and to grant prizes or take any other action designed to promote education and instruction in accordance with the foresaid principles as the charity may from time to time deem conducive to the furtherance of its objects; 3.2.4 To publish and pay the cost of publishing literature which the charity may regard as conducive to education or the communication of instruction in accordance with the principles aforementioned and to contribute to and to promote such literature and to contribute towards the provision of a library or libraries designed to that end; and 3.2.5 To generally promote education and study and communication of instruction by such means as may from time to time be deemed by the charity to be expedient and conducive of the objects above mentioned or any of them.
Details of the charity's operations
Current status of the charity.Charity Status: Active
When the charity last submitted a change in information.Last Updated: 01 May 2024
Whether the charity is a Trust, Company, Unincorporated Association, SCIO, Educational Endowment, Industrial & Provident Society or Statutory Corporation, the date it became that form, and any previous forms it may have had.Constitutional Form: Company (the charity is registered with Companies House)
Constitutional Form Date: 04 Sep 1945
This best describes how local or widespread the work of the charity is.Geographical Spread: UK and overseas
This local authority area in which the charity is currently operating.Main Operating Location: City of Edinburgh
The Charity and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act sets out 15 charitable purposes and one analogous purpose.Purposes: "the advancement of education"
This lists which beneficiary groups the charity has identified as being the main focus of activities: children / young people, older people, people with disabilities or health problems, people of a particular ethnic or racial origin, other defined groups, no specific group or for the benefit of the community, other charities / voluntary bodies.Beneficiaries: "Children or young people"
This sets out the types of activity undertaken by the charity from the following: it makes grants, donations, loans, gifts or pensions to individuals, it makes grants, donations or gifts to organisations, it carries out activities or services itself, it does none of these.Types of activity undertaken: "It carries out activities or services itself"
Annual Information Submission History
The end of the financial year for which accounts and information has been requested. Year End The gross income for the period. Income Expenditure Annual Return Received The date the return was validated by OSCR. Accounts Received The accounts available to view have had personal data such as signatures and addresses redacted (blacked out) to comply with the requirements of the Data Protection Act 1998. The charity’s accounts are the responsibility of the charity trustees and any queries regarding the content of the accounts should be directed to the charity in the first instance. OSCR accepts no liability for the accuracy of the charity’s accounts nor any decision based upon them. Latest Accounts
31 Jul 2019 £1,962,847 £1,998,903 04 May 2020 Yes
31 Jul 2020 £2,122,702 £2,009,847 28 Apr 2021 Yes
31 Jul 2021 £1,989,494 £2,064,016 28 Apr 2022 Yes
31 Jul 2022 £2,425,363 £2,321,737 27 Apr 2023 Yes
31 Jul 2023 £2,633,246 £2,712,853 01 May 2024 Yes Published accounts can be found on the Companies House website
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