Independent schools in Hertfordshire

Search for independent schools from across Hertfordshire – nursery and prep (from early years to age 11 or 13) and senior (for entry at 11 or 13 years).

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Abbot's Hill School

Abbot's Hill School
D Boys 6m-4, Girls 6m-16, Hertfordshire

Abbot’s Hill is a happy, thriving and dynamic school offering an all-round education for girls aged 4-16 years. Our Day Nursery & Pre-School caters for girls and boys from 6 months. Our historic campus offers modern facilities in a magnificent country setting, situated in over 70 acres of beautiful parkland on the outskirts of Hemel Hempstead.

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Aldenham Preparatory School

Aldenham Preparatory School
D Coed 3-11, Hertfordshire

Aldenham Preparatory School is an independent day school for boys and girls aged 3 to 11.

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Aldenham School

Aldenham School
DB Coed 11-18, Hertfordshire

Aldenham School is a co-educational independent school for pupils aged thirteen to eighteen, located between Elstree and the village of Aldenham in Hertfordshire, England

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Aldwickbury School

Aldwickbury School
D Boys 4-13, Hertfordshire

Aldwickbury School is a vibrant and dynamic community, linking consistency and tradition with all that is best about modern educational practice. We understand how boys think, grow and learn, eventually becoming fine young men displaying a confident approach toward all that life may hold and a determination to carve out their own future.

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Beechwood Park

Beechwood Park
DB Coed 3-13, Hertfordshire

Beechwood Park is a co-educational independent Prep School providing a high standard of education for children aged rising 3 to 13, located in extensive parkland in the Hertfordshire Countryside. The School has its own onsite Nursery; Woodlands Nursery which was recently named as one of the top 20 nurseries in the east of England.

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Berkhamsted School

Berkhamsted School
DB Coed 3-18, Hertfordshire

Berkhamsted School in Hertfordshire was founded in 1541 and is a leading independent school with a diamond structure comprising a co-ed Prep, single sex Boys and Girls Schools and a co-ed Sixth.

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Bishop's Stortford College

Bishop's Stortford College
DB Coed 4-18, Hertfordshire

Bishop’s Stortford College is, in the words of ISI inspectors, ‘an exceptional learning community’ - a place where children, as they enter the teenage years, have wonderful opportunities to become confident, well-rounded and interesting young men and women who take with them the qualifications, skills, adaptability and respect for others to thrive in the world beyond school.

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Charlotte House Preparatory School for Girls

Charlotte House Preparatory School for Girls
D Girls 3-11, Hertfordshire

Charlotte House Prep School is a IAPS school for girls aged 3 to 11 in Hertfordshire.

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Edge Grove

Edge Grove
DB Coed 3-13, Hertfordshire

Edge Grove is a vibrant and successful prep school for boys and girls aged 3-13, set in 48 acres of beautiful Hertfordshire countryside with excellent facilities, playing fields and outdoor play areas.

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Haileybury

Haileybury
DB Coed 11-18, Hertfordshire

Haileybury offers a world of opportunity for talented girls and boys who wish to contribute fully to our happy and purposeful community.

We are academically selective and we expect our pupils to achieve excellent results in public examinations. Most of our pupils take up places at the best universities in the UK and around the world. In addition to providing intellectual rigour and challenge, we provide a holistic education that balances academic achievement with the development of character, resilience and leadership. All of our boys and girls are strongly encouraged to take full advantage of the widest range of co-curricular activities on offer at Haileybury. Participation in these activities stretches the pupils; it promotes a sense of social responsibility, enhances team spirit and engenders confidence.

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Heath Mount School

Heath Mount School
DB Coed 3-13, Hertfordshire

Heath Mount is a day and flexi boarding school, situated five miles from Hertford, Ware and Knebworth. The school is situated in a wonderful setting at Woodhall Park – a beautiful Georgian mansion set in 40 acres of stunning grounds. 

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Immanuel College

Immanuel College
D Coed 4-18, Hertfordshire

Immanuel College develops in its pupils understanding of the teachings and practice of Judaism and of the history and achievements of mankind. Its goal is to nuture principled, enquiring and confident adults who will enjoy fulfilling Jewish lives during which they will contribute to the well-being and progress of society and their people.

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Kingshott School

Kingshott School
D Coed 3-13, Hertfordshire

Kingshott School is an IAPS coeducational day school for boys and girls aged 3 to 13 in Hitchin, Hertfordshire.

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Lochinver House School

Lochinver House School
D Boys 4-13, Hertfordshire

Lochinver House School is situated in a pleasant residential area on the edge of green belt land in South Hertfordshire and is conveniently placed for access to London. The heart of the school is a late Victorian house. The facilities are extensive and include a purpose built Pre-Prep Department, separate Sports Hall, Gymnasium and Theatre, Music Centre, Modern Languages and English Departments, an Information Technology room and two Science Laboratories which have recently undergone a complete refurbishment. The School has its own extensive playing fields on site. The major sports are Football, Rugby, Cricket and Athletics and all boys learn to swim whilst they are in the Junior School and have the opportunity to take part in a very wide range of sports and physical activities.
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Queenswood

Queenswood
DB Girls 11-18, Hertfordshire

A leading boarding and day school for girls aged 11 - 18, in a beautiful 120-acre estate close to London

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St Albans High School for Girls

St Albans High School for Girls
D Girls 4-18, Hertfordshire

We are an independent C of E day school, founded in 1889, offering a continuous education and a commitment to individual excellence for 982 girls aged 4 to 18. Our Prep School is in nearby Wheathampstead, with the Senior School being in St Albans itself. Academic standards are very high with stellar results at GCSE and A Level, but we also have an excellent reputation for pastoral care.

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St Albans School

St Albans School
D Boys 11-19, Hertfordshire

St Albans School dates from 948AD. A selective independent HMC day school of 880 with a co-ed Sixth Form of 310, it offers Scholarships and bursaries at all ages of entry. The School's sporting record is outstanding and Drama and Music are strengths, the latter benefiting from our close links with the Cathedral.

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St Columba's College

St Columba's College
D Coed 4-18, Hertfordshire

St Columba's College is a co-educational independent Catholic day school for ages 4 to 18 in St Albans, Hertfordshire. We provide a high-quality education and outstanding pastoral care to students of all faith traditions. Our holistic approach to education creates a nurturing environment where every student can flourish and achieve their own best standard.

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St Francis' College

St Francis' College
DB Girls 3-19, Hertfordshire

St. Francis’ College is a thriving community of just over 350 girls, providing a modern education based on Christian principles. The students are aged from 3 to 18 years old and all receive individual care promoting their spiritual, moral, intellectual, creative and physical development. The school recognises the unique qualities of each student and encourages social responsibility and respect for others.

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St Hilda's School

St Hilda's School
D Boys 2-4, Girls 2-11, Hertfordshire

St Hilda's is an IAPS preparatory school for girls aged 4 to 11 in Bushey, Hertfordshire. It was judged an 'outstanding setting, highly effective in meeting the needs of the children' in its most recent ISI Inspection. There is also a stand-alone nursery, Bluebird Nursery, which offers sessional and wrap around care for boys and girls aged 2 - 4.

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St Joseph's In The Park

St Joseph's In The Park
D Coed 3-11, Hertfordshire

St Joseph's in The Park is an IAPS for Girls and Boys aged 3 to 11years in Hertfordshire.

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Stormont School

Stormont School
D Girls 4-11, Hertfordshire

Stormont School is an independent day school for girls aged 4 to 11.

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D Coed 2-11, Hertfordshire
D Boys 6-11, Hertfordshire
D Boys 11-18, Hertfordshire
DB Coed 11-18, Hertfordshire
D Coed 3-18, Hertfordshire
DB Boys 4-13, Girls 4-7, Hertfordshire
D Hertfordshire
D Coed 3-11, Hertfordshire
D Boys 3-13, Hertfordshire
Girls 11-18, Hertfordshire
DB Girls 11-18, Hertfordshire
DB Coed 9-19, Hertfordshire
DB Boys 2-4, Girls 2-18, Hertfordshire
DB Coed 3-18, Hertfordshire
DB Coed 11-18, Hertfordshire
DB Girls 4-18, Hertfordshire
D Boys 3-13, Girls 3-11, Hertfordshire
D Coed 3-13, Hertfordshire