Beechwood Park

  • Day
  • Boarding
  • Boys
  • Girls
  • Pre-Prep
  • Prep
  • 400 to 700 pupils
  • Beechwood Park is an independent day and boarding school for boys and girls aged 3 to 13, in Markyate, Hertfordshire.

    The school mission is to 'nuture, engage and inspire pupils', giving them the skills they need to prepare for a future life and love of learning. The school has a strong co-curricular programme in sport, music, drama, art and design as well as Forest School. The school is fortunate to occupy a rual setting within parkland and woodland with outdoor learning opportunities in abundance.

    Head Ed Balfour says: 'Our senior pupils are living examples of our coeducational Mission; they are proudly individual yet connected by an education which teaches them to love life and squeeze every opportunity out of it; they embrace challenge and adapt to and are excited by change; they develop resilience and aspire to excellence in all that they do. They are happy, confident adventurers, who enjoy exploring big ideas, who argue and create, retaining balance and truth.'

    Inspection reports

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    The school was last inspected in January 2019. Read the inspection reports on the school's website.

    The school is a registered charity managed by a board of governors. Read more on the Charity Commission website.

    Open Days

    The best way to find out more about any school is to visit. The next event for prospective parents is:

    Open Morning, 14th October

    9.30am to 12 noon

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    Contact Details

    Markyate, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 8AW

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