Education open days in Hertfordshire

PUBLISHED: 11:18 13 February 2020 | UPDATED: 09:01 14 February 2020

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The county’s top schools open their doors to you this Spring

Abbot's Hill SchoolAbbot's Hill School

Abbot's Hill School

Abbot's Hill is a happy, dynamic and thriving 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. We have a strong record of academic success. Our pupils are taught in small classes in which excellent teaching and personalised support ensure that everyone is inspired to exceed their potential. We pride ourselves on our pastoral care. In such a nurturing environment, pupils grow in confidence, embrace new challenges and eagerly take on increasing responsibilities.

To experience Abbot's Hill for yourself, come to our next Open Morning on Saturday 7th March, 10am-12pm.

Bunkers Lane, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire HP3 8RP | 01442 240333 | | | |

Kingshott SchoolKingshott School


Kingshott is a flourishing Preparatory school with over 400 children on the outskirts of Hitchin. With first-rate facilities, outstanding pastoral care and vibrant academic and co-curricular programmes, set in beautiful grounds, Kingshott combines considerable existing strengths with bold ambitions. We see teaching as a process of lighting fires: sparking curiosity, inventiveness and expression that fuels genuine, deep-seated learning together with the ability and the confidence to apply the skills and knowledge learnt. Changes in our curriculum and the investment in facilities to support the delivery of that curriculum are truly coming together to propel the school forward for the next generation.

The date of our next Open Morning is Friday 15th May 2020 9am til 11am

Stevenage Rd, St Ippolyts, Hitchin SG4 7JX | 01462 432009 |

Lockers Park (c) Adam HollierLockers Park (c) Adam Hollier

Lockers Park

Lockers Park is a day and boarding school for boys (ages 7-13) with a Pre-Prep for boys and girls (ages 4-7). The School holds an excellent academic reputation, preparing pupils for the country's top senior schools. Treating pupils as individuals is a central tenet of Lockers Park's approach, which aims to build independence and resilience in each and every child no matter where their strengths lie. Lockers Park's free wraparound care programme is hugely popular with busy parents: 7.30am-7.30pm for Prep School pupils, 7.30am-6.00pm for Pre-Prep pupils (included within termly fees).

Come along to the next School Open Morning on Saturday 14th March (10.00am-12.00pm) to find out more.

Lockers Park Lane, Hemel Hempstead, Herts HP1 1TL | 01442 251712 | | | |

Princess Helena College (c) Ben DavisPrincess Helena College (c) Ben Davis

Princess Helena College

Princess Helena College is a small and dynamic independent day and boarding school for girls and boys aged 11-18. The school, set in 100 acres of beautiful countryside, is conveniently located in north Hertfordshire, just outside Hitchin. Academic excellence is combined with a wide range of co-curricular opportunities and outstanding individual attention. Students develop good learning habits and leave as intellectually curious adults who are equipped with the knowledge, skills and confidence to be leaders in their chosen fields.

The environment, ethos and opportunities on offer allow every student to discover talents and interests - be that intellectual, sporting or creative - and enable each individual to develop what is special within them. Students are encouraged to believe in themselves, to challenge themselves both in school and beyond, and to grow into confident, successful individuals. Open Days allow prospective families to tour the school, meet current students and talk to students to gain an insight into life at Princess Helena College.

Preston, Hitchin SG4 7RT | 01462 432100 | | Facebook:| Twitter: | Linkedin:

St Albans High School for GirlsSt Albans High School for Girls

St Albans High School for Girls

St Albans High School for Girls (STAHS), is an independent day school for girls. At Prep School, based in the village of Wheathampstead amongst fields and woodland, girls have the opportunity to get muddy, to play, to develop a passion for learning and fun. Our Senior School in St Albans is a short train ride from London. We have around 1040 students. Admission is selective, by interview and exam to identify inventive thinkers. Girls learn best in an all-girls' environment, so we focus on fostering their intellectual and social confidence, offering exciting academic and co-curricular opportunities to prepare them for university and beyond.

For details of our 2020 Open Events, and to book, please visit our website.

Townsend Avenue, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 3SJ | 01727 853800 |

Westbrook Hay Prep SchoolWestbrook Hay Prep School

Westbrook Hay Prep School

Westbrook Hay Prep School is an outstanding independent school for boys and girls aged 3 - 13 years. Located between Berkhamsted and Hemel Hempstead, the school is set in 27 acres of beautiful parkland with a mission to develop happy, confident and successful children who are well prepared for their future. Our children are encouraged to enjoy their childhood in a wonderful stimulating, creative and stretching learning environment. Every child has the opportunity to shine whilst they are with us in either sport, music, drama, art and in the classroom and benefit from our state-of-the-art facilities. When our children leave , they achieve excellent academic results with many winning scholarships to their chosen schools.

We look forward to meeting you at our next Open Morning on Saturday 7th March 9:30am-12:30pm.

London Road, Hemel Hempstead HP1 2RF | 01442 256143 | | | |

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