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Muddy Best Schools Guide

  • St Margaret’s School, Bushey

    Muddy says: A history-rich independent co-ed day and boarding school for pupils aged two to 18. Excels in the arts, empathy, diversity and sport, in addition to its strong academic results.

  • Lockers Park, Hemel Hempstead

    Muddy says: A traditional boys’ pre-prep and prep school with an intimate, home-from-home feel and an emphasis on inclusivity and individuality.

  • St Hilda’s School, Harpenden

    A small, friendly family-owned prep school, St Hilda’s day school for girls is a good option for those who hanker after a warm, home-from-home atmosphere and great pastoral care.

  • St Albans High School Prep, Herts

    Staff at this girls' Pre-Prep and Prep foster a lifelong love of learning and offer pupils the chance for a seamless educational journey from an early age.

  • Kingshott Co-ed Prep School, Hitchin

    Muddy says: This innovative co-ed prep school in central Hertfordshire has outstanding facilities, offers a dynamic curriculum and certainly isn't afraid of change.

  • St Albans High School for Girls

    Check out my update on this highly-regarded selective girls day school for ages 11-18 in the centre of St Albans with fantastic results across the board and a brilliant new Sixth Form Centre.

  • Queenswood Girls’ School, Hatfield

    Muddy says: Looking for a super-sporty boarding school in a bucolic setting? I have just the thing...

  • Mount House School, Barnet

    All change for this small, inclusive school on the Herts/ London border - a brand new head, the introduction of boys and big plans to take the facilities to the next level.

  • Bedford School, Bedfordshire

    Muddy says: One of the top independent boys’ schools in the country, Bedford School excels in the arts, empathy and sport, in addition to its outstanding academic results.

  • Berkhamsted School Senior Boys, Girls and Sixth

    These two single sex Senior schools and Co-ed Sixth Form offer a melting pot of traditional and modern facilities and values which combine to bring a vibrant and dynamic education to their students.

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