Sparking Curiosity.
Igniting Wonder.
Leading co-educational preparatory school and nursery for children aged 6 months to 13 years
Sparking Curiosity.
Igniting Wonder.
Leading co-educational preparatory school and nursery for children aged 6 months to 13 years
Sparking Curiosity.
Igniting Wonder.
Leading co-educational preparatory school and nursery for children aged 6 months to 13 years
Sparking Curiosity.
Igniting Wonder.
Leading co-educational preparatory school and nursery for children aged 6 months to 13 years
Sparking Curiosity.
Igniting Wonder.
Leading co-educational preparatory school and nursery for children aged 6 months to 13 years

Holmwood House

At Holmwood House, we spark curiosity and ignite wonder in each and every child, allowing them to develop individuality, confidence and tenacity to reach their true potential…

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SCHOOL FACTS

1922

Holmwood House
was founded

25

Acres of beautiful
grounds

330

Current pupils
aged 6 months -13 years

40

Extra-curricular
opportunities

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Holmwood Highlights

Year 5 To continue this term’s project, Year 5 used the medium of print to create a portrait of their character this week. Drawing onto a print block is very different to drawing on paper. The colour of the ink and paper chosen can create a different feeling with every print. Year 6 These pictures show the next stage of...

FOHH are looking forward to launching a Challenge Club next term. Throughout next term, you will be able to take part in a new challenge each weekend. The challenges are primarily about having fun. You do not need any specialist equipment to complete any of the challenges, and should be able to find what you need around your house. Mum, Dad and...

Thanks to Mr Thompson for sharing this with us. Our Eco Committee would really like to encourage everyone in school to use one of these alternative idea this Christmas.  

Pre-Prep Awards Golden Awards Golden Awards are made weekly to individuals in each class based on the Golden Rules. The child receives a Golden Award badge to wear for the week. The presentations are made weekly in the Pre-Prep assembly. The following children received a Golden Award during Week 11. Reception Proud Clouds Sebastian W & Maya M Year 1...

Phase 3 assembly was organised by Elise C and Katie B. They wanted to run a social experiment to see whether there would be a difference between peoples comments if they thought they would be protected by anonymity or they knew they would have to say them to the persons face. They split the Phase into two groups, each group...

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OUR TESTIMONIALS

“Holmwood for me is unique in recognising the individuality of every child and working to develop each individual’s strengths.”

Parent

“Set in extensive grounds and with facilities that rival some secondary schools”

Good Schools Guide

“Pupils make excellent progress in all areas of the curriculum and experience considerable success in a wide range of activities”

ISI Inspection Report

“Boarding is done so well, the children absolutely love it!”

Parent

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Holmwood House Nursery School

151 Coach Road, Great Horkesley,
Colchester,
Essex CO6 4DX
T: (01206) 273 827
E: nurserymanager@holmwood.house

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Holmwood House Preparatory School

Chitts Hill, Lexden,
Colchester,
Essex CO3 9ST
T: (01206) 574305
E: office@holmwood.house

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