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

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Mr Ed Bond to the headship of Holmwood House School from September 2021. On the cusp of the school’s 100th anniversary, Mr Bond will succeed Mr Alexander Mitchell, who has served as headmaster of Holmwood House for 12 years, becoming only the sixth headteacher in the school’s history.  Mr Bond was educated...

Dear Parents Further to Mr Davies’ letter yesterday, I am delighted that the next Head of Holmwood House has been announced. I will be welcoming Mr Bond and his family on site over the weekend to show them around and to start the process of what I aim to be a very smooth transition over the next term.  Mr Bond...

Dear Pupils and Parents of Phase 3, As we approach the end of the spring term I find myself looking back and reflecting on the vast array of wonderful learning experiences and social opportunities the pupils have been part of. It’s been a term of two halves… but not as we know it! Learning online was managed superbly by the...

Pre-Prep Golden Awards Reception Proud Clouds Charlotte T Year 1 Eddie L Year 2 Lily H and Joshua C Year 3 Annie B and Will C Years R-3 5Rs Awards Reasoning Raven Aurelia L-D, Mollie A, Darcy T, Blake C Resilient Rhino James K, Maya M, Isabella C, George B Responsible Reindeer Daisy L Reflective Rabbit Tobey E, Sebastian W...

Today, Friday 26 March 2021 is Land Element Day. It’s been a home clothes day for all pupils in Land and we’ve all come dressed in red to raise money for charity. We are also holding a competition for all pupils in the school to design a shield that represents all three Elements (Air, Land and Water). The winning design...

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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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