Joining our schools

We’re continuing to accept applications to join Harrogate Ladies’ College, Highfield Prep School and Highfield Pre-School and are able to welcome prospective families for carefully planned, socially distanced tours and personal visits. 

Please call +44 (0) 1423 537045 or email admissions@hlc.org.uk or visit the Admissions Section of our website to find out more.

Lights, Cameras, Action

The Senior House Drama competition provided a fantastic evening of entertainment, with a mixture of classical masterpieces, iconic comedy sketches and much-loved epic stories. Congratulations to all our budding thespians.

Salve, Magister!

Prep 3 pupils donned their finest togas, tunics and armour for their long-awaited Roman Assembly. It was wonderful to see them so immersed in their roles!

Freedom of Expression

Our creative Pre-School children have been especially busy practising their fine motor skills and developing their artistry. It is amazing what they learn through play and experimentation.

Alumna was the first woman to run a sub 5-minute mile

Diane Leather attracted headlines around the world when she made history at the women’s athletics championships in Birmingham on May 29 1954. Now her former school, Harrogate Ladies’ College, plans to establish an award for … Read Full Story

Plumbing the Depths

Upper 4 pupils reached new heights and delved new depths last week. After tackling the high ropes course at Ripley Castle they then explored underground at the Manchester Hole caves.

Onwards and Upwards

Prep 6 pupils enjoyed the opportunity to meet a senior school Head this week, when Mrs Brett, Principal of HLC, talked to them about what to expect at senior school.