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.

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.

Harrogate Ladies’ College praised following inspection success

A new inspection report has revealed that a leading Harrogate school has met key Government standards in all areas despite the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. Harrogate Ladies’ College recently underwent a comprehensive review by … Read Full Story

Making a Splash

The Senior Swimming Team took part in the hotly contested Northern Relay Championships last week, and were delighted to scoop silver medals in both the Medley and Freestyle relays.  

Aspirin(g) Chemists

Upper 6 Chemists have been applying their knowledge of acylation reactions in preparing samples of aspirin. Students also researched the history of aspirin and implications for medical use.