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.

Close to Nature

Upper 6 Biologists enjoyed a field trip to Malham Tarn to practise field study techniques and identify different plant and animal species. They carried out surveys using qualitative and quantitative methods.

A Profusion of Diffusion

Upper 3 pupils investigated the effect of diffusion using Skittles sweets. They made rainbow circles in petri dishes, added water and observed closely.

Aiming High

A Harrogate schoolgirl is literally aiming high in her bid to play for England one day. Ruth Bertenshaw has been picked to join the Leeds Rhinos Under 17 Netball Academy – at the tender age … Read Full Story

Happiness is…

As part of our ‘Be Inspired’ programme, RedCrest Careers came to talk about career choices, advising pupils to pursue areas which make them happy, whilst engaging in lifelong learning.

Dancing queen sweeps the board

A talented dancer from Harrogate is set to be a rising star in the UK Championships. Phoebe Russell was placed 1st and 2nd place in a national dance competition in Southampton, quickly followed by 2nd … Read Full Story

Brain Waves in Psychology

Psychology students discovered how MRI scanners work, using an electro magnet and compasses. They saw how powerful magnets in the scanner can detect activity in different areas of the brain.