Applications for Year 7 Entrance Exams and Scholarships Now Open

We are now welcoming applications for pupils to join us in Year 7 (Upper 3) in September 2024. You can find out more via the Admissions Section of our website, or please feel free to contact the Admissions Team on 01423 537045 or by emailing

You can also register for Year 7 Entrance Exams and apply for a scholarship here. (Applications close on Monday 4th December).

All the Fun of the Festival

The HLC Summer Festival provided fun, games, and delicious treats, as Highfield pupils whizzed down the giant inflatable slide, took their chances on the lucky dip, and even got to sponge teachers in the face!

Music to our Ears!

Music is endlessly in the air at Highfield, so the end of term saw pupils stage a number of concerts including Prep 6 piano players who entertained the school with their rendition of the Balloon … Read Full Story

Prep 2 Go Wild!

Prep 2 visited Yorkshire Wildlife Park, where pupils handled camel fur, and lion, capybara, and polar bear skulls; and touched cockroaches, a corn snake, and African snails, enhancing their Science work on habitats and adaptations.

Highfield pupils inspired by futuristic images of Harrogate

Pupils at Highfield Prep School were inspired to focus on climate change solutions when they were shown futuristic drawings of how Harrogate could look by 2100. In an inspirational speech, James McKay showed the children … Read Full Story

Just Keep Swimming

Highfield was represented at the North East Division of the English School Swimming Finals, as several pupils competed against more than 30 schools from across the country, displaying fantastic swimming skills in an electric atmosphere. 

Hitting the High Notes

Primary school pupils from the Harrogate district joined Highfield for Junior Choir Day, led by Mrs Gray and Mrs Morgan. The day full of music, singing and performance culminated in a joyful concert for parents.