Belhaven Hill School

Co-ed Boarding & Day School for ages 5-13

Why Belhaven Pre-Prep?

Why Belhaven Pre-Prep?

Preparing children for a lifetime of adventure!

Here are some more reasons you might like to choose a Belhaven Pre-Prep Education for your child.

Preparation for a life of adventure

  • Investing in the children’s all-important foundation years, from the start of their time at school at 5 to preparing them to enter the Prep School at 7  
  • Fostering enjoyment in reading, writing and numbers
  • An inspiring setting comprising a safe parkland, walled garden, woodland and beaches where pupils can run, play and be children


  • Small class sizes and outstanding Support for Learning, ensuring real individual attention & academic results that exceed expectations
  • Opportunities to play sport and practise art, music and drama from the start of their time at school, supported by specialist teachers
  • A play-based Outdoor Education programme that builds resilience & supports mental wellbeing   
  • Building important foundations in computers, computational thinking & problem solving while having fun 

Additional Activities

  • Diverse and exciting additional activities, offering the chance to ‘have a go’ without fear of failure 
  • Optional wrap-around care to suit individual families' busy lives, from 7.45am to 6pm

A Belhaven Ethos

  • Courage: Blending traditional and modern education, indoors and outdoors, natural & digital – a unique place for children to be courageous in their learning and enjoy a real childhood whilst preparing for the future.
  • Creativity: Building on the success of a century of offering a creative, all-round education, sending children to the UK’s best senior schools 
  • Courtesy: Extending our friendly, family ambience which develops happy, confident children, who contribute to the world around them.