School With Amazing Facilities Set in 110 Acres in Aldenham

Aldenham School is in a setting that needs to be seen to be believed. With over 110 acres encompassing woodland, playing fields plus full-sized Astro hockey pitch, tennis courts, dance studio, well-utilised weights room and an enormous sports hall, plus manicured cricket pitches that lie literally at the heart of the school. Sport is integral to Aldenham School and thrives at all levels. 

Choosing the right school for your child can be a stressful time. Naturally, you want to make sure you are doing the best. You want to prepare your child for adult life and you want to provide them with many and varied opportunities. You will want your child to have excellent teachers who are experts in subject knowledge and in teaching so that your child can reach their academic potential. You will want your child to mix with children who will enhance their experience and support them. You will want a school which has excellent facilities and a school which will nurture and support your child as they grow and help to steer them on the right path as they develop.

You will be able to find out a lot about whether Aldenham School is the right school for your child by spending some time on the school website. The school facilities are second to none. Catch a flavour of this remarkable place and understand why Aldenham is considered one of the outstanding Independent Boarding and Day Schools near London. Everyone is welcome to visit the school in person.


Aldenham is a diverse mix of boarding, flexi-boarding and day pupils. At heart, Aldenham School is a boarding school. This means we focus on educating children developing all areas of their experience, not just their academic skills. 


At Aldenham School the routine of sports matches is a prime part of the programme. Aldenham has a strong sporting tradition with an excellent variety of activities on the curriculum, including Football, Hockey, Netball, Cricket, Sailing, Rounders and Athletics.‚Äč


Aldenham School offers music students the chance to work in a beautiful converted chapel. The converted chapel has amazing facilities spread over three floors with practice rooms, group room, well equipped soundproof studio, two classrooms, a music library and a 90 seat recital room with foyer area and balcony. There are 20 music staff teaching strings, woodwind, brass and percussion as well as harp, piano, organ, guitar & saxophone.

The Arts

The Art Department enjoys excellent facilities. These include a purpose built cabin for A Level students which offers spacious, individual work areas, outstanding natural light and a beautiful exhibition space.

For Drama & Theatre, pupils who are committed to the stage will benefit from being in a school with other like-minded young people. The pupils are supported by experienced, enthusiastic staff with excellent facilities.


Aldenham is an all round selective school with entry at 11+ (Year 7), 13+ (Year 9) and 16+ (Year 12). Aldenham School will also consider pupils into other year groups if space allows.

Visit Us

Families are warmly invited to join us at one of our Open Mornings which are held in June and October. Alternatively tours are available on Tuesday and Friday mornings during term time. 

We look forward to seeing you.

Private School in Aldenham
Private School in Aldenham

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  • Mon 8.30am - 4.30pm
  • Tue 8.30am - 4.30pm
  • Wed 8.30am - 4.30pm
  • Thur 8.30am - 4.30pm
  • Fri 8.30am - 4.30pm
Private School in Aldenham


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