Lomond School Helensburgh | A Great Place to Live and Learn

Welcome to Lomond School

As the west of Scotland’s only day and boarding school, Lomond School welcomes families from around the world to enjoy a first class education and lifestyle from ages 3 to 18.  Our unique location in the coastal town of Helensburgh, on the edge of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park, provides a perfect setting to deliver a rounded education which inspires achievement and enquiring minds.

Our Guiding Principles

We passionately believe that education should be about supporting our pupils to develop and grow, both academically and personally, as rounded individuals with strong values. Through our Guiding Principles and School Values we prepare our young people for life beyond Lomond School, equipping them with the skills and qualifications to embark confidently and successfully on their future endeavours.

Boarding at Lomond

As the west of Scotland’s only boarding school, Lomond provides a great place to live and learn for local families and young people from around the world. For families based in Scotland, we offer a range of Flexible Boarding options which can be taken up on a short or long-term basis.

Welcoming international boarders

We have a long tradition of welcoming young people from around the globe from as far afield as Hong Kong, China, Russia and the United States to as near as: Spain, Germany and France. As a day school with boarding, Lomond offers international pupils the opportunity to fully immerse themselves in Scottish and British culture.

Book a tour

The perfect way to get a feel for life at Lomond is to come and see us in action. We welcome prospective pupils and their families all year round and work with you to help you get the most from your visit.

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01436 672476


Senior Pupils visit Paris

Senior Pupils visit Paris

Over the October holiday 32 students from S1-3, and four members of staff, travelled to France for a heady mix of language, culture, art, sport and late summer Parisian sun! After an overnight bus journey and ferry, the group arrived at the PGL hosted Chateau Grande...

Former Pupil Rebecca Edgar returns to school

Former Pupil Rebecca Edgar returns to school

We were delighted to welcome back FP Rebecca Edgar just before the October break. Rebecca, who has played netball for The Sirens as well as the U17 and U21 Scotland teams is currently studying at Durham University towards a Masters degree. Rebecca provided an insight...

Art Exhibition shines a light on pupil’s work

Art Exhibition shines a light on pupil’s work

We often talk about our art, design and photography department being a vibrant and productive space promoting an atmosphere of individual creativity and lifelong learning. Last Friday showed just how true this is when the department transformed into a gallery to...


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