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


Junior Adventure Day

Junior Adventure Day

Adventure Day is our annual fun day for J1-J5. Children are grouped by house and given the opportunity to try a range of adventurous activities.  This year it was woodland challenges, fencing and canoeing on Loch Lomond.  The main aim of the day is to have lots of fun...

Lomond Pupil wins Internet Safety Competition

Lomond Pupil wins Internet Safety Competition

The winners of an annual poster competition to promote internet safety among Helensburgh and Lomond's young people have been presented with their prizes. The award ceremony was the culmination of the annual initiative run by Police Scotland, the Ministry of Defence...

Sector Leading Nursery

Sector Leading Nursery

Lomond Nursery has celebrated the findings of its latest Care Inspectorate Report, in which it was awarded the highest possible grades across all areas in which it was inspected. The grades, awarded for quality of care, and support and quality of staffing, are...


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