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


Sadness at the passing of Lomond School’s founding Principal

Sadness at the passing of Lomond School’s founding Principal

The entire school community will be saddened to learn of the passing during the Christmas holiday of Mr David Arthur, MBE. Mr Arthur was the first Principal of Lomond School from 1977 until 1986 and as such will always have a hugely important place in the hearts of...

The Bossy King!

The Bossy King!

Lomond School Nursery kicked off the first of the school’s festive events last week with their annual Nativity. The nursery children performed ‘The Bossy King’ Nativity story to a sold-out audience of parents, grandparents and other family members.  The story featured...

A Dancing Christmas Party!

A Dancing Christmas Party!

This week Lomond School pupils from Junior 1 and 2 performed their Nativity, ‘A Dancing Christmas Party’ for an audience of friends and family in the school Drama Studio. White fur?  Black noses?  Surely there can’t be polar bears pounding the streets of Helensburgh? ...