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


Pupils Celebrate Academic Colours

Pupils Celebrate Academic Colours

We celebrated our outstanding results this week as top performing pupils gained recognition for their achievements. Silver academic colours were presented to pupils in the current Senior 5 year group who gained 6 or more National 5 As in the 2019 SQA examinations and...

Lomond Alumni warm up for Tokyo 2020

Lomond Alumni warm up for Tokyo 2020

With less than a year until the Tokyo Olympics, the British Sailing team are warming up at the Ready Steady Tokyo regatta and we are pleased to see Lomond School alumni on the winners podium. Dubbed Ready Steady Tokyo, the regatta is a dress rehearsal for the Olympic...

Former Pupil sports weekend goes from strength to strength

Former Pupil sports weekend goes from strength to strength

Saturday 17th August saw several hundred Lomond School Former Pupils return to Ardencaple to take part in the Annual FP’s Sports weekend. The series of events allows FP’s to stay connected with the school and the town and it was clear that many now regard the event as...


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