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


Full-time return for all pupils in August

Full-time return for all pupils in August

We are pleased to announce that we will reopen full time for all primary and secondary pupils at the start of next term, in line with current Government guidance around social distancing and safety measures and with extra precautions in place to protect pupils,...

Writing of the Week

Writing of the Week

The second instalment in our 'Writing of the Week' series from our English Department is brought to us by Alexander M in S5. Another wonderful piece of writing which we hope you enjoy.   'Post Mortem'  by Alexander M.  Doctor Graeme Olmstead was a man of science. He...

Success for Lomond pupils in creative competition

Success for Lomond pupils in creative competition

Recently our S1 pupils took part in ‘Show Racism the Red Card’ Scottish Creative Competition Awards. We were delighted to find out that 5 pupils were selected as finalists from over 1600 entries from schools all across Scotland. Andres S, Clemmie P and Romy T are all...


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