Our Aims

Central Principles and School Aims

St Hilda’s School is an independent day school for girls between the age of 3 and 11.

At St Hilda’s School, we welcome all girls irrespective of race, religion, culture or disability.

Christian values and an appreciation of British values are essential to the life of the school and our core values are those of tolerance, respect for others, integrity, industry and achievement.

Our aim is to achieve the highest standard of education in a happy, safe and purposeful working environment, instilling in all pupils a love of learning, independent thinking and good manners.

We strive to nurture each girl’s individuality, developing talent and ability to the full.

Our Aims:

Teaching and Learning

To deliver a first-class education, which will allow each pupil to maximise their potential.

Pastoral Care

To provide a happy and secure environment, based on Christian values, in which every pupil can thrive and achieve.

Social, Moral, Spiritual and Cultural Development

To instil a sense of confidence, independence and responsibility throughout the school community.


To provide a broad range of activities beyond the curriculum.

Broader Issues

As a family community, to foster the qualities of good manners and respect for others and ourselves.

To be an active participant in the local, national and international community.

Partnerships with parents

To ensure that parents are welcomed at the school and that their views are encouraged and acknowledged.

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Contact Details
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28 Douglas Road, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 2ES
St Hilda's Harpenden
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