An independent school and nursery in Danbury, Chelmsford, Essex for boys and girls aged 2-11

Heathcote Preparatory School & Nursery

Eves Corner, Danbury

Essex CM3 4QB

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Heathcote Preparatory School & Nursery

Eves Corner, Danbury

Essex CM3 4QB

07:20 - 19:00

Monday to Friday

01245 223131

enquiries@heathcoteschool.co.uk

Our School

History of the School

Mrs. K. Latham founded Heathcote School in 1935 to meet the growing need for an independent school in the Danbury area. The original school opened at Heathcote House on Danbury Common and moved to its present location around 1940.

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Our Mission

Heathcote is an exceptionally warm and friendly place to learn where excellence is at the heart of all we do. Working as a team we foster a love of lifelong learning whilst at the same time encouraging all our community to be curious, appreciative and respectful towards the world around them.

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Meet the Team

Heathcote School and Nursery prides itself in the quality of our teaching and support staff.  Mrs Caroline Forgeron is our current Headmistress and has led the school since 2016.

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Inspections

In February 2019, Heathcote was inspected by the Independent School Inspectorate (ISI).  They strongly affirm that Heathcote is a happy and extremely successful school, where children are supported and encouraged, and meet the high aspirations staff have for them. Heathcote was rated ‘Excellent’ in all areas.

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Policies

We take safeguarding and care of our children and staff at Heathcote School and Nursery extremely seriously.  All of our up-to-date policies are all available to read on our website.

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Term Dates

Our school and nursery are open 48 weeks of the year through the combination of our formal terms and holiday club.

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Heathcote School Holiday Club

Every school holiday, Heathcote School welcomes pupils from all schools, age 2-11 years, to our Holiday Club!

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Friends of Heathcote School

Friends of Heathcote School is a registered charity run by a group of volunteer parents.

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Vacancies

All vacancies for posts at Heathcote School & Nursery are posted on our website.

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Worry Box

Sometimes it can be hard to tell someone if you have a worry. We hope we can always help you. If you have something on your mind please send Mrs Solsberg a message by clicking the button below.

Worry Box