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

General News

Over the first half of the summer term, our teachers and pupils have rapidly expanded their knowledge and use of our Microsoft platform to support learning.  Pupils are receiving at least three live lessons with their teachers every school day – English, Maths and one other subject, including 11+ preparation, Science, Humanities, PHSRE, CRE, Languages, ICT, PE and Art.  In […]
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Staff at Heathcote were left speechless and emotional by our pupils and their families, who surprised us with this wonderful video that they put together. Thank you Heathcotians, we absolutely love it!
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Our entire Heathcote community has embraced a new way of learning that has been imposed upon us by the Coronavirus pandemic.  We have been truly inspired by everyone’s willingness to make this a success, and the capacity and resilience of our pupils, staff and parents for learning how to use a whole new educational environment in such a short space […]
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The children have been practising hard in drama and music lessons to celebrate and share their harvest songs and the year 6 assembly with everyone that attended on Friday. Many thanks to all of you who came to celebrate with us, we loved seeing so many of you. The year 6 form led the whole school in singing, acting and […]
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At Heathcote we are working together through our PSHRE lessons, CRE lessons and as part of our form period time to support each other’s unique amazing characters. We want to celebrate all that is wonderful about every one of us. During the week beginning 11th November we will be holding our usual annual antibullying week which is this year entitled […]
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Come and see our school and nursery in action!  We would love to show you the progressive approach and individualised learning every pupil receives in our small classes.  Our teachers and pupils work as a team to 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. There is […]
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By Lizzie R, Henry S and Sam W My day at Kentwell Hall was very interesting. I met all different types of people such as the: Butts, the Woodmen (which the Tudor family couldn’t have lived without); the Herald, the Dairymaids and Needlewomen. The Stillroom’s potions and lotions smelt lovely, because they had used exquisite smelling flowers. One of the […]
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Our class went to Colchester Castle to learn about the Stormin’ Normans. Our first activity was to build an arch, we had to work together as a team and then test how strong it was. The first time wasn’t successful but the second time it stood up without scaffolding! Our Guide at the castle showed us around. We went up […]
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