Igniting sparks

Since 1876

All girls have an intuitive spark that’s unique to them. We help to find that spark and light the fire to fuel a lifetime’s achievement.

Aims and ethos


Opening doors, hearts and minds

A truly outstanding education opens doors, hearts and minds. At South Hampstead, we prepare young women for an exciting future and to play their part in the world.

Our motto ‘mehr licht’ (more light) really sums up the school: warm, enlightening, brilliant.

Senior School pupil
The arts Sport
Playing and performing...
…two key ingredients to life. From chamber choirs to ukulele orchestra, music here helps develop a wide range of skills, from critical thinking and co-ordination to creativity and teamwork.
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Junior School

5 Netherhall Gardens
London NW3 5RN UK

Senior School

3 Maresfield Gardens
London NW3 5SS UK

Sixth Form

3 Maresfield Gardens
London NW3 5SS UK