Hemdean House School

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Hemdean House School
Hemdean House School logo.png
Established 1859
Type Independent
Headteacher Debbie Lee BEd MA
Religious head

Houses are Knighton (blue) Henderson (yellow) and Kennet (red)

The school is very select with a maximum of 16 in a year and in some years as low as 6
Founder Francis Knighton
Location Hemdean Road
England Coordinates: 51°28′17″N 0°58′30″W / 51.47134°N 0.975134°W / 51.47134; -0.975134
Gender Mixed
Ages 3–16
Colours Black
Website hemdeanhouse.co.uk

Hemdean House School is an independent school which includes mixed infants and junior schools, and a girls senior school. It is situated in Caversham in Reading, Berkshire, England.


Hemdean House School was founded in 1859 by Francis Knighton. In 1862 land was bought for £320, the new building was named Hemdean House.[1]


  1. ^ "A Brief History of Hemdean House School". Hemdean House School. Retrieved 2 May 2011. 

External links[edit]

Official website