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|Type||Independent preparatory school|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Headmaster||Mark Seymour |
|Houses||Pitt (Green), Scott (Yellow), Nelson (Blue), Drake (Red)|
|Colours||Blue and Yellow|
Kingshott School is an Independent preparatory school in Hitchin, Hertfordshire, England. The current acting headmaster is Mr Mark Seymour, and the school currently has 385 pupils aged three to thirteen. In each of the middle and senior parts of the school there are two classes each consisting of between 15 and 22 pupils. Kingshott School Trust Ltd is a registered company with a charitable status. The school is set on an 18 acre site which contains a small swimming pool and astro turf pitch containing tennis courts. The major sports are football, rugby and cricket.
The current fees range from £1,815 to £3,900 per term before extra charges, dependent on age.
- Scott - Named after Robert Falcon Scott, the polar explorer.
- Drake - Named after Sir Francis Drake, the British Vice Admiral.
- Nelson - Named after Horatio Nelson the British admiral.
- Pitt - Named after William Pitt, the British prime minister.
There is a broad curriculum taught at Kingshott  including Latin, Maths, Science, French, English, Religious Studies, Design Technology, Art, History, Geography and Food Technology are taught in the classroom. Games and PE are also taught by staff. Other subjects taught include Greek and Spanish optionally to some age groups.