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Falkner House
An Outstanding Education in a Family Atmosphere
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Brechin Place

About Us

Falkner House is a school for girls between the ages of 4 and 11.

Falkner House offers a unique environment in which the girls can flourish and are given the opportunity and confidence to excel. We have no doubt that our teachers are unique in how they know, nurture and genuinely value the girls as individuals.

Small but mighty, Falkner House girls are engaged and driven without being sassy. A family feeling underpins the busy yet friendly environment and as a result pupils have an engaging openness, intellectual curiosity and courtesy beyond their years.

We believe passionately that we serve girls best by being in a single sex environment but we feel we have the best of both worlds, joining the boys on the sports field, in the pool, on the stage and for school celebrations.

Falkner House Aims to:

  • Ensure that all children achieve a high standard of work across the curriculum
  • Provide a broad curriculum with progression through the years
  • Provide a caring and happy atmosphere
  • Provide an appropriate set of expectations for each individual child
  • Develop self-confidence and self-esteem
  • Encourage an ability to form easy relationships with both peers and adults
  • Encourage a sense of individual pride in all school and personal activities
  • Instil a wide variety of life skills


Pupils show an extraordinarily positive mental attitude towards challenging academic demands.”