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Independent schools in Northumberland

Are you looking for an independent school in Northumberland? Search here to find and compare day and boarding schools, prep schools, senior schools and sixth forms.

We have three private schools listed in Northumberland; you will find them all listed at the bottom of this page, with basic directory information. You can use the filters to narrow your search, and find schools near you with our postcode search.

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Please have a look around for information, advice and news about independent schools and independent education. 

You can check for open days, find information on independent school associations, read expert advice on the questions to ask when choosing a school and get help in finding the fees. Elsewhere, you will also find an explanation of examinations and qualifications.

If you are looking for an independent special needs school in Northumberland, please see our sister site:

These search results are from, the online guide to independent schools in the UK, in partnership with John Catt's Which School? guidebook, first published in 1924, and John Catt's Preparatory Schools. We hope you find the perfect school for your child!

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Longridge Towers School

Longridge Towers,
TD15 2XQ,

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Mowden Hall School

NE43 7TP,

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.