St Columba's School is a coeducational independent day school for pupils aged 3–18, located in Kilmacolm near Glasgow. Consistently ranked within the top independent schools in Scotland, St Columba’s is renowned for its first class education and academic excellence. The results obtained by our pupils are consistently among the highest pass rates and percentage As in the country. With national representation at sport, music, debating and public speaking, St Columba’s leads the way both in the classroom and beyond.

Our size is also our strength. With around 700 pupils, each child is known by name and recognised as an individual. Our beautiful countryside location is just twenty minutes from Glasgow. This unique setting and the outstanding educational experience we offer create a school environment that is challenging and vibrant.

Pupils can enter the School at any stage - Early Years, Junior School, Transitus (J7) and Senior School. Come and visit us and let our pupils show you why we are one of the leading independent schools in Scotland.  


Email Admissions or call 01505 872238 to arrange a visit.

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Early Years

Early Years in the countryside - happy days!

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Junior School

Ensure a happy start to formal education

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Transitus

Preparing our pupils for their secondary education

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Senior School

Ordinary moments create extraordinary futures

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Admissions

Invest in your child's future.

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Register for Open Events and Visits

There is no better way to experience the true atmosphere of St Columba's than to come and see it for yourself

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In the Community

Information about community classes, events and facilities hire

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The St Columba's Foundation

Supporting excellence

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Edinburgh Schools Seniors Debating Competition

Edinburgh Schools Seniors Debating Competition
18th March 2019

Well done to all pupils participating in this competition on Saturday

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Pipe Band Tour 2019

Pipe Band Tour 2019
18th March 2019

A superb weekend was had by all in Armagh this weekend

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Christopher Competes at Judo Championships

Christopher Competes at Judo Championships
18th March 2019

Christopher made it to the final in a tough group and ended up winning silver

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Trampolining Gold

Trampolining Gold
18th March 2019

Kirsty continues her trampolining success, winning gold at the weekend

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Junior 4 Fish Release

Junior 4 Fish Release
15th March 2019

After nurturing their trout for the past couple of months it was time to release them
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Social Bite’s Thank You Gala Dinner

Social Bite’s Thank You Gala Dinner
14th March 2019

We were delighted to be recognised for being one of the top 11 fundraisers for the charity
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