St Columba's School


  • Ages: 3 - 18
  • Type: All Through School, Coeducational School, Junior and Preparatory School, School with Nursery, Senior School
  • Rector Mr David G Girdwood DL, BSc, MEd, SQH
  • Pupils:
    • Total Number of Pupils: 671
    • Number of Day Pupils: 671
    • Number of Nursery Pupils: 27
    • Number of Boarding Pupils: 0
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  • Brief Description: St Columba’s is an HMC, non-denominational School founded in 1897, initially as a School for Girls. It has been co-educational since 1982 with equal numbers of boys and girls. The School currently holds Investor in People status at Gold level. There has been significant investment in facilities, including the opening of an additional Junior School building in 2001. Between 2014 and 2016, a number of major developments of the School’s facilities have been undertaken including: the refurbishment of the Science building; the replacement of the Astro turf hockey pitch; and a major development of the Junior School grounds. The extension to the Senior School includes a pastoral care suite, a new library, 13 new classrooms and faculty bases.

Contact Details:
Duchal Road Kilmacolm PA13 4AU

Telephone: 01505 872238