About Us

Here at Duncombe School we are committed to encouraging individual development. We offer structured learning in a happy and nurturing environment, where every child feels valued, secure and part of a community

As Hertford’s only co-educational private Primary and Nursery school, Duncombe Private School is committed to encouraging individual development and providing our students with a  well-rounded education in a nurturing and safe environment, and encourage every child to realise their full potential. For over 75 years, we have provided an exceptional standard of learning for children between the ages of 2-11 and our proud history has stood the test of time.

Today, we continue to create an environment for children to grow, learn and realise their full academic potential. We are also proud to be ranked as Duncombe was ranked as one of the foremost teaching establishments in Hertfordshire after being ranked 100% outstanding across all seven areas in the 2014 School Inspections Service report.  Why not schedule your visit today and see what Duncombe has to offer?