Inspection Reports


Proprietor: Francis Holland Schools Trust

Proprietor’s address for correspondence: 35 Bourne Street, London, SW1W 8JA

Chair of Governors: Mr Patrick Sherrington

The Chairman of the Council of Governors, Mr Patrick Sherrington, can be contacted via the Bursar at Francis Holland Schools Trust, 35 Bourne Street, London SW1W 8JA or on +44 (0)20 7730 8359 (between 9.00am and 5.00pm Monday to Friday). Tel: 020 8939 3890

Responsibilities include:

  • Central policies, particularly those relating to safeguarding and health and safety;
  • Monitoring standards;
  • Oversight of the performance of each school and its staff; and appointment of the Head and any Deputies;
  • Advising the proprietor on all matters, including investment in the schools; oversight of school improvement plans and their implementation;
  • Oversight of the well-being of staff employed in the schools.

If you would like further information on The Hampshire School Chelsea governance, please contact us via the Head:

The Hampshire School Chelsea receives the highest judgement of ‘Excellent’ for pupils’ achievements and pupils’ personal development. Read our latest Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) report above:

In the Centre of Chelsea

15 Manresa Road, Chelsea, London, SW3 6NB

The Hampshire School Chelsea

15 Manresa Road, Chelsea, London, SW3 6NB

Francis Holland Preparatory School opening in September 2024 on the site of The Hampshire School, Chelsea
On 29th November 2023 Francis Holland Schools Trust acquired The Hampshire School, Chelsea and will be governing the school for the remainder of the 2023-24 academic year.
From September 2024, Francis Holland’s Junior School, at Sloane Square, will relocate to the site of The Hampshire School and open Francis Holland Preparatory School for girls aged 4-11.
To enquire about admissions to Francis Holland Preparatory School please visit Francis Holland Prep Admissions
 To find out more about Francis Holland Prep, please visit the Francis Holland School, Sloane Square website
Updated January 2024