Hillcrest Secondary School

Langata Road, Karen

Hillcrest International Schools

Hillcrest International Schools, a group of schools that is committed to inspiring, encouraging and empowering each and every child to achieve their own personal excellence and to grow to become a valuable member of the global community in which we live. 

Guided by the British Curriculum, we cater for children aged 18 months to young adults aged 18 years.  By stimulating each individual’s abilities and talents within an atmosphere of mutual respect, we aim to ensure Semper Prospice (Always Looking Forward) is a life-long quest.  A valuable boarding resource is offered to children in Prep and Secondary to complement our learning environment and cater for those families who live further afield or juggle work travel with family life.

Hillcrest Secondary School

Hillcrest Secondary School has a unique and long standing reputation within East Africa.  Our cultural diversity; academic, creative and sporting prowess; and wide-ranging opportunitites provided to broaden the mind, body and spirit are well-established.  We equip our students to develop into effective young adults and world citizens. 

Each student is encouraged to aim high and is supported to achieve personal examination success – opening the door to further and higher education and their chosen career path.  The sucess of past students, in extraordinarily diverse fields, testifies to this part of our history and achievement. 

We are a cohesive and caring community which believes in traditional values; we are very proud of everyone who plays their part. 

Hillcrest Boarding

Offering a safe and secure family environment on a full, weekly or flexi boarding arrangement, we offer students the opportunity to enhance their learning experiences while living in a caring, purposeful and multicultural community. 

Alternative mobile no: 0733 255442.


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Semper Excelsius – Always Higher

British Curriculum –Kenyan Warmth – Christian Ethos

St. Christopher’s Schools comprises of Kindergarten, Preparatory & Secondary Schools, all on one stunning campus in the heart of leafy Karen. We offer the best elements of a balanced international curriculum that blends British studies with a multitude of Kenyan themes interlaced throughout our entire learning programmes.

Our boarding facility caters for students from Year 5 and above which is from 9 years of age. Boarding can be undertaken on a weekly or full time basis, and we also can provide special time period opportunities that may tie in with parents having to travel overseas on business.


We provide the highest possible standard of education to every child within a happy, secure and purposeful learning environment. Every child is valued as an individual and as part of the wider school community. Our early years curriculum is in line with the British National Curriculum (The Early Years Foundation Stage- EYFS) and we cater for children aged from 18months.


St. Christopher’s Preparatory School provides an intellectually, stimulating all-round education from Year 1 through to Year 6.We have a warm and friendly pupil-centered environment with dedicated teachers whose mission is to help each student to discover and develop their skills in a holistic manner. The primary school is for children aged 5- 11 years.


Secondary School life is embodied by promoting a holistic approach to learning. Daily Form Time presents a chance to convey key school notices and share in daily devotions and prayer led by the students. One of our principle objective is to immerse learners in opportunities to play sport, perform on stage, learn an instrument and take an active and dynamic approach to the vast array of clubs and activities on offer to students of all ages from year 7 all through to year 13.


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