Hydesville Tower School & Cognita's global family

Hydesville Tower School is proud to be part of the global Cognita family of schools. Cognita is an extraordinary group of diverse yet connected schools joining forces in an inspiring world of education with one common purpose: building self-belief and empowering individuals to succeed.

With some 70 schools in Europe, Latin America and Asia, we employ 5,000 teaching and support staff in the care and education of more than 35,000 students. Together, our schools ensure that each student receives a rounded Cognita Education:

  • We deliver academic excellence
  • We develop character
  • We nurture a global perspective

Hydesville Tower School is one of 40 Cognita schools in UK, alongside Quinton House SchoolAkeley Wood School and Colchester High School .

Cognita also runs a number of other education services including Active Learning Group (ALG). ALG includes Ardmore Language Schools, The Bushcraft Company, Cuffley Active Learning Centre in Hertfordshire, SuperCamps, and Camp Wilderness.

To find out more, please visit the Cognita website and connect with us on social media:

Name and address of Proprietor:


41-42 Eastcastle Street,

Phone number: 020 7636 8444

Name of Chair of Governors (ADE):

James Carroll

Phone: +44 (0) 1908 396 250


Group Chief Executive Officer, Cognita: Frank Maasen

Chief Executive Officer, Europe: Michael Drake


Name and address of Chair of Governors:

Nicola Lambros

Cognita Schools

41-42 Eastcastle Street,

Phone: +44 (0)20 7636 8444




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