Meet the Headmistress


About Hilary Wyatt

Hilary Wyatt has been teaching for 30 years and has 17 years’ experience of being in senior leadership teams. She has worked in London prep schools for 15 years, eight as the Head of a pre-prep, and seven years as a Headteacher.

Hilary read English at university, has a Masters’ Degree in Education and an NPQH (National Professional Qualification for Headship). She has also worked with the ISI (the Independent Schools Inspectorate) since 2014. 

She has two grown up daughters, Elizabeth and Alice, who attended St James Senior Girls’ School. The girls flourished at the school and both feel that it has made them the successful young women that they are today. 

Hilary Wyatt is delighted to have joined the St James family.