Hogwarts

Wich craft and wizardry

Welcome

Welcome to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry! For the first time in our school's history, we have decided to include this brochure with your acceptance letter and school supply list. We hope this will help you get to know Hogwarts better as you prepare to start in the Fall!


-Professor Albus Dumbledore

Headmaster

Classes and professors

Setting

Throughout the school year, students will come to the School of Wichcraft And Wizardry.

Along with Harry, we're introduced the magical world for the first time. And it's no wonder that Harry's so excited to get to Hogwarts, which is a school inside an actual castle. Whoa. When Harry and the other first-years first approach Hogwarts by boat, they get an intimidating and majestic sight:

Perched atop a high mountain on the other side [of a black lake], its windows sparkling in the starry sky, was a vast castle with many turrets and towers. (6.276)