Welcome to Prep

Our fantastic children in the Prep School strive every day to do well, to become the best they can be and they do so in the most exciting, creative and supportive environment.


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Mrs Whitehouse

Deputy Head [Head of Prep]

Our fantastic children in the Prep School strive every day to do well, to become the best they can be and they do so in the most exciting, creative and supportive environment. Together, we learn, laugh and grow. We study, we imagine and we create. We perform, compete and we make progress. We analyse, question and gain understanding.

This Prep School is special, it is successful. The comprehensive 11 Plus preparation we deliver gives each child a definite advantage when they embark on their secondary education, whether it be at our own superb senior school, a grammar school or elsewhere.


What do we offer?

An extensive trips and visits programme

We prepare our pupils for senior school through our Hydesville Challenge programme

We follow the Forest School curriculum which enriches the outdoor experience

Early intervention to ensure every child makes exceptional progress

Outstanding pastoral care – a caring and supportive environment where every child can flourish

A comprehensive programme of enrichment activities and a fantastic selection of clubs and activities

Small class sizes

Excellent 11 Plus examination preparation