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Independent schools in the East Midlands

Search here for independent private schools in the East Midlands, including Derbyshire, LeicestershireLincolnshireNorthamptonshireNottinghamshire and Rutland.

There are more than 100 private schools in the East Midlands, including day and boarding schools, prep schools, senior schools and sixth forms.

You will find the schools listed at the bottom of this page with basic directory information; you can use the filters to narrow your search, and find schools near you with our postcode search. Click on a school's name for more information.

Schools with full profiles appear at the top of the listings in highlighted panels. You can read detailed profiles of these schools, some of which include social media links (with embedded Twitter feed and video) to keep you up-to-date with latest news and information. 

These search results are from www.schoolsearch.co.uk, the online guide to independent schools in the UK, in partnership with John Catt's Which School? guidebook and John Catt's Preparatory Schools. We hope you find the perfect school for your child!

Al Karam Secondary School

Eaton Hall,
Retford,
Nottinghamshire,
DN22 0PR

Boys, Boarding, Day, Senior.

Al-Aqsa Schools Trust

The Wayne Way,
Leicester,
Leicestershire,
LE5 4PP

Co-educational, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior.

Ashby School

School House,
Leicester Road,
Ashby-de-la-Zouch,
Leicestershire,
LE65 1DH

Boys, Boarding, Senior, Sixth Form.

Ayscoughfee Hall School

Welland Hall,
London Road,
Spalding,
Lincolnshire,
PE11 2TE

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Barlborough Hall School

Barlborough,
Chesterfield,
Derbyshire,
S43 4TJ

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Beachborough School

Westbury,
Brackley,
Northamptonshire,
NN13 5LB

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Bicker Preparatory School & Early Years

School Lane,
Bicker,
Boston,
Lincolnshire,
PE20 3DW

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Bosworth Independent College

Nazareth House,
Barrack Road,
Northampton,
Northamptonshire,
NN2 6AF

Co-educational, Boarding, Day.

Brooke House College

Leicester Road,
Market Harborough,
Leicestershire,
LE16 7AU

Co-educational, Boarding, Day.

Brooke House Day School

Croft Road,
Cosby,
Leicester,
Leicestershire,
LE9 1SE

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Brooke Priory School

Station Approach,
Oakham,
Rutland,
LE15 6QW

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Childfirst Day Nursery Northampton

Moulton Lodge,
Moulton Way North, Moulton,
Northampton,
Northamptonshire,
NN3 7RW

Co-educational, Day.

Colston Bassett Preparatory School

School Lane,
Colston bassett,
Nottingham,
Nottinghamshire,
NG12 3FD

Co-educational, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Copthill Independent Day School

Barnack Road,
Uffington,
Stamford,
Lincolnshire,
PE9 3AD

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Coteswood House School

19 Thackeray's Lane,
Woodthorpe,
Nottingham,
Nottinghamshire,
NG5 4HT

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Dame Catherine Harpur's School

Rose Lane,
Ticknall,
Derby,
Derbyshire,
DE73 7JW

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Darul Arqam Educational Institute

2 Overton Road,
Leicester,
Leicestershire,
LE5 0JA

Boys, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior.

Darul Uloom Leicester

119 Loughborough Road,
Leicester,
Leicestershire,
LE4 5LN

Boys, Boarding, Senior, Sixth Form.

De Aston School

Willingham Road,
Market Rasen,
Lincolnshire,
LN8 3RF

Co-educational, Boarding, Senior, Sixth Form.

Derby Grammar School

Rykneld Hall, Rykneld Road,
Littleover,
Derby,
Derbyshire,
DE23 4BX

Boys, Day, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Derby High School

Hillsway,
Littleover,
Derby,
Derbyshire,
DE23 3DT

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Dudley House School

1 Dudley Road,
Grantham,
Lincolnshire,
NG31 9AA

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Emmanuel School

Juniper Lodge,
43 Kedleston Road,
Derby,
Derbyshire,
DE22 1FP

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior.

Fairfield Preparatory School

Leicester Road,
Loughborough,
Leicestershire,
LE11 2AE

Co-educational, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Foremarke Hall

Milton,
Derby,
Derbyshire,
DE65 6EJ

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Gateway Christian School

Moor Lane,
Dale Abbey,
Ilkeston,
Derbyshire,
DE7 4PP

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Grace Dieu Manor School

Grace Dieu,
Thringstone,
Leicestershire,
LE67 5UG

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Grantham Preparatory International School

Gorse Lane,
Grantham,
Lincolnshire,
NG31 7UF

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Greenwich House School

106 High Holme Road,
Louth,
Lincolnshire,
LN11 0HE

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Handel House Preparatory School

Northolme Road,
Gainsborough,
Lincolnshire,
DN21 2JB

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Hazel Hurst School

400 Westdale Lane,
Mapperley,
Nottingham,
Nottinghamshire,
NG3 6DG

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory.

Highfields School

London Road,
Newark,
Nottinghamshire,
NG24 3AL

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Hollygirt School

Elm Avenue,
Nottingham,
Nottinghamshire,
NG3 4GF

Girls, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior.

Iona School

310 Sneinton Dale,
Nottingham,
Nottinghamshire,
NG3 7DN

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Jameah Girls Academy

49 Rolleston Street,
Leicester,
Leicestershire,
LE5 3SD

Girls, Day, Preparatory, Senior.

Jamia Al-Hudaa Residential College

Forest House, Berkeley Avenue,
Mapperley Park,
Nottingham,
Nottinghamshire,
NG3 5TT

Girls, Boarding, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Jubilee House Christian School

226 Nottingham Road,
Eastwood,
Nottinghamshire,
NG16 3GR

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior.

Laxton Junior School

East Road,
Oundle,
Peterborough,
Northamptonshire,
PE8 4BX

Co-educational, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Leicester Grammar Junior School

London Road,
Grea Glen,
Leicester,
Leicestershire,
LE8 9FL

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Leicester Grammar School

London Road,
Great Glen,
Leicester,
Leicestershire,
LE8 9FL

Co-educational, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Leicester High School for Girls

454 London Road,
Leicester,
Leicestershire,
LE2 2PP

Girls, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Leicester International School

16-20 Beal Street,
Leicester,
Leicestershire,
LE2 0AA

Co-educational, Day, Preparatory.

Leicester Islamic Academy

320 London Road,
Leicester,
Leicestershire,
LE2 2PP

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior.

Leicester Montessori Sixth Form College

140 Regent Road,
Leicester,
Leicestershire,
LE1 7PA

Co-educational, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Leicester Prep School

2 Albert Road,
Leicester,
Leicestershire,
LE2 2AA

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Lincoln Minster School

Upper Lindum Street,
Lincoln,
Lincolnshire,
LN2 5RW

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Loughborough Grammar School

6 Burton Walks,
Loughborough,
Leicestershire,
LE11 2DU

Boys, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Loughborough High School

Burton Walks,
Loughborough,
Leicestershire,
LE11 2DU

Girls, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Maidwell Hall

Maidwell,
Northampton,
Northamptonshire,
NN6 9JG

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Preparatory.

Manor House School

South Street,
Ashby-de-la-Zouch,
Leicestershire,
LE65 1BR

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior.

Michael House Steiner School

The Field,
Shipley,
Heanor,
Derbyshire,
DE75 7JH

Co-educational, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior.

Mount St Mary's College

Spinkhill,
Derbyshire,
S21 3YL

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Normanton House Primary School

Normanton House,
Village Street,
Derby,
Derbyshire,
DE23 8DF

Co-educational, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Northampton High School GDST

Newport Pagnell Road,
Hardingstone,
Northampton,
Northamptonshire,
NN4 6UU

Girls, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Nottingham Girls' High School GDST

9 Arboretum Street,
Nottingham,
Nottinghamshire,
NG1 4JB

Girls, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Nottingham High Infant and Junior School

Waverley Mount,
Nottingham,
Nottinghamshire,
NG7 4ED

Co-educational, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Nottingham High School

Waverley Mount,
Nottingham,
Nottinghamshire,
NG7 4ED

Boys, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Nottingham Islamia School

30 Bentinck Road,
Hyson Green,
Nottingham,
Nottinghamshire,
NG7 4AF

Co-educational, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Oakham School

Chapel Close,
Oakham,
Rutland,
LE15 6DT

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Ockbrook School

The Settlement,
Ockbrook,
Derby,
Derbyshire,
DE72 3RJ

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Old Vicarage School

11 Church Lane,
Darley Abbey,
Derby,
Derbyshire,
DE22 1EW

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Oundle School

Oundle,
Peterborough,
Northamptonshire,
PE8 4GH

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Our Lady's Convent School

Gray Street,
Loughborough,
Leicestershire,
LE11 2DZ

Girls, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Overstone Park School

Overstone Park,
Overstone,
Northampton,
Northamptonshire,
NN6 0DT

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Pitsford School

Pitsford Hall,
Pitsford,
Northampton,
Northamptonshire,
NN6 9AX

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Plumtree School

Church Hill,
Plumtree,
Nottingham,
Nottinghamshire,
NG12 5ND

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Quinton House School

Upton Hall,
Upton,
Northampton,
Northamptonshire,
NN5 4UX

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Ratcliffe College

Fosse Way,
Ratcliffe on the Wreake,
Leicester,
Leicestershire,
LE7 4SG

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Regents Academy

Bliney House,
Manby Park,
Manby,
Lincolnshire,
LN11 8UT

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Repton School

The Hall,
Repton,
Derbyshire,
DE65 6FH

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

S. Anselm's School

Stanedge Road,
Bakewell,
Derbyshire,
DE45 1DP

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Salterford House School

Salterford Lane,
Calverton,
Nottingham,
Nottinghamshire,
NG14 6NZ

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Saville House School

11 Church Street,
Mansfield Woodhouse,
Mansfield,
Nottinghamshire,
NG19 8AH

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Skegness Grammar School

Vernon Road,
Skegness,
Lincolnshire,
PE25 2QS

Co-educational, Boarding, Senior, Sixth Form.

Spratton Hall

Smith Street,
Spratton,
Northampton,
Northamptonshire,
NN6 8HP

Co-educational, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

St Crispin's School

6 St Mary's Road,
Stoneygate,
Leicester,
Leicestershire,
LE2 1XA

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior.

St Hugh's School

Cromwell Avenue,
Woodhall Spa,
Lincolnshire,
LN10 6TQ

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

St Joseph's School

33 Derby Road,
Nottingham,
Nottinghamshire,
NG1 5AW

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

St Peter & St Paul School

Brambling House,
Hady Hill,
Chesterfield,
Derbyshire,
S41 0EF

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

St Peter's Independent School

Lingswood Park,
Blackthorn,
Northampton,
Northamptonshire,
NN3 8TA

Co-educational, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

St Peter's School

52 Headlands,
Kettering,
Northamptonshire,
NN15 6DJ

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

St Wystan's School

High Street,
Repton,
Derbyshire,
DE65 6GE

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Stamford Endowed Schools

Brazenose House,
St Paul's Street,
Stamford,
Lincolnshire,
PE9 2BE

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Stamford High School

St Martin's,
Stamford,
Lincolnshire,
PE9 2LL

Girls, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Stamford Junior School

Kettering Road,
Stamford,
Lincolnshire,
PE9 2LR

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Stoneygate School

6 London Road,
Great Glen,
Leicester,
Leicestershire,
LE8 9DJ

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

The Dixie Grammar School

Station Road,
Market Bosworth,
Leicestershire,
CV13 0LE

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

The Elms, Nursery & Junior School to Trent College

Derby Road,
Long Eaton,
Nottingham,
Nottinghamshire,
NG10 4AD

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

The Lammas School

Lammas Road,
Sutton-in-Ashfield,
Nottinghamshire,
NG17 2AD

Co-educational, Day, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

The Orchard School

South Leverton,
Retford,
Nottinghamshire,
DN22 0DJ

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior.

Tiny Tots Pre-School & Primary

16-20 Beal Street,
Leicester,
Leicestershire,
LE2 0AA

Co-educational, Day, Pre-Preparatory.

Treetops Nurseries

1 St. James Court,
Friar Gate,
Derby,
Derbyshire,
DE1 1BT

Co-educational, Day, Nursery.

Trent College

Derby Road,
Long Eaton,
Nottingham,
Nottinghamshire,
NG10 4AD

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Uppingham School

Uppingham,
Rutland,
LE15 9QE

Co-educational, Boarding, Senior, Sixth Form.

Viking School

140 Church Road North,
Skegness,
Lincolnshire,
PE25 2QJ

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Welbeck - The Defence Sixth Form College

Forest Road,
Woodhouse,
Loughborough,
Leicestershire,
LE12 8WD

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Sixth Form.

Wellingborough School

Wellingborough,
Northamptonshire,
NN8 2BX

Co-educational, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Wellow House School

Wellow,
Newark,
Nottinghamshire,
NG22 0EA

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Winchester House School

High Street,
Brackley,
Northamptonshire,
NN13 7AZ

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Witham Hall Preparatory School

Witham-on-the-Hill,
Bourne,
Lincolnshire,
PE10 0JJ

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Worksop College

Worksop,
Nottinghamshire,
S80 3AP

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Worksop College Preparatory School, Ranby House

Retford,
Nottinghamshire,
DN22 8HX

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.