Staines Preparatory School

Founded in 1935, Staines Preparatory School has been delivering high quality education to the children of Surrey for over 80 years.

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Breaside Preparatory School

Breaside Preparatory School, located in Bromley, Kent, prepares pupils from 2.5 to 11 years for both Grammar and Independent Senior Schools in a caring and nurturing environment.

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Prep schools in Greater London

Are you looking for a prep school in Greater London? Search here for independent preparatory schools in the Greater London area, including parts of Essex, Hertfordshire, Kent, Middlesex and Surrey.

You will find a list of all preparatory and junior schools in Greater London at the bottom of this page. You can use the search filters below to narrow your prep school search: you can choose day or boarding schools, girls' or boys' schools, or find and compare the schools nearest to you with our postcode search.

Click on a school's name for more information. Prep schools with full profiles appear at the top of the listings in highlighted panels. Some schools provide links to their social media and you can also watch school videos.

Many prep schools are members of the Independent Association of Prep Schools (IAPS), which is a good source of initial advice about preparatory education.

You can also read preparatory school news and feature articles in our editorial section. You may find the following articles particularly useful:

– What does a prep school education truly provide? by Mark Hartley, vice-chairman of IAPS.

– Why British prep schools continue to be at the forefront of education, by Tania Botting, vice-chairman of IAPS.

– Choosing a prep school – the issues to consider and questions to ask, by Andrew Hunter, Headmaster of Merchiston Castle School.

You will also find more helpful articles on choosing a schoolfinding the fees, and an explanation of exams and qualifications.

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, first published in 1924, and John Catt's Preparatory Schools. We hope you find the perfect school for your child!

If you have any further questions or enquiries about independent education or a particular independent school, please get in touch with us at enquiries@johncatt.com



Avon House Preparatory School

490 High Road,
Woodford Green,
IG8 0PN,
Essex

www.avonhouseschool.co.uk

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

Read more about Avon House Preparatory School

Babington House School

Grange Drive,
Chislehurst,
BR7 5ES,
Kent

www.babingtonhouse.com

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

Read more about Babington House School

Bancroft's School

High Road,
Woodford Green,
IG8 0RF,
Essex

www.bancrofts.org

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

Read more about Bancroft's School

Breaside Preparatory School

41-43 Orchard Road,
Bromley,
BR1 2PR,
Kent

www.breaside.co.uk

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

Read more about Breaside Preparatory School

Bromley High School GDST

Blackbrook Lane,
Bickley,
Bromley,
BR1 2TW,
Kent

www.bromleyhigh.gdst.net

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

Read more about Bromley High School GDST

Croydon High School GDST

Old Farleigh Road,
Selsdon,
South Croydon,
CR2 8YB,
Surrey

www.croydonhigh.gdst.net

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

Read more about Croydon High School GDST

Cumnor House School for Boys

168 Pampisford Road,
South Croydon,
CR2 6DA,
Surrey

www.cumnorhouse.com

Boys, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Read more about Cumnor House School for Boys

Cumnor House School for Girls

1 Woodcote Lane,
Purley,
CR8 3HB,
Surrey

www.cumnorhouse.com

Girls, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Read more about Cumnor House School for Girls

Farringtons School

Perry Street,
Chislehurst,
BR7 6LR,
Kent

www.farringtons.org.uk

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

Read more about Farringtons School

Kew College

24-26 Cumberland Road,
Kew,
TW9 3HQ,
Surrey

www.kewcollege.com

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

Read more about Kew College

Kew Green Preparatory School

Layton House, Ferry Lane,
Kew Green,
Richmond,
TW9 3AF,
Surrey

www.kgps.co.uk

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

Read more about Kew Green Preparatory School

King's House School

68 King's Road,
Richmond,
TW10 6ES,
Surrey

www.kingshouseschool.org

Boys, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Read more about King's House School

Lyonsdown School

3 Richmond Road,
New Barnet,
Barnet,
EN5 1SA,
Hertfordshire

www.lyonsdownschool.co.uk

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

Read more about Lyonsdown School

St Catherine's School

Cross Deep,
Twickenham,
TW1 4QJ,
Middlesex

www.stcatherineschool.co.uk

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

Read more about St Catherine's School

Staines Preparatory School

3 Gresham Road,
Staines upon Thames,
TW18 2BT,
Surrey

www.stainesprep.co.uk

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

Read more about Staines Preparatory School

Woodford Green Preparatory School

Glengall Road,
Woodford Green,
IG8 0BZ,
Essex

www.wgprep.co.uk

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

Read more about Woodford Green Preparatory School

ACS Hillingdon International School

Hillingdon Court,
108 Vine Lane, Hillingdon,
Uxbridge,
UB10 0BE,
Middlesex

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

Al-Khair School

109-117 Cherry Orchard Road,
Croydon,
CR0 6BE,
Surrey

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

Al-Noor Primary School

Newton Industrial Estate,
Eastern Avenue, Chadwell Health,
Romford,
RM6 5SD,
Essex

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

Alpha Preparatory School

21 Hindes Road,
Harrow,
HA1 1SH,
Middlesex

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

Ashgrove School

116 Widmore Road,
Bromley,
BR1 3BE,
Kent

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

Ashton House School

50-52 Eversley Crescent,
Isleworth,
TW7 4LW,
Middlesex

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

Beehive Preparatory School

233 Beehive Lane,
Redbridge,
Ilford,
IG4 5ED,
Essex

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

Benedict House Preparatory School

1-5 Victoria Road,
Sidcup,
DA15 7HD,
Kent

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

Bickley Park School

24 Page Heath Lane,
Bickley,
Bromley,
BR1 2DS,
Kent

Boys, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Bishop Challoner School

228 Bromley Road,
Shortlands,
Bromley,
BR2 0BS,
Kent

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

Braeside School for Girls

130 High Road,
Buckhurst Hill,
IG9 5SD,
Essex

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

Broomfield House School

Broomfield Road,
Kew Gardens,
Richmond,
TW9 3HS,
Surrey

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

Buckingham Preparatory School

458 Rayners Lane,
Pinner,
Harrow,
HA5 5DT,
Middlesex

Boys, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Buxlow Preparatory School

5/6 Castleton Gardens,
Wembley,
HA9 7QJ,
Middlesex

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

Chigwell School

High Road,
Chigwell,
IG7 6QF,
Essex

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

Collingwood School

3 Springfield Road,
Wallington,
SM6 0BD,
Surrey

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

Date Valley School

Mitcham Court,
Cricket Green,
Mitcham,
CR4 4LB,
Surrey

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

Eastcourt Independent School

1 Eastwood Road,
Goodmayes,
Ilford,
IG3 8UW,
Essex

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

Educare Small School

12 Cowleaze Road,
Kingston upon Thames,
KT2 6DZ,
Surrey

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

Elmhurst School

44-48 South Park Hill Rd,
South Croydon,
CR2 7DW,
Surrey

Boys, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Farringtons Junior School

Perry Street,
Chislehurst,
BR7 6LR,
Kent

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

Gidea Park College

2 Balgores Lane,
Gidea Park,
Romford,
RM2 5JR,
Essex

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

Goodrington School

17 Walden Road,
Hornchurch,
RM11 2JT,
Essex

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

Guru Gobind Singh Khalsa College

Roding Lane,
Chigwell,
IG7 6BQ,
Essex

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

Hampton Prep and Pre-Prep School

Gloucester Road,
Hampton,
TW12 2UQ,
Middlesex

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

Holland House School

1 Broadhurst Avenue,
Edgware,
HA8 8TP,
Middlesex

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

Holy Cross Preparatory School

George Road,
Kingston upon Thames,
KT2 7NU,
Surrey

Girls, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Homefield Preparatory School

Western Road,
Sutton,
SM1 2TE,
Surrey

Boys, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Immanuel School

Havering Grange Centre,
Havering Road North,
Romford,
RM1 4HR,
Essex

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

Laleham Lea School

29 Peaks Hill,
Purley,
CR8 3JJ,
Surrey

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

Loyola Preparatory School

103 Palmerston Road,
Buckhurst Hill,
IG9 5NH,
Essex

Boys, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Maytime Montessori Nursery - Cranbrook Road

341 Cranbrook Road,
Ilford,
IG1 4UF,
Essex

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

Maytime Montessori Nursery - Eastwood Road

2 Eastwood Road,
Goodmayes,
IG3 8XB,
Essex

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

Maytime Montessori Nursery - York Road

87 York Road,
Ilford,
IG1 3AF,
Essex

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

Merton Court Preparatory School

38 Knoll Road,
Sidcup,
DA14 4QU,
Kent

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

Newland House School

Waldegrave Park,
Twickenham,
TW1 4TQ,
Middlesex

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

North London Collegiate School

Canons,
Canons Drive,
Edgware,
HA8 7RJ,
Middlesex

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

Northwood College for Girls GDST

Maxwell Road,
Northwood,
HA6 2YE,
Middlesex

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

Oakfields Montessori School

Harwood Hall,
Harwood Hall Lane,
Corbets Tey,
RM14 2YG,
Essex

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

Oaklands School

8 Albion Hill,
Loughton,
IG10 4RA,
Essex

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

Oakwood Independent School

Godstone Road,
Purley,
CR8 2AN,
Surrey

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

Old Palace of John Whitgift School

Old Palace Road,
Croydon,
CR0 1AX,
Surrey

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

Old Vicarage School

48 Richmond Hill,
Richmond,
TW10 6QX,
Surrey

Girls, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Orley Farm School

South Hill Avenue,
Harrow,
HA1 3NU,
Middlesex

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

Park Hill School

8 Queens Road,
Kingston upon Thames,
KT2 7SH,
Surrey

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

Park School for Girls

20-22 Park Avenue,
Ilford,
IG1 4RS,
Essex

Girls, Day, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Quainton Hall School & Nursery

91 Hindes Road,
Harrow,
HA1 1RX,
Middlesex

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

Radnor House

Pope's Villa,
Cross Deep,
Twickenham,
TW1 4QG,
Middlesex

Co-educational, Day, Preparatory, Senior.

Raphael Independent School

Park Lane,
Hornchurch,
RM11 1XY,
Essex

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

Reddiford School

36-38 Cecil Park,
Pinner,
HA5 5HH,
Middlesex

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

Reedham Park School

71A Old Lodge Lane,
Purley,
CR8 4DN,
Surrey

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

Rokeby School

George Road,
Kingston upon Thames,
KT2 7PB,
Surrey

Boys, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Royal Russell Junior School

Coombe Lane,
Croydon,
CR9 5BX,
Surrey

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

Seaton House School

67 Banstead Road South,
Sutton,
SM2 5LH,
Surrey

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

Shrewsbury House School

107 Ditton Road,
Surbiton,
KT6 6RL,
Surrey

Boys, Day, Preparatory.

St Aubyn's School

Bunces Lane,
Woodford Green,
IG8 9DU,
Essex

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

St Christopher's School

71 Wembley Park Drive,
Wembley,
HA9 8HE,
Middlesex

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

St Christopher's The Hall School

49 Bromley Road,
Beckenham,
BR3 5PA,
Kent

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

St David's School

23/25 Woodcote Valley Road,
Purley,
CR8 3AL,
Surrey

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

St Helen's College

Parkway,
Hillingdon,
Uxbridge,
UB10 9JX,
Middlesex

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

St Helen's School

Eastbury Road,
Northwood,
HA6 3AS,
Middlesex

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

St John's School

Potter Street Hill,
Northwood,
HA6 3QY,
Middlesex

Boys, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

St Martin's School

40 Moor Park Road,
Northwood,
HA6 2DJ,
Middlesex

Boys, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

St Mary's Hare Park School & Nursery

South Drive,
Gidea Park,
Romford,
RM2 6HH,
Essex

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

St. David's Prep

Justin Hall,,
Beckenham Road,
West Wickham,
BR4 0QS,
Kent

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

Surbiton High School

13-15 Surbiton Crescent,
Kingston upon Thames,
KT1 2JT,
Surrey

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

Sutton High School GDST

55 Cheam Road,
Sutton,
SM1 2AX,
Surrey

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

Tashbar of Edgeware

47-49 Mowbray Road,
Edgware,
HA8 8JL,
Middlesex

Boys, Day, Nursery, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

The Daiglen School

68 Palmerston Road,
Buckhurst Hill,
IG9 5LG,
Essex

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

The Falcons Preparatory School for Boys

41 Few Foot Road,
Richmond,
TW9 2SS,
Surrey

Boys, Day, Preparatory.

The Lady Eleanor Holles School

Hanworth Road,
Hampton,
TW12 3HF,
Middlesex

Girls, Day, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

The Lady Eleanor Holles School (Junior Department)

177 Uxbridge Road,
Hampton Hill,
TW12 1BD,
Middlesex

Girls, Day, Preparatory.

The Mall School

185 Hampton Road,
Twickenham,
TW2 5NQ,
Middlesex

Boys, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

The Noam Primary School

8-10 Forty Avenue,
Wembley,
HA9 8JW,
Middlesex

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

The Royal Masonic School for Girls

Rickmansworth Park,
Rickmansworth,
WD3 4HF,
Hertfordshire

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

The St Michael Steiner School

Park Road,
Hanworth Park,
London,
TW13 6PN,
Middlesex

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

The Study School

57 Thetford Road,
New Malden,
KT3 5DP,
Surrey

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

The Ursuline Preparatory School Ilford

2-8 Coventry Road,
Ilford,
IG1 4QR,
Essex

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

Twickenham Preparatory School

Beveree,
43 High Street,
Hampton,
TW12 2SA,
Middlesex

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

Unicorn School

238 Kew Road,
Richmond,
TW9 3JX,
Surrey

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

West Lodge School

36 Station Road,
Sidcup,
DA15 7DU,
Kent

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

Westbury House

80 Westbury Road,
New Malden,
KT3 5AS,
Surrey

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

Wickham Court School

Schiller International,
Layhams Road,
West Wickham,
BR4 9HW,
Kent

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