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Prep schools in Yorkshire and Humberside

Are you looking for a prep school in Yorkshire and Humberside, including North-East Lincolnshire? Find schools in East Riding of YorkshireNorth YorkshireSouth Yorkshire and West Yorkshire.

You will find a list of all preparatory and junior schools in Yorkshire and Humberside 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.

– 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



Pocklington Prep School

West Green,
Pocklington,
York,
North Yorkshire,
YO42 2NH

www.pocklingtonschool.com

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

Read more about Pocklington Prep School

Queen Ethelburga's Collegiate Foundation

Thorpe Underwood Hall,
Ouseburn,
York,
North Yorkshire,
YO26 9SS

www.qe.org

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

Read more about Queen Ethelburga's Collegiate Foundation

The Froebelian School

Clarence Road,
Horsforth,
Leeds,
West Yorkshire,
LS18 4LB

www.froebelian.com

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

Read more about The Froebelian School

Ackworth School

Pontefract Road,
Ackworth,
nr. Pontefract,
West Yorkshire,
WF7 7LT

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

Al Mu'min Primary School

Clifton St,
Bradford,
West Yorkshire,
BD8 7DA

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

Al-Furqan Preparatory School

Drill Hall House,
Bath Street,
Dewsbury,
West Yorkshire,
WF13 2JR

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

Ashdell Preparatory School

266 Fulwood Road,
Sheffield,
South Yorkshire,
S10 3BL

Girls, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Ashville College

Green Lane,
Harrogate,
North Yorkshire,
HG2 9JP

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

Aysgarth School

Newton le Willows,
Bedale,
North Yorkshire,
DL8 1TF

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

Belmont Grosvenor School

Swarcliffe Hall,
Birstwith,
Harrogate,
North Yorkshire,
HG3 2JG

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

Bethany School

Finlay Street,
Sheffield,
South Yorkshire,
S3 7PS

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

Birkdale School

Oakholme Road,
Sheffield,
South Yorkshire,
S10 3DH

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

Bootham Junior School

Rawcliffe Lane,
York,
North Yorkshire,
YO30 6NP

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

Botton Village School

Danby,
Whitby,
North Yorkshire,
YO21 2NJ

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

Brackenfield School

128 Duchy Road,
Harrogate,
North Yorkshire,
HG1 2HE

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

Bradford Christian School

Livingstone Road,
Bolton Woods,
Bradford,
West Yorkshire,
BD2 1BT

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

Bradford Grammar School

Keighley Road,
Bradford,
West Yorkshire,
BD9 4JP

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

Bronte House School

Apperley Bridge,
Bradford,
West Yorkshire,
BD10 0NR

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

Chapter House Preparatory School

Thorpe Underwood Hall,
Ouseburn,
York,
North Yorkshire,
YO26 9SZ

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

Crystal Gardens

38-40 Greaves Street,
Bradford,
West Yorkshire,
BD5 7PE

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

Cundall Manor School

Helperby,
York,
North Yorkshire,
YO61 2RW

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

Dale House Independent School

Ruby Street,
Carlinghow,
Batley,
West Yorkshire,
WF17 8HL

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

Darul Uloom Dawatul Imaan

Harry Street,
Off Wakefield Road,
Bradford,
West Yorkshire,
BD4 9PH

Boys, Day, Preparatory.

Focus School - York Campus

Bishopthorpe Road,
York,
West Yorkshire,
YO23 2QA

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

Froebel House School

5 Marlborough Avenue,
Kingston upon Hull,
East Riding of Yorkshire,
HU5 3JP

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

Fulneck School

Fulneck,
Pudsey,
Leeds,
West Yorkshire,
LS28 8DS

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

Fyling Hall School

Robin Hood's Bay,
Whitby,
North Yorkshire,
YO22 4QD

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

Gateways School

Harewood,
Leeds,
West Yorkshire,
LS17 9LE

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

Ghyll Royd School and Pre-School

Greystone Manor,
Ilkley Road,
Burley in Wharfedale,
West Yorkshire,
LS29 7HW

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

Giggleswick Junior School

Mill Lane,
Giggleswick,
Settle,
North Yorkshire,
BD24 0DG

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

Handsworth Christian School

231 Handsworth Road,
Handsworth,
Sheffield,
South Yorkshire,
S13 9BJ

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

Highfield Prep School

Clarence Drive,
Harrogate,
North Yorkshire,
HG1 2QG

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

Hill House School

6th Avenue,
Auckley,
Doncaster,
South Yorkshire,
DN9 3GG

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

Hipperholme Grammar Junior School

45 Wakefield Road,
Lightcliffe,
Halifax,
West Yorkshire,
HX3 8AQ

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

Hipperholme Grammar School

Bramley Lane,
Hipperholme,
Halifax,
West Yorkshire,
HX3 8JE

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

Hope House School Barnsley

Hope House,
Blucher Street,
Barnsley,
South Yorkshire,
S70 1AP

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

Huddersfield Grammar School

Royds Mount, Luck Lane,
Marsh,
Huddersfield,
West Yorkshire,
HD1 4QX

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

Hull Collegiate School

Tranby Croft,
Anlaby,
Kingston upon Hull,
East Riding of Yorkshire,
HU10 7EH

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

Hymers College

Hymers Avenue,
Kingston upon Hull,
East Riding of Yorkshire,
HU3 1LW

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

Islamic Tarbiyah Preparatory School

Ambler Street,
Bradford,
West Yorkshire,
BD8 8AW

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

Lady Lane Park School & Nursery

Lady Lane,
Bingley,
West Yorkshire,
BD16 4AP

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

Leeds Menorah School

393 Street Lane,
Leeds,
West Yorkshire,
LS17 6HQ

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

Madni Muslim Girls High School

Thornie Bank, Off Scarborough St,
Savile Town,
Dewsbury,
West Yorkshire,
WF12 9AX

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

Mill Cottage Montessori School

Wakefield Road,
Brighouse,
West Yorkshire,
HD6 4HA

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

Montessori School

Station Road,
Stallingborough,
North-East Lincolnshire,
DN41 8AJ

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

Moorfield School

Wharfedale Lodge,
11 Ben Rhydding Road,
Ilkley,
West Yorkshire,
LS29 8RL

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

Moorlands School

Foxhill,
Weetwood Lane,
Leeds,
West Yorkshire,
LS16 5PF

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

Mount School

3 Binham Road,
Edgerton,
Huddersfield,
West Yorkshire,
HD2 2AP

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

Mylnhurst Preparatory School & Nursery

Button Hill, Woodholm Road,
Ecclesall,
Sheffield,
South Yorkshire,
S11 9HJ

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

Netherleigh & Rossefield School

Parsons Road,
Heaton,
Bradford,
West Yorkshire,
BD9 4AY

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

Paradise Primary School

1 Bretton Street,
Dewsbury,
West Yorkshire,
WF12 9BB

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

Queen Elizabeth Grammar School (Junior School)

158 Northgate,
Wakefield,
West Yorkshire,
WF1 3QY

Boys, Day, Preparatory.

Queen Mary's School

Baldersby Park,
Topcliffe,
Thirsk,
North Yorkshire,
YO7 3BZ

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

Queenswood School

Queen Street,
Morley,
Leeds,
West Yorkshire,
LS27 9EB

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

Rastrick Independent School

Ogden Lane,
Rastrick,
Brighouse,
West Yorkshire,
HD6 3HF

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

Read School

Drax,
Selby,
North Yorkshire,
YO8 8NL

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

Richmond House School

170 Otley Road,
Leeds,
West Yorkshire,
LS16 5LG

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

Rishworth School

Rishworth,
Halifax,
West Yorkshire,
HX6 4QA

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

Scarborough College

Filey Road,
Scarborough,
North Yorkshire,
YO11 3BA

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

Sheffield High School GDST

10 Rutland Park,
Sheffield,
South Yorkshire,
S10 2PE

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

Silcoates School

Wrenthorpe,
Wakefield,
West Yorkshire,
WF2 0PD

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

St Hilda's School

Dovecote Lane,
Horbury,
Wakefield,
West Yorkshire,
WF4 6BB

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

St James' School

22 Bargate,
Grimsby,
North-East Lincolnshire,
DN34 4SY

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

St Martins Ampleforth

Gilling Castle,
Gilling East,
York,
North Yorkshire,
YO62 4HP

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

St Martin's Preparatory School

63 Bargate,
Grimsby,
North-East Lincolnshire,
DN34 5AA

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

St Olave's School

Clifton,
York,
North Yorkshire,
YO30 6AB

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Preparatory.

Sycamore Hall Preparatory School

1 Hall Flat Lane,
Balby,
Doncaster,
South Yorkshire,
DN4 8PT

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

Terrington Hall

Terrington,
York,
North Yorkshire,
YO60 6PR

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

The Branch Christian School

Dewsbury Revival Centre,
West Park Street,
Dewsbury,
West Yorkshire,
WF13 4LA

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

The Gleddings School

Birdcage Lane,
Savile Park,
Halifax,
West Yorkshire,
HX3 0JB

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

The Grammar School at Leeds

Alwoodley Gates,
Harrogate Road,
Leeds,
West Yorkshire,
LS17 8GS

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

The Minster School

Deangate,
York,
North Yorkshire,
YO1 7JA

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

Tregelles

Junior Department, The Mount School,
Dalton Terrace,
York,
North Yorkshire,
YO24 4DD

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

Wakefield Girls' High School (Junior School)

2 St John's Square,
Wakefield,
West Yorkshire,
WF1 2QX

Girls, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Wakefield Independent School

The Nostell Centre,
Doncaster Road, Nostell,
Wakefield,
West Yorkshire,
WF4 1QG

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

Westbourne School

Westbourne Road,
Sheffield,
South Yorkshire,
S10 2QT

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

Westville House Preparatory School

Carter's Lane,
Middleton,
Ilkley,
West Yorkshire,
LS29 0DQ

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

Wharfedale Montessori School

Bolton Abbey,
Skipton,
North Yorkshire,
BD23 6AN

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

York Steiner School

Danesmead,
Fulford Cross,
York,
North Yorkshire,
YO10 4PB

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