The Froebelian School

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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.

– 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



Queen Ethelburga's Collegiate Foundation

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

www.qe.org

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

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The Froebelian School

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

www.froebelian.com

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

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Ackworth School

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

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

Al Mu'min Primary School

Clifton St,
Bradford,
BD8 7DA,
West Yorkshire

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

Al-Furqaan Preparatory School

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

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

Ashville College

Green Lane,
Harrogate,
HG2 9JP,
North Yorkshire

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

Aysgarth School

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

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

Belmont Grosvenor School

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

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

Bethany School

Finlay Street,
Sheffield,
S3 7PS,
South Yorkshire

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

Birkdale School

Oakholme Road,
Sheffield,
S10 3DH,
South Yorkshire

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

Bootham Junior School

Rawcliffe Lane,
York,
YO30 6NP,
North Yorkshire

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

Brackenfield School

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

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

Bradford Christian School

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

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

Bradford Grammar School

Keighley Road,
Bradford,
BD9 4JP,
West Yorkshire

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

Bronte House School

Apperley Bridge,
Bradford,
BD10 0NR,
West Yorkshire

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

Chapter House Preparatory School

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

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

Crystal Gardens

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

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

Cundall Manor School

Helperby,
York,
YO61 2RW,
North Yorkshire

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

Dale House Independent School

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

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

Darul Uloom Dawatul Imaan

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

Boys, Day, Preparatory.

Focus School - York Campus

Bishopthorpe Road,
York,
YO23 2QA,
West Yorkshire

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

Froebel House School

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

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

Fulneck School

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

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

Fyling Hall School

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

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

Gateways School

Harewood,
Leeds,
LS17 9LE,
West Yorkshire

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

Ghyll Royd School and Pre-School

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

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

Giggleswick Junior School

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

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

Heathfield Junior School

Oldham Road,
Rishworth,
HX6 4QF,
West Yorkshire

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

Highfield Prep School

Clarence Drive,
Harrogate,
HG1 2QG,
North Yorkshire

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

Hill House School

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

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

Hipperholme Grammar Junior School

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

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

Hipperholme Grammar School

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

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

Huddersfield Grammar School

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

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

Hull Collegiate School

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

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

Hymers College

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

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

Islamic Tarbiyah Preparatory School

Ambler Street,
Bradford,
BD8 8AW,
West Yorkshire

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

Lady Lane Park School & Nursery

Lady Lane,
Bingley,
BD16 4AP,
West Yorkshire

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

Leeds Menorah School

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

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

Madni Muslim Girls High School

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

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

Mill Cottage Montessori School

Wakefield Road,
Brighouse,
HD6 4HA,
West Yorkshire

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

Montessori School

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

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

Moorfield School

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

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

Moorlands School

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

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

Mount School

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

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

Mylnhurst Preparatory School & Nursery

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

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

Netherleigh & Rossefield School

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

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

Paradise Primary School

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

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

Pocklington Prep School

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

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

Queen Elizabeth Grammar School (Junior School)

158 Northgate,
Wakefield,
WF1 3QY,
West Yorkshire

Boys, Day, Preparatory.

Queen Mary's School

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

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

Queenswood School

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

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

Rastrick Independent School

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

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

Richmond House School

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

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

Rishworth School

Rishworth,
Halifax,
HX6 4QA,
West Yorkshire

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

Scarborough College

Filey Road,
Scarborough,
YO11 3BA,
North Yorkshire

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

Sheffield High School GDST

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

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

Silcoates School

Wrenthorpe,
Wakefield,
WF2 0PD,
West Yorkshire

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

St James' School

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

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

St Martins Ampleforth

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

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Preparatory.

St Martin's Preparatory School

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

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

St Olave's School

Clifton,
York,
YO30 6AB,
North Yorkshire

Co-educational, Boarding, Day, Preparatory.

Sycamore Hall Preparatory School

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

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

Terrington Hall

Terrington,
York,
YO60 6PR,
North Yorkshire

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

The Branch Christian School

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

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

The Gleddings School

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

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

The Grammar School at Leeds

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

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

The Minster School

Deangate,
York,
YO1 7JA,
North Yorkshire

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

The Mount Junior School

Dalton Terrace,
York,
YO24 4DD,
North Yorkshire

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

The Read School

Drax,
Selby,
YO8 8NL,
North Yorkshire

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

Wakefield Girls' High School (Junior School)

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

Girls, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Wakefield Independent School

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

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

Westbourne School

Westbourne Road,
Sheffield,
S10 2QT,
South Yorkshire

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

Westville House Preparatory School

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

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

Wharfedale Montessori School

Bolton Abbey,
Skipton,
BD23 6AN,
North Yorkshire

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

York Steiner School

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

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