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Boys' schools in the North-West

Are you looking for a boys' school in the North-West? Search here to find and compare independent boys' schools in Cheshire, Cumbria, Greater Manchester, the Isle of Man, Lancashire and Merseyside.

You will find all boys' schools in the North-East listed at the bottom of this page. Use the filters below to narrow your search: you can select day or boarding schools, prep schools, senior schools or sixth forms. 

You can find and compare the nearest boys' schools to you with our postcode search.

Click on a school's name for more information. Those 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.

Elsewhere on this site you can find advice on editorial topics such as the benefits of single-sex education, the questions to ask when choosing a school and finding independent school fees.

If you are looking for an independent special needs school, please visit our sister website: www.specialneedsguide.co.uk.

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.



Abrar Academy

34-36 Garstang Road,
Preston,
PR1 1NA,
Lancashire

Boys, Boarding, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

Altrincham Preparatory School

Marlborough Road,
Bowdon,
Altrincham,
WA14 2RR,
Greater Manchester

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

Bolton School (Boys' Division)

Chorley New Road,
Bolton,
BL1 4PA,
Greater Manchester

Boys, Day, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Bury Grammar School Boys

Tenterden Street,
Bury,
BL9 0HN,
Greater Manchester

Boys, Day, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Darul Uloom Al Arabiya Al Islamiya

Holcombe Hall,
Holcombe,
Bury,
BL8 4NG,
Greater Manchester

Boys, Day, Senior.

Etz Chaim School at The Belmont

89 Middleton Road,
Crumpsall,
Manchester,
M8 4JY,
Greater Manchester

Boys, Day, Senior.

Jamiatul-Ilm Wal-Huda UK School

15 Moss Street,
Blackburn,
BB1 5HW,
Lancashire

Boys, Day, Senior.

Kassim Darwish Grammar School for Boys

Hartley Hall,
Alexandra Road South,
Manchester,
M16 8NH,
Greater Manchester

Boys, Day, Senior.

Lancaster Royal Grammar School

East Road,
Lancaster,
LA1 3EF,
Lancashire

Boys, Boarding, Senior, Sixth Form.

Mechinoh L'Yeshivah

Shenstone House,
13 Upper Park Road,
Salford,
M7 4HY,
Greater Manchester

Boys, Day, Senior.

Merchant Taylors' Boys' School

186 Liverpool Road,
Crosby,
Liverpool,
L23 0QP,
Merseyside

Boys, Day, Senior, Sixth Form.

St Ambrose Preparatory School

Hale Barns,
Altrincham,
WA15 0HE,
Greater Manchester

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

Tashbar School

20 Upper Park Road,
Salford,
M7 4HL,
Greater Manchester

Boys, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

The Manchester Grammar School

Old Hall Lane,
Fallowfield,
Manchester,
M13 0XT,
Greater Manchester

Boys, Day, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Yeshivah Ohr Torah School

28 Broom Lane,
Salford,
M7 4FX,
Greater Manchester

Boys, Day, Senior.