Bancroft's School

Situated in north east London, adjacent to Epping Forest, Bancroft's School is London's best kept educational secret. We feel we have got a lot to shout about and want to share what makes Bancroft's so special.

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Independent schools in Essex, Greater London

Search here for independent schools in Essex (Greater London), including day and boarding schools, girls' schools, boys' schools, prep schools, senior schools and sixth forms.

Because we also split our independent school searches by region, further schools in Essex can be found in the East region directory.  

You will find Essex schools in the 'Greater London' region at the bottom of this page, with some basic directory information. You can use the filters to narrow your search, and find schools near you with our postcode search. 

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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

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

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

Al-Noor Primary School

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

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

Beehive Preparatory School

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

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

Braeside School for Girls

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

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

Chigwell School

High Road,
Chigwell,
IG7 6QF,
Essex

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

Eastcourt Independent School

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

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.

Immanuel School

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

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

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.

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.

Park School for Girls

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

Girls, Day, Preparatory, Senior, Sixth Form.

Raphael Independent School

Park Lane,
Hornchurch,
RM11 1XY,
Essex

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

St Aubyn's School

Bunces Lane,
Woodford Green,
IG8 9DU,
Essex

Co-educational, 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.

The Daiglen School

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

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.