Broomwood Hall Upper School
68-74 Nightingale Lane, London, SW12 8NR
020 8682 8810
|Head||Mrs Louisa McCafferty|
|Girls Age Range||8-13|
|Number of pupils||250|
|Day fees per annum||£6,880 per term|
|Average Class Size||Av 17|
ABOUT US: Broomwood Hall Upper School is a girls' prep school in Wandsworth, SW London preparing for both 11+ & 13+ exits which offers an excellent and rounded education that nurtures and stretches in equal measure. Our winning combination of traditional values and innovative teaching coupled with an exciting enrichment programme challenges and stimulates both breadth and depth of learning. Broomwood girls are happy, confident, rounded individuals who are well prepared for future success.
THE CURRICULUM: A broad and stimulating mastery approach, with technology used at every level fosters a love of learning, bolsters self-confidence, creativity and critical thinking, helping girls to maximise their potential.
GAMES & THE ARTS: Sport and the arts are an important part of our curriculum and we offer a surprisingly wide variety. We place great value on creativity with exceptionally strong music, art and drama departments. New Art and DT block. Winners of prestigious Artsmark Gold Award. Leiths Cookery school on-site for Years 6 & 7.
PASTORAL CARE: We know that happy children thrive academically. With small class sizes, an excellent tutor system and mindfulness and wellbeing programmes built into the curriculum, we pride ourselves on nurturing the whole child and developing individual strengths so that when girls leave us at 11 or 13, they are confident, happy, well-rounded individuals with a strong sense of purpose.
ADMISSIONS & EXIT: Entry at ages 8 and 11 is automatic for girls coming from the Lower School. We take pride in the breadth of our curriculum and get wonderful results in all areas with girls regularly winning awards and scholarships at both 11 and 13, in all subjects, to some of the country’s best schools, both day and boarding including Alleyn's, Benenden, Emanuel Marlborough, Bradfield, JAGS, Streatham & Clapham High, Woldingham, Wellington, Cranleigh and King's, Canterbury. From September 20, option to progress on to recently opened Northwood Senior. On average, around 25 per cent of leavers win awards across all areas: academic, art, music, drama and sport.
HEAD'S PHILOSOPHY: We prepare for life, not just the next school. Our focus on the essential skills of creativity, critical thinking, resilience, independence and confidence, provides girls with the benefits of a holistic education where everything is important, and each girl is supported and enabled to be and do her best and is prepared for an exciting future.