John Catt's Preparatory Schools 2019 now available, new online profiles uploaded

Posted on 6th Mar 2019 in John Catt Publications, Prep Schools Guide

We are pleased to announce the publication of the 2019 edition of our annual guide to preparatory and junior schools in the UK.

The 22nd edition of John Catt's Preparatory Schools includes details of 1500 independent preparatory and junior schools in the UK, providing education for 2.5 to 13-year-olds, including profiles and photographs of leading schools in the sector.

The foreword is written by Christopher King, chief executive of the Independent Association of Prep Schools, and the guide includes a range of editorial from contributing schools, which will also be posted online in the coming months.

The guidebook’s accompanying website – where you can search for a preparatory school in your area – has been updated with school profiles and an eBook can be downloaded from

We're pleased to say that, for the first time, the guidebook is also available on Issuu.

To order a printed copy of the book, please go to our bookshop. For any enquiries about the guide or any of our other products, please email us at