Kingshott

Kingshott School is set on the outskirts of Hitchin, Hertfordshire, and provides an outstanding co-educational learning experience for boys and girls aged 3 to 13.

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Prep schools in Hertfordshire

Are you looking for a prep school in Hertfordshire? Search here to find and compare independent preparatory schools.

You will find a list of all preparatory and junior schools in Hertfordshire 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, including articles on the benefits of a prep school education and the issues to consider and questions to ask when choosing a school.

You will also find more helpful articles on choosing a schoolfinding the fees, and an explanation of exams and qualifications.

If you are looking for an independent special needs school, see 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!

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Abbot's Hill School

Bunkers Lane,
Hemel Hempstead,
HP3 8RP,
Hertfordshire

www.abbotshill.herts.sch.uk

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

Read more about Abbot's Hill School

Berkhamsted School

Overton House,
131 High Street,
Berkhamsted,
HP4 2DJ,
Hertfordshire

www.berkhamsted.com

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

Read more about Berkhamsted School

Duncombe School

4 Warren Park Road,
Bengeo,
Hertford,
SG14 3JA,
Hertfordshire

www.duncombe-school.co.uk

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

Read more about Duncombe School

Heath Mount School

Woodhall Park,
Watton-at-Stone,
Hertford,
SG14 3NG,
Hertfordshire

www.heathmount.org

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

Read more about Heath Mount School

Kingshott

Stevenage Road,
St Ippolyts,
Hitchin,
SG4 7JX,
Hertfordshire

www.kingshottschool.com

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

Read more about Kingshott

Lockers Park

Lockers Park Lane,
Hemel Hempstead,
HP1 1TL,
Hertfordshire

www.lockerspark.herts.sch.uk

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

Read more about Lockers Park

St Columba's College

King Harry Lane,
St Albans,
AL3 4AW,
Hertfordshire

www.stcolumbascollege.org

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

Read more about St Columba's College

St Hilda's School

28 Douglas Road,
Harpenden,
AL5 2ES,
Hertfordshire

www.sthildasharpenden.co.uk

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

Read more about St Hilda's School

St Margaret's School, Bushey

Merry Hill Road,
Bushey,
WD23 1DT,
Hertfordshire

www.stmargaretsbushey.co.uk

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

Read more about St Margaret's School, Bushey

Tring Park School for the Performing Arts

Tring Park,
Tring,
HP23 5LX,
Hertfordshire

www.tringpark.com

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

Read more about Tring Park School for the Performing Arts

Westbrook Hay Prep School

London Road,
Hemel Hempstead,
HP1 2RF,
Hertfordshire

www.westbrookhay.co.uk

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

Read more about Westbrook Hay Prep School

Aldenham School

Elstree,
WD6 3AJ,
Hertfordshire

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

Aldwickbury School

Wheathampstead Road,
Harpenden,
AL5 1AD,
Hertfordshire

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

Beechwood Park School

Markyate,
St Albans,
AL3 8AW,
Hertfordshire

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

Bhaktivedanta Manor School

Hilfield Lane,
Aldenham,
Watford,
WD25 8EZ,
Hertfordshire

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

Bishop's Stortford College Prep School

Maze Green Road,
Bishop's Stortford,
CM23 2PH,
Hertfordshire

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

Charlotte House Preparatory School

88 The Drive,
Rickmansworth,
WD3 4DU,
Hertfordshire

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

Edge Grove School

Aldenham Village,
WD25 8NL,
Hertfordshire

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

Egerton Rothesay School

Durrants Lane,
Berkhamsted,
HP4 3UJ,
Hertfordshire

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

Haberdashers' Aske's School for Girls

Aldenham Road,
Elstree,
Borehamwood,
WD6 3BT,
Hertfordshire

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

High Elms Manor School

High Elms Lane,
Watford,
WD25 0JX,
Hertfordshire

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

Howe Green House School

Great Hallingbury,
Bishop's Stortford,
CM22 7UF,
Hertfordshire

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

Lochinver House School

Heath Road,
Little Heath,
Potters Bar,
EN6 1LW,
Hertfordshire

Boys, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Longwood School

Bushey Hall Drive,
Bushey,
WD23 2QG,
Hertfordshire

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

Lyonsdown School

3 Richmond Road,
New Barnet,
Barnet,
EN5 1SA,
Hertfordshire

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

Manor Lodge School

Rectory Lane,
Ridge Hill,
Shenley,
WD7 9BG,
Hertfordshire

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

Merchant Taylors' Prep

Moor Farm,
Sandy Lodge Road,
Rickmansworth,
WD3 1LW,
Hertfordshire

Boys, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

Radlett Preparatory School

Kendal Hall,
Watling Street,
Radlett,
WD7 7LY,
Hertfordshire

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

Sherrardswood School

Lockleys,
Welwyn,
AL6 0BJ,
Hertfordshire

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

St Albans High School for Girls

Townsend Avenue,
St Albans,
AL1 3SJ,
Hertfordshire

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

St Christopher School

Barrington Road,
Letchworth,
SG6 3JZ,
Hertfordshire

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

St Edmund's College & Prep School

Old Hall Green,
Nr Ware,
SG11 1DS,
Hertfordshire

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

St Edmund's Prep

Old Hall Green,
Ware,
SG11 1DS,
Hertfordshire

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

St Francis' College

Broadway,
Letchworth Garden City,
SG6 3PJ,
Hertfordshire

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

St Hilda's

High Street,
Bushey,
WD23 3DA,
Hertfordshire

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

St Joseph's In The Park

St Mary's Lane,
Hertingfordbury,
Hertford,
SG14 2LX,
Hertfordshire

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

St. John's Prep. School

The Ridgeway,
Potters Bar,
EN6 5QT,
Hertfordshire

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

Stanborough School

Stanborough Park,
Garston,
Watford,
WD25 9JT,
Hertfordshire

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

Stormont

The Causeway,
Potters Bar,
EN6 5HA,
Hertfordshire

Girls, Day, Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory.

The Haberdashers' Aske's Boys' School

Butterfly Lane,
Elstree,
Borehamwood,
WD6 3AF,
Hertfordshire

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

The King's School

Elmfield,
Ambrose Lane,
Harpenden,
AL5 4DU,
Hertfordshire

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

The Purcell School, London

Aldenham Road,
Bushey,
WD23 2TS,
Hertfordshire

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

The Royal Masonic School for Girls

Rickmansworth Park,
Rickmansworth,
WD3 4HF,
Hertfordshire

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

York House School

Redheath, Sarratt Road,
Croxley Green,
Rickmansworth,
WD3 4LW,
Hertfordshire

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