Boarding Schools

We are still awaiting publication from a few important prep schools – Thomas’s, Bute House and Hill House to name but a few. Below is a comprehensive list of schools that have published their 11+ results for 2017 already. This will be updated as soon as additional results are published. For those looking for a specific St Continue reading…

13+ results London prep schools

Below is a comprehensive overview of 13+ results at London prep schools. We’re awaiting the publication of several important prep schools and will update accordingly, but most prep schools have already released their 2016 results. If you want a quick overview of the numbers sent to the highly selective schools, also check the updated list Continue reading…

Southbank International School in London has launched an IB Diploma scholarship. The two-year, merit-based scholarship covers 100% of Southbank’s tuition fees for the duration of the programme, and is worth over £50,000. Applicants with strong academic potential and a commitment to the qualities and philosophy of the IB ethos are encouraged to apply before the Continue reading…

New Headmaster for Elstree School

Elstree School has welcomed a new Headmaster for the new school year – Mr Sid Inglis and his wife, Olivia have joined Elstree from Ludgrove, on of the top feeder schools for Eton College. Elstree is an independent boarding and day preparatory school for boys aged 3-13years and girls aged 3-8 situated in 150 acres Continue reading…

Hill House School 2012 exit results

Hill House International Junior School is London’s largest preparatory school educating up to 1,000 children aged 4 to 13, so I have been waiting for the 2012 11+ and 13+ results for quite a while. I am happy to report they have just added them to their website in the section “After Hill House“!   Continue reading…

This was an excellent documentary on BBC shot at the boys’ prep school Sunningdale, a small boarding school in Berkshire. It gives an excellent insight into the style and quality of teaching and preparation for secondary schools that top prep schools offer – it also breaks your heart to see how the boys try to Continue reading…

Leading feeder schools to Eton College

Eton College is one of the most sought after boarding school choices for boys in the UK, and I have recently been asked several times to compile a list of London schools that best prepare for entry to Eton College. Do keep in mind that some boarding prep schools are generally considered the more traditional Continue reading…