24 – 26 Cumberland Road, Kew, Surrey, TW9 3HQ
Profile: Kew College is a very popular co-educational prep school located in Kew, close to Richmond. It has about 280 boys and girls between the ages of 3 and 13 and is known for combining an all-round education with strong academic results. Fees at currently £2,885 per term are relatively affordable compared to other London prep schools which makes it a popular choice among families in Kew and Richmond.
The school was last inspected by ISI in 2010 and was generally rated good with many outstanding features. Pastoral care was judged to be outstanding. Click here to read the full inspection report.
Admissions: Early registration is highly recommended, as soon after birth as possible. Siblings are given priority but must also register as soon as possible. The school’s admissions policy provides details of the process and the registrar’s contact details.
Exit Results: Particularly for a non-selective prep school, Kew College’s results are impressive. Highlights last year for a class of 2015:
- Colet Court: 2 offers
- Godolphin & Latymer: 12 offers
- St Paul’s Girls’ School: 3 offers
- Hampton: 9 offers
- Lady Eleanor Holles: 10 offers
- Latymer Upper: 18 offers
You can find full details including examination results for previous years here.