Develop a love of learning.
Queen Mary’s Prep School is located in the West Wing of the Main School Building providing an exceptional, all-round education for girls aged 7-11. Supportive and highly experienced tutors provide stability alongside many lessons taught by subject specialists.
Why Choose Queen Mary’s
Putting You at the Centre of your Learning
This ensures all our decisions and planning are bespoke. We focus on individual academic achievement, the development of musical and sporting talent and the encouragement of leadership qualities, together with spiritual awareness and care for each other both in the school community and in the wider world.
Facilities include the light and airy classrooms, the Junior Science Laboratory with direct access onto a terrace, Science Garden and pond. Additional facilities include the Art Studio, Food and Textile Rooms, Music Studios, Sports facilities including the new full sized floodlit astro pitch, the IT Suite, the River Swale and the stunning and safe 40 acre grounds where there are many adventures to be had.
Highly Experienced and Qualified Staff
Dedicated staff work with small class sizes allowing them to focus on each individual child with extension and support opportunities throughout the day. We develop a working partnership with parents, through feedback and reporting and every girl has a dedicated tutor. Additionally, wrap-around care ensures flexibility for busy families.
Events and Educational Trips
These happen constantly throughout the year. From international trips, overnight camps, educational visits to the Life Museum, National Science & Media Museum. Additionally, events include Sports Day, drama productions, visiting speakers and the very popular Pet Service.
Developing your Passions
From Canoeing, Story Writing Club and the Year 4 Orchestra where you have a chance to try a string instrument to Brain Busters, Gymnastics and Tennis there are activities for everyone. Further onsite activities are available including Dance, individual Music Lessons and Riding making it easy to provide you with a full programme of activities in one location.
Our Friendly, Home-from-Home Boarding Community
Full, weekly and flexi boarding allows you to flourish in the rich culture of learning, friendship and extra-curricular activities. What is special about Queen Mary’s is the full integration between boarders and day girls due to the flexibility of boarding. Day girls are welcome to flexi board or just to stay into the evening to make the most of all the opportunities on offer.