Absolutely Education

Prep School

Here you’ll find the lowdown on prep schools: boarding or day; mixed or co-ed; the options seem endless. This section aims to help you make an informed decision for your child by offering a wealth of relevant advice from teachers and specialists to support you while you and your child navigate the schooling system.

Prep Articles


Prep School of the Year shortlist for The Study Prep

The Study Preparatory School, Wimbledon is among the shortlist for Prep School of the Year at the 2021 Tes Independent School Awards

Global reach | Lycée International de Londres

Global reach | Lycée International de Londres

The pandemic has underscored our interdependency and need for connection, says the International Programme Coordinator at Lycée International de Londres

60 seconds with Kathy Crewe-Read | Head of Bishop's Stortford College

60 seconds with Kathy Crewe-Read | Head of Bishop’s Stortford College

The Head of Bishop's Stortford College Kathy Crewe-Read discusses her educational background and philosophy

J U Cosford

How to Choose a Boarding School That Will Help Your Child Succeed

Absolutely Education and Anderson Education have compiled our top tips for helping you to choose a boarding school for your child.

School Search

Find the best schools near you with the Absolutely Education school search.

Enter an area name or use your postcode to find schools nearby. Adjust the proximity using the drop down options.

What type of School are you looking for?

How to tell if your child is anxious about returning to school and what to do about it
Rise Up: How to talk to your child about racism
Aatif Hassan: How dyslexic thinking shaped Cavendish Education
How to find the best school for your SEN child
Meet Vicky Ellis, The Study Preparatory School's new Head
The benefits of online tutoring during the coronavirus outbreak
5 reasons to choose an international school
Online learning: How schools, parents and children can adapt
Tips for homeschooling children during coronavirus crisis
Advice for parents: Gabbitas experts answer your education questions
Don't know where to start?