Independent schools in Shropshire

Discover independent schools in Shropshire – nursery, pre-prep, prep and senior – around Wolverhampton, Ludlow, Shrewsbury, Telford, Ellesmere and Oswestry.

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Pre-Prep and Prep schools in Shropshire

Entry to pre-prep is normally in the year a child reaches age 5 but some schools offer a nursery provision for the early years as well. Prep schools start at age 8 and go through until transition to senior school at either 11 or 13 years. Some schools offer every stage from pre-prep, prep and senior providing a single school foundation for a child.

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Adcote School for Girls
  • Day
  • Boarding
  • Girls
  • Prep + Senior

    100 to 200 pupils

    Bedstone College
  • Day
  • Boarding
  • Coed
  • Pre-Prep & Prep + Senior

    100 to 200 pupils

    Birchfield School
  • Day
  • Coed
  • Pre-Prep & Prep

    100 to 200 pupils

    Ellesmere College
  • Day
  • Boarding
  • Coed
  • Prep + Senior

    400 to 700 pupils

    Moor Park
  • Day
  • Boarding
  • Coed
  • Pre-Prep & Prep

    200 to 400 pupils

    Moreton Hall
  • Day
  • Boarding
  • Coed
  • Pre-Prep & Prep + Senior

    400 to 700 pupils

    Oswestry School
  • Day
  • Boarding
  • Coed
  • Pre-Prep & Prep + Senior

    400 to 700 pupils

    Packwood Haugh School
  • Day
  • Boarding
  • Coed
  • Pre-Prep & Prep

    200 to 400 pupils

    Prestfelde
  • Day
  • Boarding
  • Coed
  • Pre-Prep & Prep

    200 to 400 pupils

    Shrewsbury High School
  • Day
  • Girls
  • Pre-Prep & Prep + Senior

    200 to 400 pupils

    The Old Hall School
  • Day
  • Coed
  • Pre-Prep & Prep

    200 to 400 pupils

    Senior schools in Shropshire

    Entry to senior school is normally at age 11 or 13. Some senior schools also offer a pre-prep and prep, providing a single foundation for a child without the need to change schools.

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    Adcote School for Girls
  • Day
  • Boarding
  • Girls
  • Senior + Prep

    100 to 200 pupils

    Bedstone College
  • Day
  • Boarding
  • Coed
  • Senior + Pre-Prep & Prep

    100 to 200 pupils

    Concord College
  • Day
  • Boarding
  • Coed
  • Senior

    400 to 700 pupils

    Ellesmere College
  • Day
  • Boarding
  • Coed
  • Senior + Prep

    400 to 700 pupils

    Moreton Hall
  • Day
  • Boarding
  • Coed
  • Senior + Pre-Prep & Prep

    400 to 700 pupils

    Oswestry School
  • Day
  • Boarding
  • Coed
  • Senior + Pre-Prep & Prep

    400 to 700 pupils

    Shrewsbury High School
  • Day
  • Girls
  • Senior + Pre-Prep & Prep

    200 to 400 pupils

    Shrewsbury School
  • Day
  • Boarding
  • Coed
  • Senior

    700 to 1,000 pupils

    Wrekin College
  • Day
  • Boarding
  • Coed
  • Senior

    400 to 700 pupils