Independent schools in West London

Discover independent schools in West London – nursery, pre-prep, prep and senior – around Ealing, Hammersmith, Holland Park, Notting Hill, and Chiswick.

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Pre-Prep and Prep schools in West London

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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Avenue House School
  • Day
  • Coed
  • Pre-Prep & Prep

    < 100 pupils

    Bassett House School
  • Day
  • Coed
  • Pre-Prep & Prep

    100 to 200 pupils

    Bute House Prep School
  • Day
  • Girls
  • Pre-Prep & Prep

    200 to 400 pupils

    Chiswick & Bedford Park Preparatory School
  • Day
  • Coed
  • Pre-Prep & Prep

    100 to 200 pupils

    Durston House School
  • Day
  • Boys
  • Pre-Prep & Prep

    200 to 400 pupils

    Falcons Pre-Preparatory Chiswick
  • Day
  • Boys
  • Pre-Prep

    < 100 pupils

    Hawkesdown House
  • Day
  • Coed
  • Pre-Prep & Prep

    < 100 pupils

    Latymer Upper School
  • Day
  • Coed
  • Prep + Senior

    1,000+ pupils

    Norland Place School
  • Day
  • Coed
  • Pre-Prep & Prep

    200 to 400 pupils

    Notting Hill & Ealing High School
  • Day
  • Girls
  • Pre-Prep & Prep + Senior

    700 to 1,000 pupils

    Notting Hill Preparatory School
  • Day
  • Coed
  • Pre-Prep & Prep

    200 to 400 pupils

    Orchard House School
  • Day
  • Coed
  • Pre-Prep & Prep

    200 to 400 pupils

    Pembridge Hall School
  • Day
  • Girls
  • Pre-Prep & Prep

    400 to 700 pupils

    Queen's College London
  • Day
  • Girls
  • Pre-Prep & Prep + Senior

    400 to 700 pupils

    Ravenscourt Park Preparatory School
  • Day
  • Coed
  • Pre-Prep & Prep

    400 to 700 pupils

    St Augustine's Priory
  • Day
  • Girls
  • Pre-Prep & Prep + Senior

    400 to 700 pupils

    St Benedict's School
  • Day
  • Coed
  • Pre-Prep & Prep + Senior

    1,000+ pupils

    St Helen's College
  • Day
  • Coed
  • Pre-Prep & Prep

    200 to 400 pupils

    St James Preparatory School
  • Day
  • Coed
  • Pre-Prep & Prep

    100 to 200 pupils

    Thomas's Kensington
  • Day
  • Coed
  • Pre-Prep & Prep

    200 to 400 pupils

    Wetherby Preparatory School
  • Day
  • Boys
  • Prep

    200 to 400 pupils

    Wetherby School
  • Day
  • Boys
  • Pre-Prep

    200 to 400 pupils

    Senior schools in West London

    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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    Godolphin and Latymer School
  • Day
  • Girls
  • Senior

    700 to 1,000 pupils

    Latymer Upper School
  • Day
  • Coed
  • Senior + Prep

    1,000+ pupils

    Maida Vale School
  • Day
  • Coed
  • Senior

    100 to 200 pupils

    Notting Hill & Ealing High School
  • Day
  • Girls
  • Senior + Pre-Prep & Prep

    700 to 1,000 pupils

    Portland Place School
  • Day
  • Coed
  • Senior

    200 to 400 pupils

    Queen's College London
  • Day
  • Girls
  • Senior + Pre-Prep & Prep

    400 to 700 pupils

    Royal Ballet School
  • Day
  • Boarding
  • Coed
  • Senior

    200 to 400 pupils

    St Augustine's Priory
  • Day
  • Girls
  • Senior + Pre-Prep & Prep

    400 to 700 pupils

    St Benedict's School
  • Day
  • Coed
  • Senior + Pre-Prep & Prep

    1,000+ pupils

    St James Senior Girls' School
  • Day
  • Girls
  • Senior

    200 to 400 pupils

    St Paul's Girls' School
  • Day
  • Girls
  • Senior

    700 to 1,000 pupils

    Wetherby Senior School
  • Day
  • Boys
  • Senior

    400 to 700 pupils