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  • Cranleigh Prep School, Cranleigh

    This day and boarding prep school is an excellent all-rounder with impressive academics, music, arts and sports - plus a dazzling array of facilities. Wow!

  • ACS International School, Egham

    Muddy says: For an international education, you'll struggle to get better than the ACS International School in Egham.

  • Ripley Court School, Ripley

    A friendly, nurturing prep school for boys and girls aged 3 to 11 set on an idyllic 19 acre site in the chocolate-box village of Ripley.

  • Barrow Hills School, near Godalming

    Looking for a prep school with excellent pastoral care, an emphasis on personal development AND strong academic results? Well, hello Barrow Hills School.

  • Parkside School, Cobham

    A small all-boys prep school, on a big site with a community vibe that really stands out. It punches way above its weight both academically and on the sporting pitch, and has been making waves in music and drama too. Impressive.

  • King Edward’s Witley, near Godalming

    Looking for a day and boarding school with bags of history, a beautiful campus, solid all-rounder offering and a super strong sense of community? King Edward's Witley is the full package. Diversity and inclusion are high on the agenda here too.

  • Surbiton High Boys’ Prep School, Surrey

    WHAT? WHERE? Surbiton High Boys’ Preparatory School is an academically selective day school for boys aged from 4 to 11, set in the leafy Surbiton suburbs just 8 minutes walk from the station with fast connections to London. With over 200 pupils in average classes of 20, year groups are split across two sites – […]

  • Charles Burney building Surbiton High Boys' Prep School

    Surbiton High Boys’ Prep School, Surbiton

    This day school for boys aged 4-11 set across two sites in leafy Surbiton makes up for its small size with a sizeable focus on pastoral care and individual learning - to great effect.

  • Downsend School, Leatherhead

    Downsend School is an innovative independent co-ed school in Leatherhead with a strong academic offering and a thriving sense of community.

  • Little Downsend School, Ashtead, Leatherhead and Epsom

    Muddy says: For a small pre-prep with a strong family feel and an innovative approach, the three Little Downsend schools are hard to fault. Small but perfectly formed, teaching little people with very big ideas, the three Little Downsends are hard to fault.

  • Caterham Prep School, Caterham

    Friendly, inclusive and stimulating, Caterham Prep sets the foundations in children for a love of learning.

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