Skip to main content

What says..

Hugely well-to-do Wilmslow has a reputation for glitz, but despite Wilmslow Preparatory School’s location at the very heart of this leafy South-Mancunian suburb, there’s little of that here. Instead it’s refreshingly unpretentious, a small, happy prep of well-mannered, busy, confident,...

Read review »

Thank the school

Parents and pupils often have cause to acknowledge the help and support they have received from their schools, for example in helping in the choice of further education or careers. "Say thank you" allows you to send a quick note of appreciation to the school in general or to an individual teacher.


This is a thank you to your school, teacher or careers adviser who helped you to get where you are now.

Please fill in the fields below, which we will transform into a letter of thanks from you to them.

Leave blank if you want to thank the school as a whole

Years you were there

Can be left blank but, if you can, think of a few words that will bring a smile.

What The Good Schools Guide says

Hugely well-to-do Wilmslow has a reputation for glitz, but despite Wilmslow Preparatory School’s location at the very heart of this leafy South-Mancunian suburb, there’s little of that here. Instead it’s refreshingly unpretentious, a small, happy prep of well-mannered, busy, confident, green-clad girls (and increasingly boys). With just over 100 pupils across eight years, numbers are bijou with...

Head

Since January 2014, Mrs Helen Rigby BEd NPQH. Was a parent at the school and joined the staff as reception teacher in 2001. Appointed deputy head in 2005.

Entrance

Non-selective, although officially by assessment and interview for older children, which in practice seems to mean school checking it can meet their needs. It usually can, thanks in part to a three-day-a-week SENCo providing extra help, including a gifted and talented programme, who’s described by parents as ‘pro-active and great at liaising

Subscribe now for instant access to read The Good Schools Guide review.

Already subscribed? Login here.

  Zoopla sale properties   Zoopla rent properties   Hide Zoopla markers

Powered by Zoopla

Available from our bookshop straight-talking, invaluable, must have books and subscriptions to UK schools, Good Schools Guide International and Uni in the USA... and Beyond >>

The Good Schools Guide subscriptionThe Good Schools Guide London NorthThe Good Schools Guid 20th Edition

 GSG Blog >    In the news >

Newsletter

Educational insight in your inbox. Sign up for our popular newsletters.

This month 'Breducation'


The Good Schools Guide: Boarding Schools. Our newest book, available now - boarding for the 21st century.