Caterham Preparatory School A GSG School
- Caterham Preparatory School
Harestone Valley Road
- Head: Mr Tuckett
- T 01883 342097
- F 01883 341230
- E admissions@cat…amschool.co.uk
- W www.caterhamprepschool.co.uk
- A mainstream independent school for pupils aged from 3 to 11
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Surrey
- Pupils: 292
- Religion: Christian
- Fees: £5,454 - £14,037 pa
- Review: View the Good Schools Guide Review
- ISI report: View the ISI report
- Linked schools: Caterham School
What the Good Schools Guide says..
Caterham Preparatory School is not the place for a slacker – one mother felt strongly it was all work and no (or not enough) play. Although a two-hour lunch break, it can be fairly chocka with music and games practice...
What the school says...
Set in extensive grounds, Caterham Prep School is an integral part of Caterham School and most pupils progress to the Senior School at age 11, when boarding is also available if neeeded.
The School's website will give you more information, but a visit is recommended when the school is in session to see the wide range of educational experiences that are offered. ...Read more
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What The Good Schools Guide saysCaterham Preparatory School is not the place for a slacker – one mother felt strongly it was all work and no (or not enough) play. Although a two-hour lunch break, it can be fairly chocka with music and games practice and other clubs and activities. Certainly not...
Since 2005, Mr Howard Tuckett MA (Ed) HDE (50s). Born in Epping, but educated in South Africa where he began his career in various prep schools, arriving back in the UK, via a stint in Botswana, in 1995 as deputy head at Kings Hawford Prep School in Worcester. Then headmaster at St Joseph’s College Prep School in Ipswich for five years before coming to Caterham. Not the obvious oppo to Julian Thomas (head of Caterham snr school), but in fact they share an educational philosophy and get on well.
Special Education Needs
Caterham Preparatory School is a high achieving, academic school from which most pupils go on to Caterham School, our senior school. The SEN provision we provide depends on a pupil's difficulty. Having been formally diagnosed; it ranges from 1:1 support, through to group withdrawal, through to support within the classroom. SEN support is undertaken by the SENCO and our qualified teachers under the guidance of the SENCO. Nov 09.
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders||Y|
|CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia|
|English as an additional language (EAL)|
|Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory|
|Has SEN unit or class|
|HI - Hearing Impairment|
|MLD - Moderate Learning Difficulty|
|MSI - Multi-Sensory Impairment|
|Natspec Specialist Colleges|
|OTH - Other Difficulty/Disability|
|Other SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|PD - Physical Disability|
|PMLD - Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulty|
|SEMH - Social, Emotional and Mental Health|
|SLCN - Speech, Language and Communication|
|SLD - Severe Learning Difficulty|
|Special facilities for Visually Impaired|
|SpLD - Specific Learning Difficulty|
|VI - Visual Impairment|