Edge Grove Preparatory School A GSG School
- Edge Grove Preparatory School
Edge Grove School
- Head: Mr Ben Evans
- T 01923 855724
- F 01923 859920
- E email@example.com
- W www.edgegrove.com
- A mainstream independent school for pupils aged from 3 to 13
- Boarding: Yes
- Local authority: Hertfordshire
- Pupils: 450
- Religion: Church of England/Christian
- Fees: Day £11,835 - £15,825; Boarding +£4,170 - £5,970 pa
- Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
- ISI report: View the ISI report
What The Good Schools Guide says..
Around 25 full and weekly boarders, the vast majority of whom are international or Forces children, with a total of 50 beds to accommodate flexi boarding. Newly appointed non-teaching head of boarding (2013) has made a ‘huge difference,’ to what was formerly a fairly chaotic boarding function according to parents, although many agreed that...
What the school says...
Edge Grove offers a flexible boarding experience for pupils from age 7. We are conveniently located close to the M1 and M25 motorways, and only 15 miles from central London. First-rate teaching, excellent pastoral care, superb facilities, and a unique family atmosphere all combine to make Edge Grove a very special place.
Our pupils achieve highly within a supportive and nurturing environment, and we enjoy outstanding academic performance with over 60 scholarships awarded in the past four years to top senior schools such as Harrow, Eton, Rugby, Uppingham and North London Collegiate. ...Read more
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What The Good Schools Guide says
Since 2012, Ben Evans (40s). A Devon lad (mother still breeds Dartmoor ponies there) with a love of all things country. Head boy at Bramdean School before heading to Exeter University to read history and archaeology. Returned, armed with his degree and PGCE, to Bramdean where he ‘learned to teach,’ before taking up the post of head of history at Brighton College, later returning as deputy head to his alma mater.
Had a ‘now or never’ moment before hot footing it to Sri Lanka to teach at the junior school of the British School in Colombo, Sri Lanka, where he served a total of six years, the final four as head. Returned to the UK following the birth of his first child and found love at first sight with Edge Grove...
Special Education Needs
No comment offered - and very modest in the SEN details section too.
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder|
|Aspergers Syndrome [archived]|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders [archived]|
|CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia|
|Delicate Medical Problems [archived]|
|English as an additional language (EAL)|
|Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory|
|Has SEN unit or class||Y|
|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|