Skip to main content

What says..

Dining hall in basement, and our young guides said the food, on the whole, is excellent. Sensibly, there isn’t a great deal of choice. ‘We have to try everything, but if we really, really don’t like it we are allowed to scrape it into a bowl,’ they said. All cooked in-house, with nutritionist’s supervision. Fixtures against similar schools in football, hockey, cricket and rugby, but other sports on offer too. ‘My bright, but not at all sporty, child gets to try everything and never feels that he’s not excelling,’ a parent told us...

Read review »

What the parents say...

No comments received for Merlin School

Please login to post a comment.

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

Headmistress

Since 2003, Mrs Kate Prest BA Music/Ed PGCE (40s). Studied at Oxford Brookes. Formerly head of pre-prep at The Harrodian, and before that, teacher and music specialist at Oratory Primary, Chelsea. Welcoming, lively and overflowing with enthusiasm, she treasures the school’s unique, homely feel. ‘We work very much as a team, which extends through staff, pupils, parents and even grandparents,’ she told us.

Believes in the importance of communication and keeping children aware of the world they live in. Operates a complete open door policy, which parents told us works a treat. Prefers verbal communication. Always there to help and advise parents on the next stage. Lives locally and is married with three children, all of whom have attended the Merlin. Husband works in the City, so has no plans...

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

Subscribe for instant access to in-depth reviews, data and catchment:

30000 Independent, state and special schools in our parent friendly interactive directory.
 School exam results by subject and performance GCSE, Alevel or equivalent.
 Which schools pupils come from and go onto.
 Honest, opinionated and fearless independent reviews of more than 1200+ schools.
Comprehensive catchment maps for English state schools inc. year of entry.
School data comparison by A/B weighted, relative success and popularity.
 Compare schools by qualities and results.
 Independent tutor company reviews.

Try before you buy - The Charter School Southwark

The Good Schools Guide subscription

For a limited time get one month's Good Schools Guide subscription free with any purchase of The Good Schools Guide to North or South London.

Your subscription will activate on checkout

The Good Schools Guide London SouthThe Good Schools Guide London North

 GSG Blog >    In the news >

The Good Schools Guide newsletter

The Good Schools Guide Newsletter

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

Don't overlook non-Russell Group universities.

 
 

For a limited time get one month's Good Schools Guide subscription free with any purchase of the brand new Good Schools Guide London North or Good Schools Guide London South.