The Study Preparatory School A GSG School
- The Study Preparatory School
- Head: Mrs Susan Pepper MA (Oxon)
- T 020 8947 6969
- F 020 8944 5975
- E firstname.lastname@example.org
- W www.thestudyprep.co.uk
- A mainstream independent school for girls aged from 4 to 11
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Merton
- Pupils: 320
- Religion: Non-denominational
- Fees: £12,525 pa
- Open days: Regular tours Tuesday mornings; open event in March; otherwise by appointment
- Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
- ISI report: View the ISI report
What The Good Schools Guide says..
All classrooms light and bright and busy. In year 1, we walked in just as a butterfly was emerging from a chrysalis – very exciting. Elsewhere, a show and tell session held everyone rapt. Everything is done to provide a happy, relaxed learning environment. Plenty of...
What the school says...
It is vital that your daughter's first step into full time education is a positive, happy experience. At The Study, girls from the age of 4 years gain in confidence and initiative, work hard and learn to think independently. Well prepared for a wide range of independent senior schools, girls leave us at 11+ with a zest for learning, gained in a stimulating, challenging and secure environment. ...Read more
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What The Good Schools Guide says
Since 2011, Mrs Susan Pepper MA PGCE NPQH (50s). Educated at Godolphin & Latymer School, read history at Somerville College, Oxford. Previously head of history and deputy head at Francis Holland. An interesting move/appointment for someone with previous experience only in girls' secondary schools, but it is generally felt she has found her niche. 'She is focused and dynamic but a softee at heart'. Determined to develop and expand the school while maintaining its 'excellent ethos'. Has delighted parents by bringing in school lunches, with all food cooked on site. Has invested in ICT software and hardware and in-class staff training, and improved and streamlined communications. Parents say, 'very approachable, not at all forbidding', 'never hurries us in conversations', 'our children are in good hands', 'manages expectations well and gives good advice'. They feel...
Special Education Needs
The Study is non-selective at age 4 and is able to cater for those girls with Specific Learning Difficulties such as mild to moderate dyslexia, dyspraxia and ADHD. There are flexible support groups in some years and one-to-one private tuition for those who need it. Support staffing consists of a Learning Support Coordinator, four private tutors, a part time support teacher and four teaching assistants. Nov 09
|Condition||Provision for in school|
|ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder|
|Aspergers Syndrome [archived]|
|Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders||Y|
|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|
|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|