Twickenham Preparatory School A GSG School
- Twickenham Preparatory School
43 High Street
- Head: Mr D Malam
- T 020 8979 6216
- F 020 8979 1596
- E email@example.com
- W www.twickenhamprep.co.uk
- A mainstream independent school for pupils aged from 4 to 13
- Boarding: No
- Local authority: Richmond-Upon-Thames
- Pupils: 281
- Religion: Christian
- Fees: £10,245 - £11,100 pa
- Open days: May
- Review: View The Good Schools Guide Review
- ISI report: View the ISI report
What The Good Schools Guide says..
A popular co-ed prep which prides itself on its positive family atmosphere and strong Christian ethos. Non-selective, so not packed with academic boffs, but it’s no place for a slouch either –
What the school says...
'TPS seems to be blessed with an ambience second to none. I have been in most of the schools in the area at some time or another and I can assure you that none of them come close in terms of staff attitude and the general `feel` of the school' - ex Parent & local teacher. ...Read more
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What The Good Schools Guide says
Since 2005, Mr David Malam BA Southampton (history), PGCE King Alfred’s College, Winchester (40s). Has been at the school for over 15 years, having joined as a history teacher, then deputy head. Before that taught in junior and first schools in Southampton (unusually including a year in a reception class) and at Logos International School in Cyprus, teaching ages 7-16.
He’s very popular with pupils, gets to know them all well and is warm and funny around them. ‘They are very fond of him, but also really respect him’, said a mother. ‘He has natural authority and never needs to shout; has a great gift with children’, said another. ‘He’s better with the children than with parents’, said a third. ‘Personally I agree it’s all about the kids, but lots...
Special Education Needs
Twickenham Preparatory School caters for pupils with a specific learning difficulty within the average range of ability. As the School is academic and feeds many highly selective senior schools we do not take pupils with above average learning difficulties. Pupils are screened for literacy related problems from Year 2. Where a specific learning difficulty of a minor nature is identified the appropriate course of action is made in close consultation with parents.
|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|