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Just behind Marble Arch in leafy Marylebone, the school – part of the Alpha Plus group - is housed in two distinguished Georgian buildings. An imposing entrance hall is ornamented with wooden panels heralding the growing roster of scholarships, head boys and house captains. Equally trad is the school ‘look’. These facilities are a backdrop to an…

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Since 2008, Nick Baker BA PGCE (40s). Educated at Dr Challoner’s Grammar School in Bucks, UCL (geography) and Newcastle University (PGCE). ‘I went into teaching because I really enjoyed my own schooldays,' he says. Started off in the state sector before spending three years as head of geography at Chesham Prep, a school he attended himself.

Joined Wetherby Prep in its early days in 2004, initially as senior master then deputy head. In 2015, he doubled his workload by overseeing the successful launch of Wetherby Senior School, before refocusing his efforts once more on the prep. ‘The prep school is pivotal. It has to be good enough for pupils from the pre-prep to come on to and give the best preparation for the senior school.’ Few would question his ability to...

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Special Education Needs

Condition Provision for in school
ASD - Autistic Spectrum Disorder
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders
CReSTeD registered for Dyslexia
Dyscalculia Y
Dyslexia Y
Dyspraxia Y
English as an additional language (EAL) Y
Has an entry in the Autism Services Directory
Has SEN unit or class
HI - Hearing Impairment
Hospital School
Mental health
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

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