Developing remarkable people

Co-educational independent day school for pupils aged 7-11. A supportive, family community which fosters a strong sense of belonging.
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Welcome

Being a pupil here is a unique experience; everyone is treated as an individual and our child-centred approach to education ensures they develop a natural curiosity and thirst for learning.

Mr Jamie Hornshaw, BEd (Hons), MEd, NPQH, FInstLM

Headteacher of Berkhamsted Prep

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Academic

Individual and child-centred approach to education

Our pupils are at the centre of everything we do. Everyone is treated as an individual and our child-centred approach to education ensures they develop a natural curiosity, motivation and thirst for learning.

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Co-curricular

Beyond the Curriculum

An education at Berkhamsted Prep provides our pupils with the academic skills and qualifications they will need to meet their future aspirations, combined with the opportunity to gain the life skills and experiences they will need for a successful, happy future.

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News

Seussical the Musical: A Prep Production

Seussical the Musical: A Prep Production

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Navigating Andorra – Prep & Heatherton Combined Trip

Navigating Andorra – Prep & Heatherton Combined Trip

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Epic lockdown challenge sees Berko virtually travel around the world

Epic lockdown challenge sees Berko virtually travel around the world

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Prep pupil stars in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the London Palladium  

Prep pupil stars in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the London Palladium  

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Library scheme supporting ‘the joy of reading’ has great impact on pupils

Library scheme supporting ‘the joy of reading’ has great impact on pupils

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Student wins Cambridge University English Prize for essay competition

Student wins Cambridge University English Prize for essay competition

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Pupils inspired by legendary Berkhamstedian Sir Robin Knox-Johnston

Pupils inspired by legendary Berkhamstedian Sir Robin Knox-Johnston

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    Value added is the name of the game: most enter the nursery at national standard, but by year 6 the vast majority are well beyond it, with many of them significantly above.

    Pupils develop their self-knowledge, self-esteem and resilience to a mature level, encouraged by the school’s focus on perseverance.

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