* 150th Special Birthday Offer for Pre-Prep *
This year we are celebrating our 150th Birthday and we are giving our boys the best birthday present: a NEW BUILDING. A new classroom block at the rear is now complete and the work has now started on the front of the building. The school will be bright, modern and high tech; a perfect environment for our boys to learn and thrive. The work is due to be complete by March 2022.
As part of these birthday celebrations, our Governors have decided to award 25% off Year 1 fees.
This offer applies to all boys registered who will be starting Reception class at any time in the future (offer ends 31st March 2021).
Please note that Terms & Conditions apply.
Click here if you would like to register your son for Reception now
Welcome to Homefield Preparatory School's Pre-Prep where we deliver an outstanding quality of education. We work in close partnership with parents to ensure we are constantly creating the very best learning environment. By the time the boys move on to Year 1 they have achieved high standards; they have developed in confidence and are well prepared for the next stage of their educational journey. We were rated as 'excellent' in every area by ISI during their last inspection.
Our boys benefit from specialist lessons in Sport, Music and French and have access to all areas of the main school indoors and outdoors. This provides a very special offer to the boys with the chance to access an exceptional provision and coaching beyond the Pre-Prep classroom. We have embedded Outdoor Learning into our curriculum as we believe that contact with the natural environment expands the boys' imagination, deepens their curiosity and encourages their motivation to learn.
We have some very impressive outcomes here, our boys exceed expectations in a broad array of subjects (100% reaching national Early Learning Goals) including Health and Self Care, Technology; Reading, People and Communities, the World and Exploring and Using Media and Materials. Nationally, Literacy and Mathematics remain the subjects in which fewest boys achieve the expected level or higher, however by the end of Reception at Homefield is very different, 97% achieved the expected level or higher in literacy and 77% achieved the expected level or higher in mathematics.
We also offer a concise phonics programme that ensures all boys make rapid progression with their reading. We make learning fun for the boys who thoroughly enjoy their Pre-Prep experience with us.
For boys joining us in Reception in September we aim to offer a series of 'Getting to Know Us' settling in sessions which have been a huge success. One of our current Reception parents told us how much her and her son enjoyed these sessions:
"Our son had a fantastic time and could not stop talking to his family about how much he enjoyed Zumba dancing and playing outside. He is so excited to start school in September. Thank you so much for organising these sessions. We really appreciate the warm friendly atmosphere you created for us and for spending quality time with us. Special thanks for the yummy treats and the lovely gifts for the boys. Absolutely thrilled to be part of the Homefield family!"
Please do come along and meet us if you are looking for a school where your son will thrive and be happy. We would love to meet you.
Mrs Sarah Godly
Head of Pre-Prep
For further information about Pre-Prep please download a copy of our information handbook:
Parent Information Handbook 2020-21