Pre-Prep School



Hurst Pre-Prep is a safe, self-contained unit immediately adjacent to the Prep School and within the central hub that contains all the College’s key facilities. The children have their own well-equipped and fenced play areas and access to all College facilities that will enhance their learning and development.

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Pastoral Care

This is one of most essential parts of work in the Pre-Prep. We are committed to providing the conditions and experiences of care, tolerance, security, praise and high expectations associated with clear learning goals to sustain and encourage.

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Code of Conduct

We follow 5 Golden Rules:

  1. Do be honest
  2. Do be kind and helpful
  3. Do work hard
  4. Do listen to people
  5. Do look after yourself and your property


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Parental Involvement

Communication regularly through the Home Link Diary and use of telephone

  • Letters home with information
  • Open door policy where we encourage parents to talk to us about any concerns.
  • Invitation mornings for parents to look at work with their children
  • Parents’ Evenings in Michaelmas and Lent terms to discuss their child’s progress
  • Helping and taking an interest in homework
  • Support for extra curricular events
  • Direct communication through individual meetings
  • Twice yearly reports
  • Support for school trips
  • Grandparents’ Afternoon in Reception in Lent term
  • Involvement in Sculpture morning last year
  • Reading at home essential

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  • Involvement in whole school charity day in Lent term
  • Jeans for Genes day
  • Support Chestnut Tree House Hospice – money raised after Nativity is always donated to them
  • Red nose day or Children in Need

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