Hendon Preparatory School

Type Independent School
Age Range 2-11
Religion Unknown
Address 20 Tenterden Grove
Reference Number 101368



Hendon Preparatory School is an independent day school and preschool located in the leafy north London suburb of Hendon, at 20 Tenterden Grove, with a postcode of NW4 1TD. The school is part of the Cognita family and offers education to boys and girls from ages 3 to 11. Mrs Tushi Gorasia serves as the headteacher, having been part of the school's leadership since November 2012.

Hendon Prep is a non-selective institution that prides itself on its inclusive and friendly atmosphere. Through a broad and creative curriculum, the school sees and develops the potential of every child, encouraging enthusiasm for knowledge, new ideas, and intellectual growth. The school's curriculum is based on the English National Curriculum and features specialist teaching from Preschool upwards. Hendon Prep boasts excellent academic outcomes, and students often move on to selective senior schools with scholarship places.

The school hosts approximately 166 students, with no boarders and an operating capacity of 200. A diverse mix of cultures, languages, and abilities is celebrated, and continuing progress is ensured with tailored challenge and support. Hendon Prep does not charge for school lunches, which are included in their fees. Fees for the 2022/2023 school year are £4,560 for Preschool full time, up to £15,600 per term for Years 5 and 6.

The school campus occupies a deceptively large site and provides modern, well-resourced classrooms, as well as an ICT suite, art and DT studio, music room, library, and fully equipped science laboratory. Outside facilities include a large playground, an outside classroom, and access to local sporting facilities, such as the Poolside Manor Swimming Pool, Hendon Youth Centre Gym, and the Wilf Slack Sports Grounds.

For families looking to find out more about Hendon Preparatory School or to arrange a visit, contact details can be found on the school's website, such as telephone, email, and enrollment inquiries.

General Makeup

Number of pupils
Boy/Girl ratio Boys: 52.9%
Girls: 47.1%

Year Groups

Year Number of pupils
1 Unknown
2 Unknown
3 Unknown
4 Unknown
5 Unknown
6 Unknown

Ofsted Rating Good
Last Inspection Date 2010-02-25
Date Description Report
2010-01-25 Standard inspection: Standard inspection:

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Age Range

Special Schools

Independent Schools

Faith Schools

Key Stage 2 Attainment

Students Meeting expected standard

Students Meeting higher standard

GCSE Attainment

Attainment 8 score percentile

Students getting 5 or more GCSE's at grade 9-4 (A-C)