Benedict House Preparatory School

Type Independent School
Age Range 2-11
Religion Unknown
Address 1-5 Victoria Road
DA15 7HD
Reference Number 101484



Benedict House Preparatory School, located in Sidcup, Kent (DA15 7HD), is a non-selective independent school that caters to students aged 3 to 11 years. The school offers a nurturing environment with small class sizes and personalized learning to foster the success of each individual student.Founded on the principles of building a child's happiness and security, Benedict House prioritizes the unique needs of each pupil, ensuring they receive the attention and support they deserve. This approach has led to great success in preparing students for the 11+ examinations.

The school prides itself on its warm family atmosphere, where all children feel relaxed and at home. Staff members get to know every child, enabling each student to be happy, motivated, and enthusiastic about their learning.The school's success is not only driven by the students' commitment and the inspiring teachers but also by the exceptional opportunities available in academics, sports, arts, and music. Pupils are encouraged to find their passions and reach their full potential.

Benedict House Preparatory School's dedication to its pupils and their success has been recognized, as indicated by the warm descriptions of its family atmosphere in an OFSTED report from February 2022. The school's strong connection with its local community and parents is visible through the focus on supportive staff relationships and tailored learning. Through this commitment, Benedict House consistently prepares its students for the next stage in their academic lives.

General Makeup

Number of pupils
Boy/Girl ratio Boys: 51.63%
Girls: 48.37%

Year Groups

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

Ofsted Rating Good
Last Inspection Date 2022-03-24
Date Description Report
2022-02-08 Standard inspection: Standard inspection:
2017-11-07 Standard inspection: Standard inspection:
2010-06-29 Light touch inspection Light touch inspection
2007-10-04 Standard inspection: Standard inspection:


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)