Clifton Lodge School

Type Independent School
Age Range 3-11
Religion Unknown
Address 8 Mattock Lane
W5 5BG
Reference Number 101955



Clifton Lodge School, located at W5 5BG in Ealing, London, is an independent prep school catering to students between 3 and 11 years of age. This small, friendly, and nurturing environment fosters wellbeing, character education, and academic achievement, maintaining a Christian ethos and welcoming a diverse community from various cultures, languages, and beliefs. The school promotes a growth mindset and confidence in its students, supporting their progression to some of the most selective senior schools. With small class sizes, Clifton Lodge offers a tailored education where staff members know each child, resulting in high expectations for achievement and behavior. The learning experience at Clifton Lodge extends beyond the classroom, with a wide variety of extracurricular activities offered, such as Programmable Robotics and Fencing. Under the leadership of Head/Principal Michael Belsito, there is a strong emphasis on communication and relationships between staff, parents, and students. The school is part of the Cognita family of schools.

General Makeup

Number of pupils
Boy/Girl ratio Boys: 61.34%
Girls: 38.66%

Year Groups

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

Ofsted Rating Good
Last Inspection Date 2012-01-13
Date Description Report
2011-12-01 Standard inspection: Standard inspection:
2008-05-14 Standard inspection: Standard inspection:
2004-05-10 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)