Address: 26 Bolingbroke Grove, Wandsworth, London SW11 6EL
Number of Pupils: 250
Head Teacher: Mr Kevin Doble (Also Group Principal of Broomwood)
Religious Affiliation: Church of England but all welcome
Entrance Procedure: Automatic entry from Pre-Prep; Occasional places available. External candidates via testing and Head’s interview.
Contact: The Admissions Team – 020 8682 8830
Email: [email protected]
School Visits: Open Mornings 7, 13 October 2023. Also hold regular Friday tours. Book in advance.
Boys thrive in our busy, friendly, and stimulating environment with outstanding teaching. Subject specialists ensure they are stretched and nurtured for entry to top senior schools at 11 and 13+ Boys collaborate with Broomwood Girls, for academic extension, sporting and creative activities.
Games & The Arts
All boys play matches in the major sports. Whilst inclusive, teams punch above their weight, even against much bigger schools. Wide-ranging clubs include karate, coding, and spy club. Vibrant music, drama and art departments with ambitious projects, multiple ensembles, and opportunities to perform.
Small class sizes and an excellent tutor system that ensures every boy has someone looking out for him. The small and friendly community enables staff and boys to get to know each other well. Boys are taught mindfulness and techniques to manage anxiety and the learning support dog Lyra is a popular member of the school. Parent partnership is actively encouraged and the Head’s office is always open.
2023 Leavers won 22 scholarships for academic, sporting and creative achievements. They exit at 11 and 13+ to a mix of day schools (e.g. Alleyn’s, Dulwich, Eltham and Whitgift) and boarding schools (e.g. Bradfield; Brighton College; Cranleigh; Charterhouse; Eton; Harrow; Marlborough; Tonbridge and Wellington).
Head Teacher’s Philosophy
‘The whole child is the whole point’. Academic rigour, a focus on traditional manners, outstanding extracurricular opportunities, and holistic care and, a school that puts a boy’s happiness centre stage to enable them to fulfil their academic potential.
We understand how to get the very best out of boys, giving them an outstanding all-round education in a stimulating and nurturing learning environment. Our children experience the best of both worlds by close collaboration with Broomwood Girls. Pupils benefit from sharing the facilities and teaching expertise across all school sites. The latest ISI Inspection found the school ‘Excellent in