About Us

Monmouth School Boys’ Prep provides the friendliness and close pastoral care of a small school with the outstanding resources of its senior school, Monmouth School for Boys. Independent research has recently rated Monmouth School Boys’ Prep as one of the top UK prep schools.

An excellent well-rounded education serves as a foundation for future achievement.  Boys gain experience in a wide range of subjects and the curriculum is supplemented by a vibrant extra-curricular programme.

Boys aged 7-11 with boarding from 9

Monmouth School Boys’ Prep provides a secure and safe environment for boys aged 7 to 11 years.  It provides an excellent academic grounding in all core subjects with a varied curriculum including art, drama, music, chess and sport.

We have specialist subject teachers to introduce your son to science, physical education and music, with the opportunity to try a wind or string instrument.  The school has regular successes in sport, music and chess at county and national levels.  Educational visits enable boys to extend their knowledge beyond the classroom.

Monmouth boys prep classroomThe school provides a staged introduction to Monmouth School for Boys, using the School Chapel for its services and all the main school’s superb sporting facilities.  Some specialist teaching, including music, is provided by staff from the senior school. A high number of scholarships are awarded each year as boys move confidently into Monmouth School for Boys.

There are before and after school facilities, and a large number of clubs and societies meet during lunchtimes and after school.  Boys may board from the age of 9.

The school day runs from 8.35am to 3.55pm, with optional after-school activities until 5.15pm and after-school club until 6.00pm.  A full programme of extra-curricular activities, (including music, sport, art, chess, etc), is arranged during lunch hours and after school.