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  • Grand brick Victorian villa Upton House School Windsor Berkshire

    Upton House School, Windsor

    Muddy says: Upton House is a nurturing school for girls and boys aged 2-11. It's got a family feel, is rated 'excellent' with a princessy past.

  • The Marist Ascot Red brick Victorian mansioon house with large lawn

    The Marist School,

    A pastorally strong day school for girls aged 3-18, The Marist School in Sunninghill carefully balances intellectual firepower with kindness and community.

  • Highfield prep school girls in summer blue check dresses running across the netball court with street art climbing wall Maidhead Berkshire

    Highfield Prep, Maidenhead

    A celebration of girl power, this 'family' oriented school is producing fearless females who are given lots of opportunities in a non hot-housey environment.

  • Queen Anne's School Caversham ivy covered frontage red brick queen anne's style mansion house in reading Berkshire

    Queen Anne’s, Caversham

    Muddy says: A top girls' school set in 34 acres with cracking facilities, including a super-cool 6th form, a can-do ethos and great results.

  • St George's School Ascot Berkshire Victorian built school with beige and red brick and tiles

    St George’s Ascot

    Muddy says: A small, friendly girl’s secondary boarding/ day school in Berkshire, where kindness, confidence and ambition are celebrated.

  • Papplewick School sign spring flowers at entrance and collection of old and new buildings Ascot Berkshire

    Papplewick, Ascot

    Muddy says: A superb non-selective boys' day and boarding school (6-13 yrs) in Ascot with a strong all-rounder reputation, impressive head and cool quirks.

  • St George's School Windsor Windsor Casstle lawn pillared building trees and flag

    St George’s School Windsor Castle

    Muddy says: More than just a chi-chi address, St George's is a chorister school, with royal links, excellent academics and music oozing from every corner.

  • The Oratory, Woodcote

    In the top 3% of schools for value added at A Level and excellent pastoral care amongst 120 acres of verdant acreage puts The Oratory onto the Muddy radar. Read my review here.

  • Long Close School Slough Berkshire Victorian mansion house

    Long Close School

    Muddy says: A highly-regarded co-ed day school in the Slough suburbs, rated excellent across the board, for 3-16 year olds.

  • Elstree School Woolhampton Berkshire boys playing in front of grade ii list red brick georgian mansion

    Elstree, Woolhampton

    Looking for a traditional school where boys can be boys? Have a nose at this bucolic prep. Big on manners, academics and life skills.

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