The best UK Prep Schools - Spear's Magazine

The best UK Prep Schools

The best UK Prep Schools

The best UK prep schools, compiled by Spear’s in partnership with Carfax Education 

The 2021 Spear’s Schools Index in partnership with Carfax Education includes the 100 leading private schools in the world. To find out more about the Index, click here

In the table below, click on an individual school to be directed to a more detailed profile on (The table is ordered alphabetically)

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Carfax Education is the leading private education consultancy whose motto, 'academic excellence without borders' is underlined by a network of offices that stretches across London, Oxford, Monaco, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Moscow, Singapore and Hong Kong.

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