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We believe that happy children flourish at school. We therefore prioritise every child’s wellbeing and sense of belonging to our community for every step of their education here at Yarm Prep School.
Our School Values provide the framework for every child to lead a positive and fulfilling school life whilst nurturing the skills, attitudes and characteristics that will help them thrive in school and beyond. Whether they’re in Nursery, Pre-Prep, or Preparatory, pupils are taught to be ambitious and seize opportunities whilst not being afraid of getting things wrong. They also learn how to be resourceful through collaboration and are encouraged to be relentlessly curious.
We empower every child to take on responsibilities and become tolerant, respectful individuals. Above all, they develop a real sense of compassion for their peers and the world around them.
“Children are enthusiastic about the opportunities provided, reflected in the faces of both pupils and staff. Being bored just isn’t on the radar here. A school that shows learning can be fun as well – fast paced with plenty of activity underpinned with reflection and resourcefulness. These are happy, bright, confident children with lots of opportunities for responsibilities and welcome them with genuine enthusiasm and pride.” – Good Schools Guide review
Take a closer look at life at Yarm Prep School as we ready pupils for Senior School and beyond…
There is an abundance of opportunity at Yarm Preparatory School that helps every child develop confidence and enjoy much success. Our curriculum is wonderfully broad, dynamic and responsive to the needs of our pupils. Specialist teachers and superb facilities enhance this further.
Furthermore, our diet of extra-curricular opportunities is unrivalled. Whether on the sports field, stage, or in the activities and clubs programme, our range of activities help to foster a wide variety of life skills and interests in every pupil.
Life here is a real adventure and one that we share with every family through the close partnership we build. If you’d like to feel the warmth of our community and experience the hum of purposeful learning that resonates throughout the School, arrange your visit today.
Senior · 22/09/21
Yarm School is launching a youth club for young people with disabilities. The charity Phab, which has been established for more than 60 years, aims to inspire and support disabled...
Senior · 17/09/21
We're celebrating more sporting success as Fourth Year pupil, Will Ferguson, has been selected for the England Under-16 Assessment hockey squad. Will was chosen for the national assessment squad after...
Senior · 15/09/21
We are delighted to announce our next Career Cluster event focusing on the dynamic area of Education and Teaching on Tuesday, 12th October from 18:00 to 19:30. Registration is essential:...
Prep · 02/09/21
We are delighted to be working in partnership with Early Excellence to offer high quality training opportunities for EYFS and KS1 practitioners. Early Excellence is the UK's leading provider of...
Former Pupils · 25/08/21
Former pupil, Morgan Burgess, took to the stage for his final musical performance at Rose Bruford College of Theatre and Performance to complete his degree in acting. Morgan joined the...
Sixth Form · 23/08/21
Lower Sixth Form student, Maddy Jackson, has been crowned this year’s ‘Yarm Apprentice’ following an intense process worthy of Lord Sugar’s BBC One programme. This year the 18 hopeful pupils worked...
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