Admissions process

Thank you for your interest in Heywood Prep. Our Admissions Team is available for enquiries all year round. 

We hope that our website and videos give you a flavour of what Heywood Prep has to offer, but there is no substitute for visiting in person to really get a sense of the character and atmosphere of our lovely school.

Our Admissions Process

Step 1 – Initial Enquiry

Please click on the ‘Register an Enquiry’ button above completing as much information as possible.

Step 2 – Enquiry Response

The School Registrar, Mrs Lauren Harmon, will be in contact via telephone to assist further with your enquiry and to answer any questions you might have. Mrs Harmon would also be delighted to arrange a meeting for you with the Headmistress Rebecca Mitchell.

Step 3 – Meet the Headmistress

This will be a two-way opportunity for you to ask questions and for Mrs Mitchell to learn a little more about what you are looking for in a school and to give you an insight into life at Heywood Prep.

Step 4 – Register for a place

Following your meeting with the Headmistress should you wish to register your child(ren) for a place at Heywood Prep we would invite you to complete the registration form and pay the £50 registration fee.

Step 5 – Offer of a place

Upon receipt of the registration form and fee, subject to a satisfactory school report, academic reference and video meeting, Mrs Mitchell’s decision to offer a place will be immediate. Mrs Harmon will arrange to send the following documents through to you electronically:

  • Offer Letter
  • Terms & Conditions
  • Medical Form
  • Parental Acceptance Form ( £500 deposit for Nursery to Year 6)

Step 6 – Acceptance

If you wish to accept the offer of a place we ask that you return the relevant documents and deposit. As soon as the forms and payment is submitted, your child’s place at Heywood Prep will have been secured. Mrs Harmon will confirm receipt with you electronically.

Contact Registrar Lauren Harmon on +44 (0)1249 713379, or email