Welcome to Newcastle Prep School
Situated in Jesmond, Newcastle Preparatory School is the only independent preparatory school in the Tyneside area which specialises in the education of children from 3 - 11 years of age.
We provide a warm, caring environment in which children experience success, both academic and extra-curricular, whilst growing in confidence and self-esteem. We ensure that NPS children receive the best start in life enabling them to thrive in Senior School and beyond.
For those who do not know NPS we hope this site will give you a brief glimpse of life at our school. However, no website can convey a true impression and we would love to welcome you on a visit when you can meet our fantastic children and staff with our Head Teacher Ms Coleman.
Regulatory and Compliance Inspection report
Our recent Regulatory and Compliance Inspection was another success with NPS meeting every standard and therefore being fully compliant - find out more here.
Children at NPS are confident, eager learners because they are nurtured and encouraged to succeed in every way.
Ms Coleman, Head Teacher
School begins on Tuesday 23rd April 2019.
The Year 3 and 4 hockey team represented Newcastle at the School Games and finished as Bronze medalists! A huge achievement by this excellent team!
We are incredibly proud of our year 5 and 6 STEM engineers who competed in the regional finals of the Jaguar Primary School Challenge on 26th March. A...
The Year 3 netball team played their debut match against RGS and demonstrated excellent skill, teamwork and determination.
Science Week 2019 has been a blast!
On Wednesday , our school was treated to a visit by the Mighty Zulu Nation Theatre Company. At the start of the day, a superb performance of dance, ac...
The whole school enjoyed our Formula 1 STEM competition! Children were tasked with creating a model racing car that would travel as fast as possible d...
From Baking to card making, from Yoga to Poems, NPS children had a brilliant morning engaging in a range of activities with their Buddies.
The whole school thoroughly enjoyed our visit from Premier League referee Michael Oliver. Michael spoke to us about what it is like being a referee, i...
Year 2 STEM club were very proud to achieve their CREST SuperStar awards in January. They worked very hard throughout the Autumn term on eight differe...
Our recent Regulatory and Compliance Inspection was another success with NPS meeting every standard and therefore being fully compliant .
Read our 2017 inspection report (pdf document) from the Independent Schools Inspectorate.