Welcome from Admissions

Set on the edge of Victoria Park in the East of London, Gatehouse is a non-selective Preparatory School.  Our Nursery welcomes children from 3 years old and most of our pupils stay with us at Gatehouse until they move on to a wide range of both leading Independent, Grammar and State schools.  (click here) to see destination schools.

Nursery is our main entry point and demand for places at Gatehouse School are high.  Occasionally places do also become available in other year groups.

Choosing the right school for your child is one of the most important decisions any parent has to make; with many factors to take in to consideration it can seem a daunting task.  Here at Gatehouse School we are always happy to help and answer any questions you may have.  If you would like your child to be considered for a place at Gatehouse School please find below a step-by-step guide to applying for a place at Gatehouse School:

Step 1

We warmly invite you to visit our School for a tour and to meet the Headmaster, Mr Andrew Noakes, giving you the opportunity to discuss your child’s educational needs in more detail, to experience the atmosphere and to see our school in action.  To organize a tour please contact Yvonne Farquharson, Head’s EA and Admissions Registrar.

Step 2

Following the introductory tour, the next step is to register your child by submitting a Registration Form and Registration Fee of £150 (click here) (for Reg form).  Providing there is a vacancy, a place will be offered.

Step 3

In the October prior to entry at Gatehouse School, you will receive a letter asking you to confirm your acceptance of the place and to pay the Deposit.

If there are no places are available, your child’s name will be placed on a waiting list, and you will be contacted when one becomes available.

Thank you for your interest in Gatehouse School.  Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any queries.

We look forward to meeting you and to welcoming you to Gatehouse School.

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