Waverley Preparatory School & Nursery

Waverley School & Nursery

waverley school - Private Preparatory School and Day Nursery in Wokingham, Berkshire. For Boys and Girls Aged 3 Mths to 11 Yrs.



Ranked 22nd in the UK: Waverley is ranked no 22 in the UK (The Times, 17th Nov 2019) and 3rd in the Home Counties. Read more.

'Best In Berkshire' Ranking: Waverley continues to be the only Prep School in Berkshire that has been consistently ranked in the Times Top 100 each year - we are now in our ninth consecutive year. We jumped over 20 places in rankings between 2018 and 2019.

Based on Academic Results: Rankings are based on the academic performance of our Year 6 pupils.

Our Ethos: Our school is a modern school which is a combination of traditional and modern teaching methods.  We are proud to maintain single form entry with only 20 children in each year.

Flexible Care for Parents: We provide care 51 weeks a year from 7.30am to 6pm, Monday through to Friday.

admissions and next OPEN MORNING: We are currently offering personal virtual tours of our school. please contact our admissions team to book.

Our next physical Open Morning will be Friday 9th October 2020, 9.30-11.30am. 

To attend an Open Morning, please register your attendance to admissions@waverleyschool.co.uk

For Admissions Enquiries: Please contact Helen Jenkins, Head of Marketing and Admissions

Email: admissions@waverleyschool.co.uk   Tel: 0118 973 1121

We hold regular Open Mornings (more information here) but are always happy to welcome visitors for an individual tour of the school by prior appointment. We also offer personal virtual Open Day tours via WhatsApp and FaceTime. 

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Activities and Wrap-Around Care 7.30am-6pm

At Waverley, every academic year we offer over 75 different sporting and extra-curricular activities to provide children with a balanced, active start in life. We also offer wrap-around care 51 weeks per year from 7.30am to 6pm. Read more

LATEST NEWS from waverley school

A special message from our Waverley staff to our Waverley Community... here.

'Excellent'... 'Superb Academic Record'... 'Superior All-Round Education'... See what Muddy Stilettos have to say about us in their independent review... Read it here.

Waverley School - 'Best in Berkshire' Prep School

Virtual House Assembly:  All our pupils took part in a virtual House Assembly wearing their House T-shirts. Read it here.

Read more news here.


HRH Countess of Wessex Unveils New Facilities at Waverley School. Read more.


View a gallery of photos of life at Waverley School and Nursery.











 Waverley Preparatory School and Nursery


Waverley Way, Finchampstead, Wokingham, Berks. RG40 4YD