Butcombe Nursery and Preschool now open for children from 3 months

We are excited to announce a new offering at Clifton College. We will now be welcoming babies from as young as 3 months old into our Butcombe Nursery, offering comprehensive care within our first class learning environment. Visit the link below to find out more
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Enabling, empowering and supporting pupils to aim high and stay grounded.

There is no ‘one size fits all’ approach at The Preparatory School, spanning Years 4–8. Each child is considered and treated as an individual with a unique profile of skills, passions, talents and undiscovered potential.

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Academic

Although every pupil has different abilities, talents and levels of confidence, we ask each individual to aspire to the highest standards to which he or she is capable.
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Pastoral Care

We believe kindness, tolerance, good manners and honesty are all vitally important in the life of our community.
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Boarding

There are six Houses in the Prep School. Three day Houses for the Lower Pre (Years 4-6), two day Houses for the Upper Pre (Years 7-8), and a boarding House for Year 4 upwards.
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Co-Curricular

Clifton College offers a stimulating and challenging curriculum which combines traditional methods with programmes of study relevant to the needs of the next century.
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Academic

Although every pupil has different abilities, talents and levels of confidence, we ask each individual to aspire to the highest standards to which he or she is capable.
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Pastoral Care

We believe kindness, tolerance, good manners and honesty are all vitally important in the life of our community.
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Boarding

There are six Houses in the Prep School. Three day Houses for the Lower Pre (Years 4-6), two day Houses for the Upper Pre (Years 7-8), and a boarding House for Year 4 upwards.
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Co-Curricular

Clifton College offers a stimulating and challenging curriculum which combines traditional methods with programmes of study relevant to the needs of the next century.

Together, we are Clifton.