The Gleddings Preparatory School - Where learning and caring go Hand in Hand
About the Gleddings
- History of Our Building
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- KS2 SATS Results Tables
- Around Our School
- School Uniform
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- The Gleddings Staff
- Out of Hours Care
- School Holiday Dates

Teaching and Learning
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- Class Pages
- Extra Curricular Activities
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Up-To-The-Minute
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- A Woodland Christmas Poem
- Christmas Carol Concert
- Carol Singing at Ing Royde
- Eureka!
- Lower School Nativity
Independent Preparatory School of the Year

    Independent Association of Preparatory Schools

Committed To ICT

Ecole Sacre-Coeur in Meyzieu

The Gleddings Preparatory School is consistently rated in the top few Independent Preparatory Schools based on the results of the SATS (Standard Attainment Tests for 11 years olds). It is the highest ranked Preparatory School in Yorkshire.

The Gleddings Preparatory School What Our Parents Say

"You have given my children 7 glorious months of fun and excitement wrapped up in unconditional love and attention. The memories will stay vivid and be cherished for years." - Mrs Emery

Out of Hours Care

Child's paintingOur core teaching and learning hours are from 8.45am to 3.40pm.

Early School

(presently no additional cost)

Early School runs from 7.15am (or earlier by arrangement) and includes a healthy breakfast, outside play (weather permitting), table games, the opportunity to catch up on homework and appropriate big screen entertainment. Teacher-led prep is also available from 7.15am.

Late School

Child's paintingLate school is available from 3.40pm until 6:00pm (or later by arrangement) and includes a healthy tea with hot options, sandwiches, home made cakes, yoghurt and fruit with juice, water or milk.

At Late School children enjoy a wide range of art and craft activities, a choice of club activities (please refer to Extra Curricular Activities page), outside play and we offer teacher-supervised homework for KS1 and KS2, and 1:1 reading for EYFS and KS1.

In addition, individual support is offered daily to any children who have experienced a problem with any aspect of their day's learning.

Holiday School

In addition to the academic year divided into 3 terms we offer 5 weeks of Holiday School:

1 week in October Half Term, 1 week in the Spring Bank Holiday Half Term and 3 weeks during the long Summer Holiday.

The range of activities on offer is MASSIVE – from ceramic arts to bug hunting! cricket to tie dyeing, cookery, dancing, water play and MUCH, MUCH MORE. Children are welcome to have breakfast, lunch and tea - all home made, delicious and healthy!

  The Gleddings Preparatory School - Birdcage Lane - Savile Park - Halifax - HX3 0JB
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