Wimbledon Common Preparatory School, a place where your sons will develop the foundation skills that will set them on their successful school careers.


From the headteacherAbout the curriculumNew Headteacher Announcement

Term Dates

Academic Year 2021/2022:

  • Staff INSET: 31 August 2021 (All day)
  • Staff INSET: 1 September 2021 (All day)
  • Autumn term begins: 2 September 2021 - 8:40am
  • Half Term: 18 October 2021 (All day) to 29 October 2021 (All day)

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October 2021:

  • Thursday 14th October - Squirrels Exploration Society (SES) - Year 1 - 9am, Year 2 - 12:30pm
  • Thursday 14th October - Parents Evening
  • Friday 15th October - Year 1 trip to the Chessington Sealife Centre
  • HALF TERM - Monday 18th October - Friday 29th October

November 2021:

  • Thursday 4th November - Diwali
  • Thursday 4th November - Year 1 Maths Workshop, 2:30pm, Orchard Hall
  • Friday 5th November - Football Fixture, Ash Class v Elm Class, WCPS Playground - 9:10am-10am
  • Thursday 11th November - Remembrance Day
  • Friday 12th November - Children in Need
  • 15-19th November - Extra Kind Week
  • Monday 15th November - Ash Class, Forest School, Wimbledon Common
  • Tuesday 16th November - Elm Class, Forest School, Wimbledon Common
  • Wednesday 17th November - Oak Class, Forest School, Wimbledon Common
  • Wednesday 17th November - Football Fixture, Chestnut v Hawthorn, WCPS Playground - 2:30pm-3:30pm
  • Thursday 18th November - Football Fixture, Willow v Pine, WCPS Playground, 9am-10am
  • Thursday 18th November - Football Fixture, Hawthorn v Birch, WCPS Playground - 2:30pm - 3:20pm
  • Friday 19th November - Football Fixture, Elm v Oak, WCPS Playground - 09:10am-10am
  • Wednesday 24th November - Sports Fixture, Maple & Pine v Donhead, Donhead School, Edge Hill, 8:50am-10am
  • Thursday 25th November - Football Fixture, Maple v Willow, WCPS Playground, 9am-10am
  • Friday 26th November - Space, Perform Workshop.
  • Saturday 27th November - Christmas Fair

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Life at WCPS

WCPS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. It is our aim that all pupils fulfil their potential.

Mrs Tracey Buck - Headteacher

School History

Wimbledon Common Preparatory School was founded in 1919 as a place of education for the sons of local gentry in the neighbourhood of Wimbledon Village and was a preparatory school for King's College School and other notable public schools.