Oakhyrst Grange School

Oakhyrst Grange School is an independent, co-educational preparatory day school for children between the ages of 4 and 11. It provides a friendly, caring, family environment where pupils develop and enthusiasm for learning and the confidence to tackle the challenges of the modern world.

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    Oakhyrst Grange School

    Our wide and imaginative curriculum, combined with small class sizes and excellent pupil/teacher ratios, enable all children to develop at their own pace.

    We prepare all children for a wide range of secondary schools. Over the past years our pupils have secured places to a number of prominent senior schools, often with offers of scholarships and awards.

    Category: Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory

    Pupils: Co-Education

    Type: Day

    Religious Affiliation: Interdenominational

    Roll: 70 Boys / / 85 Girls

    Age Range: 3-11 Years

    Founded: 1950

    Location Description

    We have 5 acres of attractive, wooded and spacious grounds, close to Caterham Station, A22 and M25.

    School Contact Details

    Headteacher: Mr Alex Gear

    Contact for enquiries:Mrs Angela Agathocli, Office Manager, Head Teacher’s PA and Registrar

    Stanstead Road, Caterham, Surrey, CR3 6AF

    Tel: 01883 343344

    Email: office@oakhyrstgrangeschool.co.uk



    Oakhyrst Grange School sits in 5 acres of parkland and has a small woodland. This is used for Forest Schools activities and has our own Forest Schools Teacher to take sessions. The main assembly hall accommodates games activities with the outdoor facilities incorporating netball, hockey, cricket, cross country, football, rugby, athletics, rounders and tennis. A Multi Use Games Area was opened in 2016, to include a spectator’s area, floodlighting and a roofed cricket wicket. We have our own heated indoor swimming pool. Music plays an important part in school life and pupils are able to join various ensembles and choirs. Individual instrumental lessons are readily available. Drama and drama productions are very important within the school.

    Extra-curricular activities include, French, Chess, Woodland Activities, Ballet, Modern Dance, Judo, Badminton, Table Tennis, Athletics, Tennis and all major sports. Wrap around care is available for Year 1 pupils and above.



    Lower Kindergarten: 5 mornings £1,654, full time £3,101 per term.

    Kindergarten: £3,360 per term.

    Years 1 and 2: £3,570 per term.

    Years 3 – 6: £3,836 per term.

    Sibling 5% discount

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    All visits are welcome, please contact the school

    We hold three Open Mornings during the course of the academic year. Each visit involves a guided tour by pupils from Year 4, 5 or 6 and an opportunity to talk to members of staff and the Headmaster.

    Everyone is welcome to attend. However, if you are interested in having a private tour of the school and an opportunity to discuss your child’s education with the Headmaster, then please contact his Secretary on 01883 343344.


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      Jacob, Arya and I were chosen for the Public Speaking competition at Epsom College this year. We had practised a lot with Mrs Leyshon and Miss Dance accompanied us on the day itself.  As the Oakhyrst Orators, we were fourth to perform.  The title of our speech was “Let’s eat, Grandma!” and it was about...

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      On Thursday 5th March, we celebrated World Book Day. We began the day with a whole school assembly which ended up with a costume parade by Lower Kindergarten. They all brought along with them the books that had inspired their costumes, but they looked so fabulous, we were able to guess without even looking at the...

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      On Monday 2nd March 2020 the Year 6 girls’ went to Lingfield School to play a netball tournament. Our first match was against Deep Dean School.  Oakhyrst luckily scored 2 fabulous goals making the end score 2-0 to Oakhyrst.  Rosemead School, this school was very hard, we managed to score one goal, but Rosemead managed...

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