The Old Hall School

Founded in 1845, Old Hall School prides itself on being a progressive school, which also represents the traditions of all that is best in education; a community committed to the belief that every child has talents which need to be identified and developed.

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    The Old Hall School

    In choosing The Old Hall, you elect to educate your child in a school which has at its core the aim of enabling every child and adult in its community to be the very best that they can be. You will have chosen education without boundaries or ceilings, where children can be children in a safe, non-judgemental and happy environment. Happiness and confidence are key elements of a successful education and we aim to engender these elements by carefully nurturing each individual child in our care.

    Category: Pre-Preparatory, Preparatory

    Pupils: Co-Education

    Type: Day

    Religious Affiliation: Church of England

    Roll: 132 Boys / / 107 Girls

    Day pupils: 239

    Age Range: 4-11 Years

    Founded: 1845

    Location Description

    Close to the market town of Wellington, with easy access to M54 at Junction 6 and excellent rail links.  Old Hall shares a campus with Wrekin College, part of the same Trust.

    School Contact Details

    Headteacher: Anna Karacan

    Contact for enquiries: Ros Curel, Tel 01952 265603

    Stanley Road, Wellington, Shropshire, TF1 3LB

    Tel: 01952 223117



    Founded in 1845, The Old Hall School is a co-educational day school (4-11 years), which is housed in spectacular modern premises, located alongside Wrekin College. The school offers first class facilities; a double sports hall, 25 metre indoor swimming pool, Astroturf and grass pitches offer an excellent sports and games environment, whilst specialist music and drama areas help to promote high standards in the performing arts. A suite of specialist learning-support rooms reflects the School’s commitment to the needs of the individual. First class facilities have also been created for pre-school care and the education of children from the age of 3 months in a nursery based on site, but not managed by the Wrekin Old Hall Trust.

    The broad curriculum is enriched by a dedicated team of professionals who encourage pupils to fulfil their potential in a happy and secure environment. Through the academic curriculum and caring pastoral system, the school aims to lay solid foundations in the development of well-motivated, confident and happy individuals who are always willing to give of their best on the road to high achievement.


    Means tested bursaries are available, please contact the school for details.

    Entrance Requirements

    Taster Day(s) and interview with the Head



    Reception: £3,300 per term.

    Years 1 & 2: £3,680 per term.

    Years 3 – 6: £5,180 per term.



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    All visits are welcome, please contact the school

    We have included a number of resources on our Virtual Visit page to give you a flavour of just some of things Old Hall has to offer.

    For more information about our open events, entrance procedures or to arrange a visit please contact the Admissions Department, on 01952 223117 or




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