Welcome to Copthorne Prep School

I am always delighted to speak to prospective parents, answer any queries you may have and to guide you through the admissions process at Copthorne Prep School.

Our website contains a wealth of information for prospective parents and will most certainly give you a flavour of our busy and purposeful school. To really experience all that Copthorne Prep can offer you and your child, we strongly recommend that you visit us to fully appreciate and understand our unique values, environment and superb facilities.

If you would like to receive a copy of our prospectus, check availability of places, attend one of our termly Open Mornings, arrange a personal visit or have any queries regarding the admissions process in general, please do not hesitate to contact me either by telephoning (01342 859954) or emailing

I look forward to hearing from you.

Kind regards

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Kathryn Billingham-West
01342 859954


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Copthorne Preparatory School
Effingham Lane
West Sussex
RH10 3HR

Office:  01342 712311
Admissions: 01342 859954

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Virtual Open Day

Another Virtual Open Day!


Our next Virtual Open Day will take place on Saturday 3 October where we will share a link to an exclusive Open Morning page. The page will contain more information about our school and videos showing ‘A day in the Nursery/Pre-Prep/Prep School’.

Should you wish to speak to the Headmaster & Head of Pre-Prep in person, you are also invited for a 1:1 (socially distanced) chat at your convenience.

To book an appointment, or to register your place for the Virtual Open Day, please email our Registrar, Kathryn Billingham-West on