A leading day and boarding school for girls and boys aged 4-13
Welcome to Packwood
Packwood is a leading, co-educational day and boarding prep school set in Shropshire in the heart of the UK.
The school has a national and international reputation for academic strength combined with a focus on all-round education in a genuinely caring environment.
We are thrilled to announce that Packwood has been rated ‘Excellent’ in all areas in our 2023 ISI inspection.
We are delighted to welcome families to Packwood for a personal family tour or to join us at an open day. Book your visit now.
At Packwood the emphasis is on making learning challenging, stimulating and engaging for all. We look to instil a love of learning in all our pupils and enable them to make the very best progress for their individual ability.
The children are encouraged to approach lessons with enquiring minds and develop key skills that will help them meet future challenges and become independent lifelong learners.
"With the freedom the children have to roam, the amazing facilities and core of brilliant staff, I genuinely believe that we couldn’t have found a better prep school."
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Packwood at a glance
Acres of beautiful grounds
Our fantastic site includes sports pitches, a full-size, floodlit astro, sports hall, swimming pool, theatre and even a golf course.
Within the last three years, 49 scholarships have been awarded to Packwood pupils by a variety of senior schools.
Years and counting
Packwood was founded by J G Bradshaw at the end of the nineteenth century, opening in the autumn term of 1892.