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Science classes at the Prep School

Science is the third core subject alongside English and Maths and is taught to every pupil in the school. We endeavour to build on natural curiosity about the world around us and children are encouraged to think in a scientific manner by making hypotheses, testing, drawing conclusions, communicating findings and evaluating their claims.

The subject is taught by class teachers in Years 3 and 4, and by specialist science teachers from Years 5-8. The department follows National Curriculum programmes of study. However, in Year 6, the pupils begin the Common Entrance syllabus which aims to cover most of the Key Stage 3 scheme by the end of Year 8. During their final year, pupils are prepared to take the Common Entrance or Scholarships examinations.

To find out more about Science at Monkton Senior please click here.

The Prep School did some Fun Science, visit the gallery to view some pictures.

Next Steps…

To arrange a visit, or for any other enquiries regarding admissions at the Senior School, please contact our Head of Admissions, Mrs Carole Heritage on 01225 721 133

To arrange a visit, or any other enquiries at the Pre-Prep and Prep please contact our Deputy Heads of Admissions Nicky Davis or Katie Hiscott on 01225 831 238.

Give us a call:

Tel: +44 (0)1225 721 133

Or send us an email: for Senior School enquiries for Pre-Prep and Prep enquiries

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