The best small
school in
Notting Hill

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Bassett Bear House

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Bassett House School is a unique, small co-ed prep school nestled in leafy Notting Hill, London, for boys and girls aged 3-11. Boasting robust and child-centred provision in newly-renovated Bassett Bear House and a highly successful Prep School Curriculum, we are small enough to be bespoke, yet big enough to thrive. Read our prospectus to discover more.

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Staff nurture pupils to build the muscle of confidence, adaptability, tenacity and resilience; a growth mind-set is the bedrock of our pedagogy.

Kelly Gray Headmistress
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Nursery & Early Years

3-5 Years

The key to successful learning in the Early Years is to teach children without them realising they are being taught.

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6-11 Years

Discovery, independence and confidence are key to our Prep school pupils. Lessons which embrace the growth mindset are vital to the success of our pupils’ development.

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