Nursery and Junior School Entry

The Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) is the body responsible for the inspection of schools in membership of the Associations that make up the Independent Schools Council. ISI inspection is for the benefit of pupils and seeks to improve the quality and effectiveness of their education and of the care for their welfare.

In our most recent ISI inspection The Abbey was found to be excellent in both the quality of students’ achievements and in their personal development, the highest grade on offer.

Summary and Full Report


Periodically, leading educational publications visit the school and publish a review to their readers. Below are the links to the two most recent visits.

Good Schools Guide: 2021

The Good Schools Guide is the UK’s number one school guide, helping parents in every aspect of choosing the best education for their children.

Trusted by parents for 35 years, the guides are impartial and candid. Read their thoughts on the Junior and Senior Schools.

Muddy Stilettos 2021

Muddy Stilettos magazine visited The Abbey and reviewed the experience to its readers in its typically candid and punchy style.