Head’s Welcome


Welcome to Branwood Preparatory School, where we offer a superior co-educational education to children aged three to eleven. My name is Mrs. Follett and I am in the privileged position of saying that I am the Headmistress of this fantastic school.

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Deputy Head’s Welcome

Kay Higginbottom

Welcome to Branwood School’s website, where we hope that you will find out further details about the school, its ethos and standards.

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School Information

Branwood Preparatory School, Stafford Road, Monton, Eccles, Manchester. M30 9HN

0161 789 1054

Micro-organisms and Infection – Form 6 Science

The ‘Micro-organisms and Infection’ topic’s main aim is to teach Form 6 about microbes, the appropriate use of antibiotics, how microbial infections are spread and how how they can be prevented through improved hygiene and the use of vaccinations. Their learning will be supported by various ICT links including websites, video links and the creation Read more…

January 2015 Update – Form 3

After a very exciting visit to the Tudor mansion Ordsall Hall in Salford last term, Form 3 are continuing their History topic covering Tudor Times and in turn  are venturing on to the reign of Good Queen Bess – Elizabeth 1st. The children will be learning about important events that took place at this time Read more…

January 2015 Update – Form 1

Where does the time go? We have now been back in school for three weeks and what a busy three weeks it has been. The children are coming on in leaps and bounds and are always amazing me with their wonderful ideas. In English we have been studying the work of Julia Donaldson, looking at Read more…

January 2015 Update – Form 2

Form Two have come back from the Christmas holidays raring to go! We have had a very busy and exciting start to the new term learning all about famous people, starting with Elizabeth 1 and moving onto Samuel Pepys and the events of The Great Fire of London. We have taken part in drama hot seating, Read more…

Form 1’s Postcard From Julia Donaldson!

Form 1 have received a lovely surprise today in the form of a wonderful, personalised postcard from children’s author Julia Donaldson. She has written some kind words of encouragement for the children after hearing that they were using her books in class. The postcard can be seen in the pictures below!