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

Form 1 Receive Another Postcard From Julia Donaldson!

Form 1 have received another lovely surprise today in the form of a second wonderful, personalised postcard from children’s author Julia Donaldson. She also enclosed some fun stickers for Miss Morris and the children, as well as writing some kind words of encouragement for the children about their classroom activities. The postcard can be seen in the Read more…

Assembly & Poster Competition from Manchester Smart Motorways

Forms 1 to 6 were treated to a special assembly from the Manchester Smart Motorways group today. Their company mascot, Ivan, came in to talk to the children about safety and building sites, and launched a poster competition that the children can enter. Art work for the competition can be submitted in any size but Read more…

Branwood School Appear on Newsround for Comic Relief’s Red Nose Day


A number of children from Branwood School were privileged to be invited to appear on CBBC’s Newsround last week. The children discussed what they had been doing to raise money for Comic Relief’s Red Nose Day. They had a wonderful time at the BBC and really enjoyed the experience. Well done for helping to raise awareness Read more…

Form One Explore The World

Over the half term, Form One were set the task of researching a country. Myself and Miss Johnson were delighted with the work produced and we are enjoying learning about the countries of the world. In Geography we will be looking at Mapping and will be learning about continents and oceans and discovering more facts about Read more…

Holiday Club – February 2015

During the half term children participated in a range of activities including hockey, netball, Chinese New Year crafts and rounders. Miss Dillon cooked 15 delicious pancakes and the children thoroughly enjoyed decorating and eating them. Thank you to all who joined us. The next holiday club will be held at Easter.