There are six year groups in the Prep Department, with pupils entering Form I (First Class) at the age of six and progressing through to Form VI (Sixth Class) by the age of 12+. Each year group is divided into two class groups, with their own Form Teacher, and class sizes are generally around 20-22 pupils.
The school day for the Prep Department pupils begins at 8.40am and ends at 3.30pm. Pupils have 25 hours of curriculum learning time per week supplemented by extensive opportunities for extra-curricular activities from 3.30 – 4.30pm daily. Day Care which includes supervised homework and tea, is available after school until 6.30pm every day in term time.