Glendower Preparatory School

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Glendower Preparatory School
Established 1895
Type Preparatory school
Headmistress Rosamond Bowman
Founders Miss Lloyd and Miss Cornwall
Location 87 Queen's Gate
South Kensington

 England Coordinates: 51°29′38″N 0°10′45″W / 51.49397°N 0.17913°W / 51.49397; -0.17913
Local authority Kensington and Chelsea
DfE URN 100508
Students 200~
Gender Girls
Ages 4–11

Glendower Preparatory School is an independent preparatory school in South Kensington, London for girls aged 4 to 11.


Glendower Prep was founded in 1895 by Miss Lloyd and Miss Cornwall at 103A Fulham Road and was originally called "Cornwall and Lloyd School". The school shared premises with Dunn and Co the hatters and The Sports Motor Car Co.

At some point between 1902 and 1918, the school moved to 5 Glendower Road and changed its name to Glendower School. After 2 years in Glendower Road, the school relocated to 25 - 27 Cromwell Road.

The school remained at this site from 1920 until 1939 when the Second World War forced an evacuation to Cornwall. Glendower moved into 87 Queen's Gate in 1947 where it has remained with some extension and expansion until the present day.

As of 2012 the headmistress is Sarah Knollys.

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