Welcome to Loyola, a leading Catholic preparatory school in Essex, for boys aged 3 to 11.  We know that choosing a school for your child is one of the most important aspects of parenting and we hope your visit to our website will give you the information you need to make your choice easier. I'm delighted that our boys appear throughout the website talking about their own experiences at Loyola. I hope this gives you a really rounded perspective on our school life. You may also care to view our 2013 Independent Schools' Inspectorate report Results and inspection reports in which the school is found to be excellent in achievement; curriculum; EYFS; quality of teaching; spiritual, moral, social and cultural education; pastoral care and links with parents, and the Brentwood Inspection Report 2014 in which Loyola is named as outstanding in all respects View Report.   In 2016, the school was inspected under the new inspection framework which ensures that schools fulfil their statutory obligations.  Loyola was found to be fully compliant in all areasResults and inspection reports.  Should you wish to read the text of my end of year Speech given in July 2017, it is on the school Newsletter page Newsletters; ;or if you require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact us. We look forward to hearing from you and to welcoming you and your son into our school community.  

Peter Nicholson, B.Ed (Hons); Cert Ed    @LoyolaPrepEssexFollow us on Twitter at @LoyolaPrepEssex  (including Tweets from the Headmaster!)

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Latest  (August 18th) version of Christmas Calendar 2017. Latest news

Text of headmaster's end of year speech July 2017 available Newsletters

Loyola crowned Under 11 England Schools Football Association Small Schools National Soccer Champions at Stoke City F.C.  Well done to Ollie and his Team!

Loyola outperforms national standards in SATs. Results and inspection reports

Gold Winners in UK Junior Maths Challenge 2017 @LoyolaPrepEssex

 11+ results: Scholarships gained from Bancroft's, Forest, Chigwell, City of London Boys'  St Edmund's College, Haileybury and New Hall. Statistics : Ten scholarships, two music exhibitions  and forty-seven places  Five Grammar School places reported: Ilford County High (3), St Olave's (1), Royal Colchester Grammar (1) Results and inspection reports