Destination Schools

Falcons Preparatory School for Boys prepares boys for entry into selective London Day and Boarding Schools at both 11+ and 13+. For boys sitting 11+ examinations the majority transfer to local independent schools at the end of Year 6.  Boys continuing until 13 will sit the Common Entrance Examinations in Year 8 to secure their entry to secondary school. They will have received a conditional offer to their school of choice in Year 6 or 7 having taken pre-tests.

The most popular schools include the following London Day Schools:

Hampton School 19 Ibstock Place School 16 St James’ Senior Boys’ School 15
King’s College School 8 St Benedict’s School 8 Wetherby Senior School 7
Kew House School 7 Radnor House School 6 Latymer Upper School 6
Emanuel School 5 London Oratory School 5 Harrodian School 3

Please note, these boys have transferred from Falcons to the schools listed from 2013

Other popular day schools include: St Paul’s School, Kingston Grammar School, City of London School, Westminster School, Whitgift School and Merchant Taylors’ School.

 Boarding Schools

A number of Year 8 boys have also secured places in prestigious boarding schools in recent years including: Epsom College, Haileybury, Aldenham, Bedales, Bradfield College, Brighton College, Charterhouse, Monmouth, Shiplake College, Stowe, Wellington and Winchester College.

2018 Destination Schools Results for Year 6 & Year 8


Ibstock Place School 7 Hampton School 4 St James’ Senior Boys’ School 3
Kew House School


3 St Benedict’s School 3 Wetherby Senior School 3
Epsom College 2 Harrodian School 2 King’s College School 1 (S)
City of London School 1 Charterhouse 1 Haileybury 1 (S)
Halliford School 1 London Oratory School 1 Latymer Upper School 1
Merchant Taylors’ School 1 Queen Ethelburger’s College 1 Reed’s School 1
Shiplake College


1 Whitgift School 1 Winchester College 1

(S) Denotes scholarship
Boarding Schools in Italics