Greenacre School for Girls

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Greenacre School
Greenacre School (Banstead, Surrey, England) logo.jpg
Sutton Lane
Banstead, Surrey, SM7 3RA
School type Independent
Established 1933[1]
Founders Sabine Pasley and Patricia Wagstaffe[1]
Closed 2017
Local authority Surrey
Department for Education URN 125318 Tables
Headmistress Lindsay Redding
Gender Girls
Age 3 to 18

Greenacre School for Girls was an independent girls' school, founded in 1933, in Banstead, Surrey, England, which closed in 2017.[1]

It was inspected by the Independent Schools Inspectorate[2] and was a member of the Girls' Schools Association.[3] The governors of the school turned it over to United Learning in 2015.[4]

It closed in 2017, at the end of the academic year. The site is now used for the new independent and co-educational Banstead Preparatory School, which opened in September 2017 with the merger of Greenacre School for Girls, Priory School, and Bramley School in Banstead, Surrey.[5][6][7][8] The new school is on the former Greenacre site, for pupils aged from 2 to 11.[9] Pupils in Greenacre Junior School will transferred to the new school, and pupils in the Senior School were guaranteed places at other local schools.[5] Banstead Preparatory School is run by United Learning.[10]


  1. ^ a b c Dunstan, John; Cozens, Paul; Cooke, Alison; Eldridge, Julie; Enos, Christopher; Manville, Christopher (2011). "Greenacre School for Girls - Standard Inspection". Independent Schools Inspectorate. p. 1. Retrieved 18 March 2017.
  2. ^ "Greenacre School for Girls". Independent Schools Inspectorate. Retrieved 28 October 2014.
  3. ^ "Greenacre School for Girls". Girls' Schools Association. Retrieved 28 October 2014.
  4. ^ "Banstead school taken over by United Learning group". Surrey Mirror. Local World. 10 September 2015. Retrieved 19 March 2017.
  5. ^ a b "Banstead Preparatory School - Greenacre School". Greenacre School. 3 January 2017. Retrieved 8 March 2017.
  6. ^ "Announcement: Banstead Preparatory School | Bramley School & Nursery". Bramley School & Nursery. 3 January 2017. Retrieved 15 March 2017.
  7. ^ "Parents react as three Banstead schools announce merger". Surrey Mirror. 5 January 2017. Retrieved 15 March 2017.
  8. ^ "Banstead Preparatory School". Retrieved 15 March 2017.
  9. ^ Weich, Ben (4 January 2017). "Every secondary pupil to be displaced as three-school merger moves on site". Epsom Guardian. Newsquest, A Gannett Company. Retrieved 19 March 2017.
  10. ^ "Banstead Preparatory School". United Learning. Retrieved 15 March 2017.

External links

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