Chatsworth Schools acquires Broughton Manor Prep School

Chatsworth Schools is delighted to announce the acquisition of Milton Keynes based Broughton Manor Preparatory School.  Broughton Manor is an independent School and Nursery for children aged 2 months – 11 years old and the acquisition follows the decision by the Principal of Broughton Manor, Hilary Pauley, to retire. The joint Heads of Broughton Manor, Rachel and Jeremy Smith, will continue in their roles, working closely with the Chatsworth Schools team.

There are now 10 schools in the Chatsworth Schools family in the United Kingdom.  Each of our schools, whilst sharing the core values of Integrity, Resilience and Passion, is quite unique and caters for the needs of its children, staff and parents.  All our schools are non-selective and teachers build on children’s innate awe and curiosity to create an engaging, innovative curriculum that ties together skills, knowledge and context to enable children to become confident, well-rounded individuals and lifelong learners. 

Mrs Hilary Pauley, Principal, Broughton Manor, said: “Following my decision to retire, I have selected the Chatsworth Schools team, who have extensive experience in primary and secondary education in the UK to take Broughton Manor forward, under the continued leadership of joint Heads Rachel and Jeremy Smith. I know Broughton Manor will have a very bright future as part of Chatsworth Schools and will continue to go from strength to strength”.

Anita Gleave, Founder and CEO, Chatsworth Schools, said: “We are delighted that Broughton Manor is the tenth school to join the Chatsworth Schools family. Through high standards, a commitment to excellence and by fostering a love of learning, double Education Investor Education Provider of the Year award winner Chatsworth Schools, enables children to become confident, well-rounded individuals and lifelong learners.”

She added, “We look forward to bringing our innovative educational philosophy and extensive experience to Broughton Manor and continuing with the school’s guiding principle of creating a happy environment where children matter most and can extend their potential to the full.”

For more information about Broughton Manor Preparatory School visit For more information about Chatsworth Schools and this announcement, contact Andrew Elias, Director of Marketing and Communications

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