Forest Preparatory School is an independent co-educational school for pupils up to the age of eleven. The school has its own thriving Nursery and Kindergarten for children from two to four years old. Forest is situated in the attractive suburb of Timperley near Altrincham and within easy access of Manchester city centre. The school provides pleasant and peaceful surroundings for children to pursue their studies. Classrooms are grouped in a number of buildings set within over an acre of mature gardens. There are spacious green areas as well as three rubberised or hard surfaced playgrounds. Pre-Prep and Reception classes also have fenced outdoor play provision attached to their classrooms. The school day begins at 8.40 a.m. and ends at 3.10 p.m. for Lower School and 3.45 p.m. for Upper School. We provide wraparound care from 7.45 a.m. until 6.00 p.m.