The Grove Independent School, 3 months to 13 years. We are an Independent Co-Educational Prep School in Loughton Milton Keynes. We provide full and part time places in our Milton Keynes Nursery from 3 months to 3 years and an excellent education starting in our Foundation Department up to year 8 where pupils can take their 13+ Common Entrance examination for Independent Secondary Schools. Pupils at The Grove Independent School may also take the 11+ Examination to gain their place in a Secondary Grammar School. To build a strong foundation of the basic skills, time is devoted each day to teaching reading, writing and mathematics. In addition the full academic and physical curriculum is taught to develop healthy active minds and bodies. Open 7.45am to 6.15pm 47 weeks a year offering activity weeks during the school holidays and after school clubs from 4.00 to 6.15pm.