Back To School

For more details on how we are beginning our safe, orderly and effective transition back to school from 1 June, please read our Back to School Guide.

St. Nicholas Preparatory School & Cognita's global family

St. Nicholas Preparatory School is proud to be part of the global Cognita family of schools. Cognita is an extraordinary group of diverse yet connected schools joining forces in an inspiring world of education with one common purpose: building self-belief and empowering individuals to succeed.

With some 70 schools in Europe, Latin America and Asia, we employ 5,000 teaching and support staff in the care and education of more than 35,000 students. Together, our schools ensure that each student receives a rounded Cognita Education:

  • We deliver academic excellence
  • We develop character
  • We nurture a global perspective

St. Nicholas Preparatory School is one of 40 Cognita schools in UK, alongside Salcombe Prep SchoolHendon Prep School and Clifton Lodge School .

To find out more, please visit the Cognita website and connect with us on social media:

Name and address of Proprietor:

Cognita Schools

5 & 7 Diamond Court,
Opal Drive,
Eastlake Park,
Fox Milne,
Milton Keynes,
MK15 0DU

Name of Chair of Governors (ADE):

James Carroll


Group Chief Executive Officer, Cognita: Chris Jansen

Chief Executive Officer, Europe: Stuart Rolland

Group Director of Education: Simon Camby

Director of Education: James Carroll

020 7225 1277