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WestVille House School

Independent School For Girls & Boys

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  • OPEN DAY - SATURDAY 12th november 9.30-12.00
    Visit Westville House School on Saturday 12th November for a truly exciting OPEN DAY. The new Early Years classrooms and new School Hub will be open to everyone and lots of brilliant activities will be taking place through out the morning. From a fab
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Welcome to Westville


Westville House is a school, a family, a community…

where lifelong friendships are created, individuality encouraged and where the welcome is as warm as anywhere in Yorkshire.

To have happy children being the very best they can be…to create spirit and resilience …to have courage…to want to be challenged… to be excited about learning something new…to nurture the appetite for learning…somewhere academic excellence comes as standard …somewhere the whole person is valued whatever their skills may be…that is Westville House School.

To build a child’s confidence and celebrate their achievements…to encourage good manners and courtesy…to foster a spirit of caring … to help develop a child who can venture into the future able to take advantage of limitless possibilities …that is Westville House School.

Westville House School provides the children in the school family with exceptional opportunities, exceptional facilities and most importantly an exceptional start to life’s educational journey.

Westville House School is a Charitable Trust run by a Board of Charitable Trustees (Governors).

The School's Charity Number is 1086711.

Westville House is a member of the Independent Association of Prep Schools (IAPS) and is subject to the regulations of the Independent School Inspectorate (ISI).

Our address is Westville House School, Carters Lane, Middleton, Ilkley, West Yorkshire. LS29 0DQ.

Our telephone number is 01943 608053 and the school email address is

Our Headmaster is Mr Ian Shuttleworth and he can be contacted by telephone on 01943 608053 or by email

Our Governing Body can be found on the 'About Us' page on our website. Our Chair of Governors is Mr. Neil Brown. He can be contacted at any time by email Correspondence can be left for him in the School Office


from the HeadMaster
Westville House is one of England's leading Preparatory Schools and provides both boys and girls between the ages of 3 and 11 with an outstanding co-educational experience.......  read more





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Carter’s Lane
West Yorkshire
LS29 0DQ

Tel: 01943 608053