Princes Risborough Town Council


Primary and Secondary Education
Primary and Secondary School Admissions and Appeals: A Guide for Parents

Princes Risborough Primary School, Wellington Avenue, Princes Risborough
Head teacher: Mrs Baughan (acting)
Tel: 01844 345251

Monks Risborough C of E Primary School, Aylesbury Road, Monks Risborough
Head teacher: Mr T Baskerville
Tel: 01844 345590

Princes Risborough School (Secondary) Merton Road, Princes Risborough
Head teacher: Mr Peter Rowe
Tel: 01844 345496

St Teresa’s Catholic School (Independent) Aylesbury Road, Princes Risborough
Head teacher: Mr Simon Detre
Tel: 01844 345005

Ladymede School (Independent) Little Kimble, Aylesbury
Tel: 01844 346154

Longwick C of E Combined School
Walnut Tree Lane, Longwick, Princes Risborough. HP27 9SJ
Head teacher: Mr D Liddle
Tel: 01844 344769

Nursery Schools

Princes Risborough Primary School
Tel: 01844 345251

Flint House Day Nursery, Windmill Road, Towersey, Thame. Full Day Care.
Contact: Rosemary Winsley
Tel: 01844 217165

The Ridgeway Nursery School, PR Cricket Club, Horsenden Lane, Horsenden. Mornings Only
Contact: Christine Selby
Tel: 01494 526683

St. Teresa’s Nursery School, St. Teresa’s Catholic School, Aylesbury Road, Princes Risborough.
Tel: 01844 345005

Gateway School (Early Years Unit), Great Missenden.
Contact: Mr S Wade
Tel: 01494 862407

Ladymede School (Independent) Little Kimble, Aylesbury
Tel: 01844 346154

Pre-school facilities

Mothers and Toddlers Group Whiteleaf Scout Hall, Courtmoor Close, Monks Risborough.
Thursdays 9.30am - 11.15am

Mother and Toddler Group Community Centre, Wades Park, Princes Risborough.
Tuesdays 9.30am - 11.30am

Bobtails Mother and Toddlers Group Kimble Free Church, Kimble.
Tuesdays 10am - 12noon

Ladymede Toddler Group, Little Kimble, Aylesbury.
Tuesday 10.30am - 12noon
Tel: 01844 346154

Longwick Mothers and Toddlers, Longwick Village Hall, The Green, Longwick.
Thursdays 1.15pm - 3.15pm

Tiddlywinks, Princes Risborough Baptist Church (Top Hall), Bell Street, Princes Risborough.
Mondays 9.45 - 11.30 am
Contact: Anne Vicary
Tel: 01844 344229

For list of local Parent and Toddlers Groups contact Buckinghamshire County Council
Tel: 0800 328 3317


Pre-School Groups

The Secret Garden Pre-school, Methodist Church Hall, Bell Street, Princes Risborough.
(2.5 - 5 Yrs) Mon-Fri 9.30am - 1.0pm

First Steps Pre-School Group, Scout & Guide Hut, Longwick Road, Princes Risborough.
(3 - 5 Yrs) Mon - Fri 9am - 1pm and Mon and Wed - 9am - 3pm
Tel: 07762 326772

Longwick Pre-School Group, Longwick Village Hall, Longwick.
(2.5 - 5 Yrs) Mornings 9.30am - 12noon, and Mon & Wed 12.30 – 3pm
Contact: Sam Wells
Tel: 01844 217899 or 07918 160198

St. Mary’s Pre-School Group, St Mary’s Church Hall, Princes Risborough.
(3 - 5 Yrs) Mornings 9.15 am – 12.15pm
Tel: 07527 927813 or 01844 347352

Windmill Under 5s, Lacey Green & Loosely Row Sports & Social Club, Main Road, Lacey Green.
Monday - Friday 9.15 -11.45am, lunch club 11.45am -12.30pm
Contact: Paula Cunningham
Tel: 07502 198405

Other Activity Groups for Under 5s

Musical Mayhem (Drop-in music group), Princes Risborough Community Centre, Wades Field, Stratton Rd, Princes Risborough.
Friday mornings 9.45 – 10.30am, and 11.15am - 12.00pm
Contact: Wendy Randall
Tel: 01844 342965

Melody Minors
Small music groups, in age groups, with time for refreshments, a chat and toy box.  Thame, Chinnor, Monks Risborough, Haddenham and Lacey Green for photos and videos
Tel: 01844 344441 or 07754 518034

Preschool Gym/Activity classes.
Age: Tottering to 7 yrs
Sessions in age group to develop agility, confidence, strength and social awareness. Monks Risborough on a Wednesday, but also in Thame, Chinnor, Haddenham and Lacey Green. for photos and videos
Tel: 01844 344441 or 07754 518034

Little Signers Club - Baby Signing Classes
Classes held at St Dunstans Church Hall, Monks Risborough Wednesday mornings, term time only
9.45 am  Level One (4-12 months)
10.45 am Level Two (13-24 months)
Booking essential
Tel: 07917 127830

Sing and Sign - Baby Signing Classes
Ideal for babies 6-18 months old
Tuesday mornings 9.45am and 11.00 - term time only - Scout & Guide Centre, Longwick Road, Princes Risborough
Free trial classes available
Booking is essential
Tel: 07885 944904


Adult Education

Princes Risborough University of the Third Age (U3A)
Open to those who have retired, U3A is a dynamic, outward looking organisation which has a positive, creative and educational approach to retirement.
Contact: Membership Secretary
Tel: 01844 343487

Both BCC, and WDC offer a host of Adult and Further Education services both full and part-time, details of which can be obtained from the Information Centre at Tower Court, Horns Lane, Princes Risborough
Tel: 01844 274795

or from Princes Risborough Adult Learning Office
Tel: 01844 344977


Shona Clack Dance School
Contact: Shona Clack
Tel: 01844 342810

Stage Plus School of Performing Arts

Principal: Gemma Tanswell
Tel: 01844 342299 or 07931 180807

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