Tel : 0161 903 9193

Hale Barns, Altrincham, Cheshire WA15 0HF


Our new Pre-Prep (Nursery) class still has full and part time places available for boys who were three on 1st September 2017. Please contact the school secretary via email or by telephone 0161 903 9193. Limited Reception places still available. Latest sports results – Under 11 football “A” team defeated Stockport Grammar 4-3 and the “B” team won 6-1.
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    School Buildings

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    Prep 1 study the Vikings

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    Outside play to encourage learning

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    Concerts are held in Holy Angels Church

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    Music plays a big part in school life

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    Outdoor fun

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    Various sports are on offer

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    Boys are encouraged to work hard and learn how to concentrate


To book a tour of the school please telephone the school or fill in the enquiry form below.

Address: St. Ambrose Preparatory School, Hale Barns, Altrincham, Cheshire WA15 0HF

Telephone No: 0161 903 9193


Bursar’s Email:


The Preparatory School is located in the village of Hale Barns, south of Manchester. It shares its grounds with St. Ambrose College. We are situated approximately 1 mile from JUNCTION 6 of the M56 and well served by the following public transport links:

  • British Rail Link from Chester to Altrincham
  • Metrolink from Victoria, Piccadilly and Deansgate-Castlefield stations in Manchester to Altrincham
  • Bus numbers 283, 284 and 288 from Altrincham to Hale Barns.

Click here for a Google map and directions

If you have an enquiry please call us on 0161 903 9193 and a member of staff can assist you. Alternatively, you may wish to email us via the enquiry box below:

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The Provincial Leader: Brother Dominic Sassi
Address: Christian Brothers’ Province Centre, Griffith Avenue, Marino, DUBLIN 9, Ireland

Tel. No.: 00353 180 73300

The C.B. Schools Officer: Ms. Roisin Maguire (Director of English Schools’ Office)

The C.B. Head Office: Woodeaves, Hale Barns, Altrincham, Cheshire WA15 0HF

Tel. No.: 0161 904 0786

Headmaster: Mr. F. J. Driscoll

Chair of Governors: Mr. M.Butler



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