Admissions Enquiries: 01753 309588

Welcome to Long Close School

Long Close stands as Slough's premier Independent School, catering to both boys and girls aged 2-16 years.

Over the course of eight remarkable decades, our institution has consistently earned acclaim for its exceptional academic achievements and firmly cemented its position as the favoured choice for parents seeking a school that combines the intimacy of a nurturing environment with the richness of a diverse array of opportunities.

Here, our students thrive in a setting where they not only excel academically but also find genuine joy in their educational journey, all the while being inspired to unleash their full potential and become the finest versions of themselves.


'Empowering future leaders and aspirational changemakers'.

We firmly believe in cultivating a learning environment that not only imparts knowledge but also instils the values, skills, and mindset required to shape a better future.


'We seek higher things, by being academically, personally and socially ambitious for every member of our school family'.

Every individual is valued and encouraged to grow, both academically, personally and socially. We believe that the sense of togetherness we cultivate here is the foundation upon which our students can build bright futures and make a positive impact on the world.

Core Values

Respect, Kindness, Ambition and Resilience

Our core values sit at the heart of Long Close School. They lay a solid foundation for our students to grow into citizens who act with compassion and possess the attributes to thrive in an everchanging world.

Meet our Headteacher

As Headteacher, I understand the responsibility that parents place into our hands; choosing the right school for your child is the most important decision you’ll ever make for them. It not only ensures their future place in society, but it will enable them to make meaningful contributions, adapt to change and thrive in a fast-changing world.

At Long Close School we are committed to offering a progressive education, but also one that is rooted in traditional core values. Our school is a fun and happy place to learn, ensuring success. However, we never shy away from challenge. Our vision for every student, ‘Empowering future Leaders and aspirational changemakers’, also means that our team of dedicated teachers are relentless in the pursuit of unlocking your child’s unlimited abilities.

I encourage your family to visit us and experience for yourself the warm and friendly atmosphere that is Long Close School.

David Laird, Headteacher

Join us on a personal tour of the School

We would be delighted to invite you to our wonderful school and share with you what makes Long Close School the first choice school for so many families.

‘‘The school is a warm, inviting place with teachers who genuinely care and have an interest in the children they look after.’’

– Parent, Long Close School


A welcoming atmosphere that embraces everyone

Positioned in a prime location, Long Close School invites you to a nurturing haven with outstanding facilities. Our convenient campus offers easy access to a wide range of excellent amenities, carefully chosen to meet different interests and needs.

As believers in education as a lifelong voyage, Long Close School empowers students with knowledge, confidence, and resilience, crafting a path towards a future filled with limitless prospects.

Begin an unforgettable adventure
Children who join Long Close develop their confidence and gain a genuine love for learning, putting them on the path to success.

2 - 4 yrs old


4 - 5 yrs old


5 - 11 yrs old


11 - 16 yrs old

Long Close School

Admissions Enquiries:01753 520095