Boarding is an integral part of school life at the Oratory Preparatory School. The boarding house, situated on the first floor of the main house, caters for up to sixty boarders from Year 6 upwards. Children have the opportunity to board either full time, weekly board or flexi-board.



Mrs Wendy Prior and Monty

  • Mrs Prior is the Boarding House Parent at the Oratory Prep School. She has been married to Adrian for 20 yrs who has just completed twenty eight years in the Army and they have two teenage children, William and Madeleine.
  • Mrs Prior is a Geography graduate and has been teaching for eight years after a career in Westminster. She is an avid reader in spare time and loves walking Monty their black Labrador in the beautiful Thames Valley.
  • As a child Mrs Prior lived in the local vicinity and is a former pupil of St Helen and St Katharine in Abingdon.