Friday 15 June 2018, 9am -11am

Prep school entry can be complex and stressful for any family, particularly in London where competition for school places can be fierce. Please join us for this informative talk helping parents understand the 7+ and 8+ entrance procedures.

Headmasters Huw May, of Eaton House Belgravia and Neil McLaughlan, of Westminster Cathedral Choir School, will focus on the reasons for considering 7+ and 8+, how best to prepare for these assessments and the impact that this can have on your senior school strategy.

The talk will be followed by a Q&A with the speakers, offering parents the chance to have their specific questions answered.


The London Parents Forum is a series of short courses led by leading child educational professionals. Organised by Bonas MacFarlane Education, the Forum provides parents with the information they need to help their children thrive in London. Bonas MacFarlane has helped hundred of families find the right schools and universities for their children.

Huw May

Huw May

Head, Eaton House Belgravia

Mr Huw May took up his position as the Head of both Eaton House Belgravia Pre-Prep and Prep Schools in September, 2017. Under his leadership, in 2018 the Pre-Prep School has achieved the best 7+ and 8+ results for 5 years, with 39.1% of boys achieving Westminster Under or St Paul’s Junior School offers, amongst many other fine schools.

Neil McLaughlan

Neil McLaughlan

Head, Westminster Cathedral Choir School

As Head of Westminster Cathedral Choir School, Neil relies on the 7+ and 8+ tests to assess students entering his school. Neil believes passionately that parents should understand the process and know how they can best support their child as they prepare for the assessment.


Saint Columba's Church

Pont Street

For further information:

+44 (0) 20 7223 2794