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Bishop Challoner celebrates excellent exam results in 2017

Bishop Challoner School Celebrates Excellent Exam Results

Bishop Challoner School in Bromley, south London, reflects on an excellent academic year with the 2017 exam results showing hard work and dedication from both students and teachers… Excellent A level results Bishop Challoner School once again celebrated excellent A level results maintaining its high standards for the second year running. This year students achieved […]

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How to teach children the value of kindness and charity in a cruel world: The Hampshire School, Chelsea

WHY IT’S IMPORTANT TO TEACH OUR CHILDREN HOW TO HELP OTHERS

ADVERTISING PROMOTION Donal Brennan, Headmaster of The Hampshire School, Chelsea, on the importance of teaching children the value of kindness and charity as global citizens in a turbulent world… There is a great deal of suffering in our world. Sadly, this is something that our children are accustomed to; they are growing up exposed to […]

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Back to School: White House School, Balham, has a lot to celebrate this new school year

NEW ADDITIONS AT THE WHITE HOUSE ADD TO BACK TO SCHOOL EXCITEMENT

ADVERTISING PROMOTION The start of a new school year always brings lots of excitement, with new shoes to be bought and pencil cases to be filled. For The White House Prep pupils, heading back to school in September, the excitement is even greater… With their pencil cases newly stocked and shiny new shoes looking their […]

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Herpetology Club is one of Papplewick school's most popular extra-curricular activities

THE ASCOT SCHOOL WHERE BOYS CAN STILL BE BOYS

ADVERTISING PROMOTION Papplewick School in Ascot has 15 acres of land, opposite Royal Ascot Racecourse, where 200 boys have plenty of space to be boys and sport is an important part of daily life. The three main team sports are rugby, football and cricket, and inter-school matches are also played in tennis, hockey, swimming, athletics, […]

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Headmaster at Kew House School Mark Hudson on the importance of self discipline and why he’s pushing girls to go for STEM subjects

THE SCHOOL WHERE GIRLS AND STEM SUBJECTS GO HAND IN HAND

Headmaster at Kew House School Mark Hudson on the importance of self discipline and why he’s pushing girls to go for STEM subjects Words: Rachel Mantock With their brand new, multi use sixth form building set to launch in summer, the team at Kew House School are excited about the year ahead. Headmaster at the […]

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In a world of Trump and Brexit, is the IB more important than ever?

IN A WORLD OF TRUMP AND BREXIT, IS THE INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE MORE IMPORTANT THAN EVER?

With the world waking up to President Trump and Brexit, is the International Baccalaureate more important than ever before? Two years ago I interviewed Dr Katy Ricks, Head of Sevenoaks School, about the ever-growing swing British education was seeing towards the International Baccalaureate (IB). We were living very much in a global world, so the […]

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Royal Hospital School Greenwich upholds its maritime history with a RYA Training Academy for young sailors

THE ROYAL HOSPITAL SCHOOL: CHALLENGING YOUNG PEOPLE & NAVIGATING SUCCESS

ADVERTISING PROMOTION Simon Lockyer, Headmaster at the Royal Hospital School, Suffolk, on challenging young people, upholding traditions and navigating success The Royal Hospital School was founded in 1712 in Greenwich to ‘improve navigation’ through education and, as it prepared boys for a life at sea, many went on to become explorers and pioneers of their […]

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Putney High School has launched a new lecture series

PUTNEY HIGH SCHOOL LAUNCHES NEW LECTURE SERIES

ADVERTISING PROMOTION Putney High School is launching a new lecture series featuring a great line-up of thought leaders from the worlds of science, politics, business and education The series, PIE+, is open to the community as well as to current pupils and parents. It launches with a talk by renowned neuroscientist Henry Marsh CBE on […]

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Moat School celebrates one year at its Lower School

THE MOAT SCHOOL, FULHAM, CELEBRATES LOWER SCHOOL’S FIRST ANNIVERSARY

ADVERTISING PROMOTION The Moat School, Fulham, has celebrated the first year of its Lower School programme, offering high quality education to students with different learning abilities… The Moat School, based in Bishop’s Park, Fulham, has celebrated the first year of its Lower School programme. This independent school specialises in providing a mainstream education for pupils […]

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What to ask when visiting a school open day

6 THINGS TO LOOK OUT FOR WHEN VISITING A SCHOOL

ADVERTISING PROMOTION This spring many parents will attend Open Mornings at Independent Senior Schools as part of the process of choosing a school for their child. In a recent survey of parents at Lancing College, 73% said that an Open Morning was the most important source of information when they considered different schools. If you […]

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