WHY THE TRADITIONAL NATIVITY PLAY IS STILL GOING STRONG
Most of us have fond memories of our first performances on the stage in the nativity play. Full of ad libs and charming mishaps after what seemed like never-ending hours of rehearsals, it was all part of the magic and sparkle of Christmas. Words: Madeleine Howell Whether you were lucky enough to play Mary or […]
THE NEW PARENTS@SCHOOLREPORT E-ZINE IS OUT NOW!
The inaugural issue of Archant London’s parents@schoolreport – an online addition to our quarterly School Report magazine – is out now! Brimming with expert advice for London parents, from why character building is more important than exam results to whether we should be testing children at all, and why it’s all about STEM subjects right […]
‘EXCEPTIONAL’ BROMLEY HIGH SCHOOL HOSTS OCTOBER OPEN DAYS
ADVERTISEMENT PROMOTION Bromley High School’s 2016 Inspection judged the school to be Excellent in all areas – with the rare accolade of Exceptional given to the outstanding quality of Learning and Achievement in the school. As two Open Days approach in October 2016, Angela Drew, Headmistress, educates School Report Online in what Bromley High is doing right […]
SYDENHAM HIGH SCHOOL CELEBRATES RECORD-BREAKING EXAM RESULTS
ADVERTISEMENT PROMOTION Sydenham High School GDST is celebrating a record haul of top grades at both A level and GCSE during the summer 2016 exam season Almost half of all A level grades (45.1%) and nearly two thirds of GCSE scores (63.2%) were either A* or A, bucking the trend nationally. Along with a 100% […]
PORTLAND PLACE MOVES FROM ONE GREAT ACADEMIC YEAR TO THE NEXT
ADVERTISEMENT PROMOTION Portland Place School closed the academic year on a triumphant note, being on track again to secure 100% conditional offers for their pupils in creative arts undergraduate courses for first choice universities. The school is now looking forward to the academic year 2016/17, and is interviewing for Sixth Form places for September 2016 […]
SCHOOL REPORT AUTUMN ISSUE OUT NOW!
The new autumn issue of School Report magazine is out now! Brimming with expert advice for London parents, from the best boarding and days schools to expertly written articles covering gender issues, what Brexit means for the private sector and whether we should be testing children at all. Here’s a letter from the Editor, Mark […]
ADVENTURE EDUCATION: WHAT IS IT AND WHY IS IT IMPORTANT?
ADVERTISEMENT PROMOTION With so many fantastic opportunities for today’s youngsters, the remarkable has become routine. Digital devices, the internet and low cost travel have changed the way we live. But many of these opportunities have resulted in a decline in physical activity, and the need to incorporate outdoor education and adventurous activities as part of […]
BROMLEY HIGH WINS RARE ISI ACCOLADE
ADVERTISEMENT PROMOTION Bromley High School wins rare ISI Accolade as Achievement and Learning are rated ‘Exceptional’ in the latest Independent Schools Inspectorate In an outstanding report in March 2016, ISI inspectors found that pupils’ achievement and learning in both the Junior and Senior School at Bromley High were ‘Exceptional’. In all other categories, where Excellent is […]
LONDON SCHOOLS’ EDUCATION HIGHLIGHTS OF THE YEAR
ADVERTISEMENT PROMOTION School Report Online asked schools across London for their highlights of the academic year 2015/16. Here’s the end-of-year report… Herne Hill School In February 2016 Herne Hill School inaugurated their new Oak building, celebrating the substantial benefits it brings through a state-of-the-art multifunction hall in the basement for sports, drama, assemblies and healthy […]
WHAT IS THE VALUE OF A BRITISH EDUCATION?
Why British curriculum schools springing up the world over, the Managing Director of Enjoy Education asks how valuable a British education actually is? WORDS Kate Shand Boasting some of the oldest education institutions in the world, from Eton to Oxford, Winchester to Cambridge, the UK remains a key destination for students looking for the best […]