Independent

Is a School Uniform Important? Not at St Christopher School

ADVERTISING PROMOTION St Christopher School in Letchworth Garden City has favoured a modern approach to education for over 100 years, confident that their forward-thinking methods and excellent results have stood the test of time. An independent day and boarding school for girls and boys aged from 3 to 18, St Chris is set on a […]

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Trinity Student Commissioned for Croydon BID Art Project

The work of Adam Cady, a student at Trinity School, Croydon, has been commissioned by Croydon BID as part of its Festive Fantasia project. Adam’s work, inspired by Croydon’s crocus-growing history, is being projected in Croydon’s town centre alongside other large scale animations. Using the colour purple, a predominant colour for crocuses, Adam created his […]

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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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Duke & Duchess of Cambridge with Prince George and Princess Charlotte

PRINCE GEORGE’S NEW HEADMASTER BEN THOMAS ON INSPIRING PUPILS

Ben Thomas, Headmaster at Thomas’s Battersea, Prince George’s £6,000-a-term private preparatory school, discusses the importance of a broad curriculum…  Words: Madeleine Howell As our children return to school, it’s important to foster a love of learning that reaches beyond exam results and league tables. For Ben Thomas, who has been the Headmaster at Thomas’s in […]

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What does inspiration look like in the classroom? Sinclair House School shares their educational expertise

WHAT DOES INSPIRATION LOOK LIKE IN THE CLASSROOM?

ADVERTISING PROMOTION The word ‘inspiration’ is often cited in educational literature, but what does this actually look like in a classroom context? At Sinclair House School, ‘inspiration’ translates to truly exciting pupils by capturing, nurturing and directing their curiosity – within different facets of school life and across all aspects of learning. Having a curriculum […]

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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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The importance of sport in schools: Bromley High School Headmistress Angela Drew on giving pupils a sporting chance

WHY SCHOOL SPORTS ARE SO IMPORTANT

ADVERTISING PROMOTION Angela Drew, Head of Bromley High School, on the importance of sports in school and why the widening gap between state and independent school sporting achievement needs to be addressed  I was not a particularly ‘sporty’ child and my son and daughter’s genetic inheritance was more likely to lead them to a love for […]

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Modern Boarding at Cranleigh Senior

A MODERN APPROACH TO BOARDING

ADVERTISING PROMOTION Traditional views of boarding are often guided by parents’ own spartan experiences decades previously or, for those new to the idea of boarding, by visions of Tom Brown’s Schooldays. Neither view bears remote resemblance to Modern Boarding – an environment that provides huge pastoral and academic advantages for young people. Boarding provides a […]

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St James is an all girls independent day school

WHY ST JAMES GIRLS’ SCHOOL PUTS STUDENT WELLBEING FIRST

ADVERTISING PROMOTION St James Senior Girls’ School is an independent day school for girls aged 11-18, located in Kensington Olympia. From its foundation, there has been a philosophical and spiritual element at the heart of the school and this aspect is as relevant and important today when young people’s emotional well-being is increasingly difficult to […]

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The McLeod Centre for Learning

THE MCLEOD CENTRE: SPECIALIST IN DYSLEXIA, DYSCALCULIA & DYSPRAXIA

ADVERTISING PROMOTION The McLeod Centre for Learning is a tutorial centre for touch-typing, handwriting, literacy, maths, study skills, dyslexia, dyscalculia and dyspraxia. Based in central London, SW1, it and has been running for eight years and was recently CReSTeD accredited by The Council for the Registration of Schools Teaching Dyslexic Pupils. The centre’s specialist teachers […]

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