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In Loco Parentis

Date Posted: Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

 

All boarding schools require a UK based guardian for overseas students. Who will accept full responsibility of guardianship for your child during their studies in England?

Hmmm. There’s Uncle Bob but he’s too far away (and a bit wacky), granny is rather frail

Honour The Work And The Work Will Honour You

Date Posted: Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

 

These are the words of Edward Thring, Headmaster of Uppingham School between 1853 and 1887. The celebrated British educator started his headship at the age of 32 and brought with him a raft of original ideas, many that are still important today.

Every

THE BIGGER PICTURE

Date Posted: Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Oxbridge or bust? Not so – students should broaden their horizons when choosing a university, says Wendy Heydorn, Director of Higher Education at Sevenoaks School

Many students at Sevenoaks School in Kent apply to Oxbridge – and

800 acres for 700 boys

Date Posted: Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

 

Beautiful quadrangles and cloisters, boys in gowns and teachers known as “dons” and a headmaster called “The Warden”.  Radley College’s sprawling self-contained estate in prime Oxfordshire countryside was founded by an Oxford University Fellow, the Reverend William Sewell.

All this space must be

May we let you in on a little secret?

Date Posted: Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

 

An all girl’s school, set in the heart of the academically vibrant city of Cambridge, with outstanding pastoral care and excellent academic results.

Come and meet St Mary’s School, Cambridge at BESSA 2016!

Parent testimonials | St Mary’s School, Cambridge Read through our

What is a quality school that defies any label?

Date Posted: Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

 

Tonbridge will say it includes doing all it can to help a boy achieve his potential. Small set sizes (through a high teacher/pupil ratio of 1:8) and exceptional commitment from teachers. Every boy is encouraged to develop a full range of creative skills,

The new age of learning is taking off online!

Date Posted: Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

 

Keystone Tutors has an established itself as a leading provider of one-to-one tutoring and guidance to students who are looking to join top UK schools, universities or following the UK curriculum. Their London based team is able to advise on all aspects of

My School in a National Park

Date Posted: Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

 

How lucky am I? As a Sedberghian, my school in the Yorkshire Dales National Park offers 35 sports including sailing, rugby, tennis, hockey, cricket, netball, shooting, athletics, cross country, fives, football, squash, swimming, tennis, mountain biking, canoeing, horse riding, fell walking, caving and

Sevenoaks: The best IB school in the world?

Date Posted: Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

 

It is widely recognised that Sevenoaks is one of the leading IB schools in the world.

Exceptional results in 2016 saw 7 students achieving the maximum 45 points, 21 students securing 44 points and another 28 with 43 points. An extraordinary 60% of