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Faith in our schools

September 24, 2016 7:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Faith in our schools

It is important to distinguish between majority faith schools where the curricular offering is very much mainstream and the very... View Article

State Boarding school

State boarding schools

September 24, 2016 3:14 pm Published by Comments Off on State boarding schools

State boarding schools provide free education but charge fees for boarding. Some state boarding schools are run by local councils... View Article

Education in Scotland

September 19, 2016 11:49 am Published by Comments Off on Education in Scotland

The Scottish school system is based on a 3–18 curriculum: Nursery age 3 years–5 years Primary age 5 years–12 years... View Article

Supporting character

Supporting character development in a boarding school

September 18, 2016 9:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Young people today need first-class tuition and the finest academic qualifications to succeed, but they also need strength of character and skills such as communication, teamwork and resilience, to build happy, fulfilling and worthwhile lives. A boarding education can provide the building blocks for character and success.



September 15, 2016 11:49 am Published by Comments Off on Foreword

All parents have important decisions to make on how and where their children should be educated. Schooling is a key... View Article