How to Prepare your Child for their GCSE’s

How to Prepare your Child for their GCSE’s

GCSE exam stress is a very real thing for both children and their parents. Childline, the national children’s counselling service, has reported that in 2016-2017 they delivered well over 3000 counselling sessions to children worried about their upcoming GCSE exams. The figures are…

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Helping Your Child Transition into Secondary School

Helping Your Child Transition into Secondary School

When children move from primary to secondary school, anxiety levels rise for both the kids and their parents. It’s a daunting time for everyone involved, but here’s some advice from an independent prep school in Surrey to help you get through it.…

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What Are STEM Subjects?

What Are STEM Subjects?

In short, STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. These are subjects that you might find emphasised in a London private school, because they are key to securing excellent career opportunities and positive personal pursuits.Many subjects fall under the STEM category from…

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Preparing Your Child for their First Day of Nursery

Preparing Your Child for their First Day of Nursery

Your child’s first day at nursery is a significant event in their lives and can be a daunting transition for both parent and child. It is also a fantastic opportunity for your little one to flourish and develop. It’s important…

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The Importance of Pastoral Care in Schools

The Importance of Pastoral Care in Schools

Pastoral care is essential in any school; it’s a chance for teachers to make a personal difference amongst their students, outside of the general subject timetable. A Sixth Form in Middlesex describes good pastoral care as taking on “the form of both good counsel and…

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Encouraging a Good School Routine

Encouraging a Good School Routine

The morning routine can be tough for parents, especially if there’s more than one child. When we’re half asleep, it’s difficult enough sorting ourselves out, let alone the kids as well. However, the key to a care free school run…

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