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IB or A Level? Which is the best option for your son or daughter?

IB or A Level? Which is the best option for your son or daughter?

35 years ago this year St. Clare’s, Oxford decided to stop teaching A...

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Bishop’s Stortford College welcomes new Headmaster

Bishop’s Stortford College, Hertfordshire, begins the academic year with a new Headmaster, following the retirement of John Trotman in July after fourteen years of service. (more…)

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Lucton Equestrian Centre

Lucton School Equestrian Centre opened for business this term and this week saw the first lessons with the Sixth Form girls at the School. Miss Coates was very pleased with the general...

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Lucton Celebrates 2011 A, AS and GCSE results

A & AS results Lucton students achieved their best ever A Level results in 2011, with 55% at A* or A grades. These results are all the more impressive when you consider...

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A CHANCE TO SHINE

A CHANCE TO SHINE

At the Royal Alexandra & Albert School in Surrey, lessons are not only...

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WREKIN COLLEGE – NEW HEADMASTER

Richard Pleming is the new Headmaster of Wrekin College. A former Canterbury Cathedral chorister, Richard was educated at The King’s School, Canterbury, where he was Captain of School, and at Pembroke College,...

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Special day celebrated by Worcester school

A visit by the Princess Royal has helped RGS Worcester to celebrate the 450th anniversary since the school was granted its Royal Charter in 1561 by Queen Elizabeth I. Princess Anne arrived...

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Informing Teenagers’ Choices is a Huge Responsibility – submitted by Peter Hogan, former Headmaster, Loretto School

One of the most important and life-changing decisions of a teenager’s life should never be left to chance. Nationally careers advice is patchy and although good...

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What is an independent school?

There are more than 2000 schools in the UK which are independent of local or central government control  and approximately 8% of the school population in UK is educated within these schools....

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