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Our latest blogs, written by our teachers and families.

The 11+ Exam for Grammar School Entry: A Guide For Parents 2021
02 May 2021
This article provides a guide for parents of current Year 5 children looking to prepare them for the 11+ Exam in September 2021 to enter their child into Year 7...
Do you know your child’s learning style?
27 Apr 2021
While there is plenty of debate FOR and AGAINST learning styles - the idea that you have a preferred way to learn new information - we think it's a fun and wort...
8 Top Digital Tools for Enhancing your Online Lessons
22 Apr 2021
As COVID restrictions are starting to ease and many children are back in school, face-to-face teaching is resuming across the country. But many families and tea...
Your guide to GCSE and A Level Assessments in 2021
17 Apr 2021
What to expect for GCSE and A Levels in 2021 - Teachers will assess students performance, based on what they have been taught, either in class or remotely, to...
Primary KS1 and KS2 SATs: Updated Guidance for Parents 2021
16 Apr 2021
Coronavirus impact on SATs 2021 Are SATs still going ahead in 2021? Updated 20 March 2021: In recognition of the challenges posed by the pandemic, the Departm...
Face-to-Face Tuition can resume from 12 April 2021
12 Apr 2021
--------------------------------------------------------------- Update - Face-to-Face Tuition can resume from 12 April 2021 Private teaching and tutoring The...
Support Your Dyslexic Child: A Guide for Parents 2021
01 Apr 2021
It is estimated that dyslexia affects about a tenth of the population in the UK and is the most common of all specific learning difficulties. Dyslexia is often...
Independent School Entrance Exams: A Guide for Parents 2021
28 Mar 2021
This article provides a guide for parents of children looking to enter their child into Year 7 (11+ Entry) or Year 9 (13+ Entry) at an Independent School in Sep...
An Overview of the Primary Curriculum: A Guide for Parents 2021
26 Mar 2021
This article provides a guide for parents who want to have a better understanding of the current Primary School National Curriculum The Primary Years The role...