Choosing a school

Find the perfect school for your child with our useful, in-depth and informed advice. We can help you navigate the course right from nursery through to university.

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A beginner's guide to finding a school

A beginner's guide to finding a school

If you’ve just started looking for an independent school, our easy guide will help you navigate the system and make the right choice …read more

Top ten reasons to choose an independent school Rated: 4.0

All the world’s a stage: How Bath Theatre School supports young actors whatever their age or ability by Hannah Guinness Rated: 3.0

The steps from nursery to university by Val Proctor Rated: 2.5

Open days: the essential questions to ask Rated: 2.5

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Best of both: want to board your children AND have family time? All Hallows has the answer...

Best of both: want to board your children AND have family time? All Hallows has the answer...

All Hallows Preparatory School on boarding …read more

The early years

The early years

HANNAH GUINNESS chats to the head of Godolphin Prep School and discovers the benefits of attending a larger institution …read more

Decision Time

Decision Time

MATTHEW FAULKNER, senior tutor and head of modern foreign languages at Port Regis School, offers advice on the tricky task of securing a place at a senior school …read more

A PLACE TO THRIVE

A PLACE TO THRIVE

It’s key that schools create a nurturing environment for their students, argues Martin Harris, headmaster at Sandroyd School …read more

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