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New head sets out vision for Lord Wandsworth

Adam Williams, new headmaster of Lord Wandsworth College, wants to focus on the pupil voice

Former King Edward's teacher awarded Freedom of the City

Former history teacher and housemistress from King Edward's Witley has been awarded the Freedo...

Farlington shines in Telegraph smaller schools league table

Results table for small schools' A level results puts Farlington School in third place

New headmaster takes the reins at Cleve House

A Bristol independent school has a new headmaster for the new academic year

St George's gets the message out

St George's Ascot shortlisted for top TES marketing award

A new era for Oundle School

Sarah Kerr-Dineen joins Oundle as building work reaches a year from completion

LVS Ascot Principal stars on ITV's This Morning

Christine Cunniffe gives advice for returning to school on This Morning

A blueprint for the future

New headteacher at Oakwood School to set out strategy for the future

Have your say on exam reform

Schools Minister Nick Gibb and Ofqual launch consultations on revised GCSE and A level subject...

Plymouth Uni studies how parents choose child's education

New research explores the challenges parents face when choosing secondary schools in Plymouth

Do parents need to know everything?

Helen Jeys looks at the pros and cons of sharing assessment records with parents

A new force for cross-sector collaboration

James Croft reflects on the government's vision for school improvement

Is the grass greener?

ITV's School Swap shows many of the schools' differences lie outside the classroom, says edito...

Finding a work/life balance

Nigel Helliwell explains St Faith's approach to email management

Bolton says farewell to a popular head

Head of Bolton School infants retires after a lifetime of teaching and five years as head

Nearly three quarters of parents have cold feet about school

New research shows parents have high level of anxiety about their children starting school

GCSE results: 18% transfer to post-16 at independent schools

Independent education can help former state school pupils with post-GCSE studies, says Gabbita...

How independent schools can deliver better SEND

Independent schools are in an unusual position when it comes to special education needs, says ...

Taking it to another level

On this year's A level results day we're likely to see more appeals and pressure on exam board...

The real value of the head

A good headmaster can elevate a school's performance and wellbeing, says Ian Hunt

New head for St Edmund's

Matthew Jelley will be Head of St Edmund's Junior School from September 2015, following the re...

An enterprising spirit

Entrepreneur Will Davies visits Beechwood Park School as part of government-backed scheme

How to hit the ground running in September

Paul Norton from King's Monkton School offers five ways to prepare for the new term

Ten years at the helm

Oundle's 33rd Headmaster, Charles Bush, retires after 40 years in education

Teaching stalwarts bid school farewell

Brentwood School bids fond farewell to six members of staff retiring after a collective 143 ye...

Entrepreneurs: born or created?

North East Education Forum rules that entrepreneurs can be 'created' by education system

New Chief Master for King Edward's

King Edward's School announces the appointment of Dr Mark Fenton as Chief Master from Septembe...

Nottingham High welcomes girls for first time

Forty-two girls will join the sixth form of Nottingham High School in September after attendin...

Blooming marvellous

Hilary Moriarty looks at the reasons behind the successes in the independent sector reported i...

New headmaster for Abingdon

Michael Windsor will become head of Abingdon School in September 2016 when current head Felici...

End of year report

As the school year closes, we ask key figures in the independent sector to reflect on 2014-15 ...

New headmaster for St Benedict's School

Andrew Johnson to lead Catholic co-educational school from September 2016

New foundation to develop school leadership

NAHT announce new organisation which will offer qualifications and standards for world-class p...

Greenhalgh welcomed to United Learning top grade

Richard Greenhalgh is set to join educational charity United Learning as its new Chairman

Educational charity looks to expand

The Royal Merchant Navy Education Foundation is aiming to increase the number of its beneficia...

A question of character

A co-ed independent boarding school in north Hampshire is introducing a new scholarship based ...

Hands off education, head tells MPs

A Long Eaton headteacher is calling for a Royal Commission on Education to stop the politicisa...

School launches bursary campaign

Bolton School is aiming to increase its number of bursary pupils by raising £30 million over t...

ISC reports record pupil numbers

The Independent Schools Council's latest census reveals that 5,000 more places have been fille...

Former pupil returns as governor

UWC Atlantic College has appointed a University of Oxford professor and college president as c...