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Falcons' girls show the importance of kindness

Falcons School for Girls participate in random acts of kindness during December in aid of Anti...

Dauntsey's delight audiences with Billy Elliot production

Pupils presented a dynamic production of the hit musical

Kings Monkton to help the next generation of musicians

Bursaries will be offered to A Level students who are keen to study music

St. Anthony's School for Girls announces new scholarships

Two new scholarships will be available for pupils joining the school

Children fundraise over £1,000 in support of friend

Pupils at Dame Allan's Junior School donned hats to raise the money for their friend Dylan Wil...

Rebranding Farlington

Louise Higson, Headmistress at Farlington School, introduces the school's new brand and how it...

Bolton School Boys' Division raise £10,000 for charity

In honour of Bolton School's 500th anniversary, the school hit their fundraising target

Better together...

Katie Gedye, Head of Pre-Prep at Moor Park, explains why we should take every opportunity to d...

How was it for you?

Hilary Moriarty asks how can schools really stand out from the competition

Molly named national anti-bullying ambassador

Student Molly Kemble named part of National Anti-Bullying Ambassador Youth Board

Cyberbullying under the spotlight

New report looks at when people are most likely to experience cyberbullying and hate speech on...

What do parents look for in a good school?

Julie Booth, Director of SIMS services at Capita Independent, explains how schools can ensure ...

Thousands of girls are struggling with reading, experts warn

Almost 42,000 12-year-old girls have a reading age of an eight year old

Threat? What threat?

Hilary Moriarty reflects on the imminent revival of the grammar school system

Lewes Old Grammar School basketball player goes national

Amelia Sandie was spotted at a recent tournament in Manchester

Viral campaign fights media's objectification of women

The campaign has gained global attention and been up for awards

Old school ties

How schools across the country are building and maintaining an inspiring network of alumni

Paralympian medallist inspires St Mary's girls

Top Paralympic swimmer Liz Wright visits St Mary's Junior School in Cambridge


We look at two institutions using overseas trips to help students develop a global mindset whi...

Chigwell School opens new sixth form centre

The Risham Sarao Sixth Form Centre opens at Chigwell as a memorial to former student

Lord Wandsworth cycle coast to coast for charity

Pupils and staff at Lord Wandsworth College complete challenging John O'Groats to Land's End c...

What happens when you send a teddy bear to space?

Pocklington School send stuffed toy to space with 'selfie cam' to record footage of its journe...

How to start the school year with a focus on student success

The definition of student success is changing; an updated perspective, fresh strategies and ne...

Does your school stand out?

By Anthony Buckland, Joint Managing Director at Price & Buckland

Wear next

From colour contrasts to performance-monitoring sportswear, Steve Wright surveys the latest tr...

Art awards for DLD students

Two students from DLD College London receive accolades at Kensington and Chelsea art awards

Benenden performs at Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Students from Benenden School take ancient Greek-style comedy show to the world-famous Edinbur...

Oundle's 'Big Give'

Philanthropic programme at Oundle School promotes benefits of charitable giving

Family forest fun at Oakwood

Oakwood School hosts outdoor education day for families to get an insight into school life

Children across the UK get ready to WOW

Everyday walking charity Living Streets tells us about their annual art competition

Any Questions? comes to Brentwood

Key political commentators attend BBC Any Questions? Panel at Brentwood School

Benenden School launches own Monopoly

A unique Benenden School edition of Monopoly has been produced and gone on sale thanks to the ...

All aboard

Royal Navy get on board with Epsom College pupils' attempt to cross the Atlantic

Learning in the forest...

Richard Dean from Barrow Hills School discusses the benefits of offering a Forest School and t...

Lockers Park pupils go unplugged

Visiting author promotes importance of tech-free time as part of National Unplugging Day

'Boxhilda' joins the herd

Box Hill students create decorative cow for world's largest public art event, CowParade Surrey...

The essential guide to building your brand and reputation

Deborah Fisher from SIMS Independent examines some of the steps schools can take to ensure the...

In the summertime

A number of independent schools are using the summer holidays to start work on new estates dev...

Cold Feet writer delivers workshop at Solihull

Solihull School alumni Mike Bullen returns to deliver screenwriting workshop

End of year report

As the academic year concludes, we ask five key figures from the independent sector to reflect...