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Play up and play the game

Leading independent schools are abandoning the legacy of Tom Brown's School Days by devising s...

Where the wild things are

A former rector has donated an outdoor education centre to Kelvinside Academy

The impact of school uniforms on mental health

A growing body of research suggests school uniform has a positive impact on pupils' wellbeing....

Summer camps: a taste of boarding life

Marina Gardiner Legge, Headmistress at Heathfield School, explains why her school opens during...

Many heads make bright networking

Hilary Moriarty reflects on her first conference as a headteacher and how she learnt about the...

The secrets to an independent and state school partnership

We asked five headteachers who are part of the Boarding Schools' Association (BSA) to reveal t...

King's Ely hopes to stay a jump ahead

The school's equestrian team has qualified for the National Show Jumping Championships

Reunion at Hulse Hall Grammar School

Former pupils returned to the school they had left in the 1950s

Taunton School pupils take on 16 mile Exmoor Challenge

A team of 12 and 13 year olds from Taunton Preparatory School had to demonstrate determination...

Read all about it! Portland Place School launches newspaper

The publication, named the Portland Placer, has been published to help celebrate the school's ...

Challenging notions of what follows independent schooling

Claire Granados, Principal at Quest Professional, on improving schools' careers advice and the...

The power of voluntary work

Irfan Latif, Principal at DLD College London, shares his views on the importance of young peop...

Follow the leader: Martin Reader

Final part of a series in which we quiz four successful headteachers about their leadership. H...

Prestigious show and tell for pupils at St Benedict's Junior

National Gallery and Arts Council England award the school for their quality artwork

Follow the leader: Gwen Byrom

Series in which we quiz four successful headteachers about their leadership. In this, the thir...

Why all Brighton College lower sixth pupils visit Auschwitz

In a time of political uncertainty, Headmaster Richard Cairns explains why he's keen for pupil...

Follow the leader: James Hanson

A series in which we quiz four successful headteachers about their leadership. This time we jo...

Follow the leader: Suzie Longstaff

A series in which we quiz four successful headteachers about their leadership journeys. First ...

Preparing pupils for the road ahead

Sue Freestone, Principal at King's Ely, explains why school should be about awakening intellec...

The relevance of uniforms in a 21st-century school

Helen Jeys, Headmistress at Alderley Edge School for Girls (AESG), reflects on whether school ...

Derby pupils take fundraising to heart

Students from Derby High School have raised more than £4,000 for the British Heart Foundation

UWC Atlantic College teams up with Rolls-Royce

UWC Atlantic College students work with Rolls-Royce on new technologies to save lives at sea

A perfect pairing in Glasgow

The Glasgow Schools Trust launched by Kelvinside Academy will see the school partner with Crai...

Queen Margaret's scoops national boarding schools award

Queen Margaret's York has been crowned winner of the 'Boarding Innovation Award' at the Boardi...

Saint Felix whole-school walk raises over £1500

The walk helped teach pupils about their school's fascinating origins, with money raised set t...

LVS Ascot enjoys inspiring careers evening

'This was a highly successful event in showing students that there are lots of different route...

Woolly plans to alleviate exam stress

Kelvinside Academy welcomed alpacas to the school to improve pupils' mental health

The play's the thing

Hilary Moriarty reflects on why building a school theatre is always a good idea

Simon Armitage offers chapter and verse on writing tips

The poet, playwright and novelist was giving a talk at Bolton School Girls' Division

Art scholarships launched at Malvern College

Designed to attract budding artists to the college, the scholarships have been launched in mem...

Serving up inspiration at Rydal Penrhos

Former Team GB badminton star, Gail Emms, will be the special guest at Rydal Penrhos' annual S...

New charity bids to help communities accept diverse cultures

The Wales-based charity, KIRAN, is calling for schools to join its network

Milton Abbey announces its next Entrepreneur in Residence

The role will be filled by Links of London co-founder, Annoushka Ducasto

Bolton School hears national medical screening talk

The audience of potential future medics discovered how screening rarely benefits all sections ...

Where are the league tables for kindness to others?

Tom Bunbury, Headmaster at Papplewick School, explains why it is now more important than ever...

School halls of fame

Celebrating high achievers in independent schools

Boris Johnson takes lessons in technology at ACS Hillingdon

'I congratulate you all on what you're doing here - it's truly amazing,' said the Foreign Secr...

Badminton Junior School welcomes a four-legged friend

Badminton Junior School have recently welcomed a new member to their community; a school dog n...

King's Barbers sing their way to victory

The choral troupe from King's Ely are 'jubilant' after winning this year's National Youth a Ca...

Westfield School puts STEM subjects centre stage

Westfield School is helping to shift the gender imbalance in STEM by encouraging girls to have...