January’s Blog

February 3, 2018

Within education there are always questions about what we teach. Why learn Latin? It’s a dead language… When was the last time you used quadratics in everyday life? Why try to grasp C6H12O6 + 6O2 —–> 6H20 + 6C20 + … Continued


December 14, 2017

There has been excitement as the children have been receiving their advent calendars. The pictures behind the doors, the sweets or chocolates – each offering a new treat for day. And every year the international competition for bigger, better, more … Continued

November’s Blog

December 14, 2017

In 1948 Bell Telephone Laboritories announced the invention of a tiny electronic semi-conductor – it was named the transistor. The press release stated ‘it may have far reaching significance in electronics and electrical communication’. In the same year a new … Continued

The Cycle of Life

September 15, 2017

The temperature is dropping, the first leaves are yellowing and autumn is approaching – the cycle of life continues. The world prepares for winter and we prepare the scholars for their forthcoming exams. Last night revision techniques were studied: mind … Continued

A New Year Begins

September 11, 2017

The children have returned. The School is transformed. No longer a set of buildings perched on a hillside in magnificent grounds and wonderful views. The vibrancy and energy of the children brings life, laughter and purpose – a new term, … Continued