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  • Having a senior moment at Downsend School

    Downsend School is expanding to include a senior school. Here are all of the hows, whys and what fors that you need to know about it.

  • Parkside School, Cobham

    A small all-boys prep school, on a big site with a community vibe that really stands out. It punches way above its weight both academically and on the sporting pitch, and has been making waves in music and drama too. Impressive.

  • Moving up – six tips for starting senior school

    Moving into senior school can be a time of mixed feelings for children - so to make the transition easier we asked the headmistress at Woldingham School for her best bits of advice.

  • Sprinkling some fairy love

    Halinka's Fairies has a cute collection of miniature folk inspired by inspired by Alice in Wonderland and woodland creatures.

  • Gifted and talented: is your child a sporting star?

    Sports are important for kids' health, wellbeing and development. But what to do if your child is a genius on the sporting pitch? Here, Michael Connolly, the head teacher at Cranmore School, gives his thoughts.

  • And they’re racing… at Lingfield Park

    Heading to the races at Lingfield Park on Good Friday? Here are six things you didn't know about Europe's richest All-weather Champions Finals Day.

  • TASIS – The American School in England, Thorpe

    Set on a sprawling campus in Thorpe, Surrey, this American and international school has super welcoming feel and a great sense of community. Impressive results, too - across the board.

  • Frensham Heights School, near Farnham

    A modern and forward-thinking school near Farnham offering a child-centred, holistic education where individuality is celebrated. Impressed!

  • Easter holiday guide

    Looking for ideas to keep the kids entertained this Easter? You're in luck - here are 35 cool things to do with kids.

  • Like kids in a candy shop

    We came, we made candy, and we left on a high. And it had nothing to do with the sugar. The workshops at Spun Candy are loads of fun for all ages.

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