February 2018

Tips to Combat Homesickness for Boarders

Tips to Combat Homesickness for Boarders

Making the choice to send your child to boarding school is often a very difficult decision for parents, but one made with their best interests...

28 Feb 2018 - 8:15 AM
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How to beat procrastination and improve productivity

How to beat procrastination and improve productivity

“I’ll do it tomorrow.”   This is an overused phrase we’re all guilty of saying and one we often hear from our...

27 Feb 2018 - 9:43 AM
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Take the Plunge...Swimming for Competition and Fitness

Take the Plunge...Swimming for Competition and Fitness

We all know about the benefits of swimming.  From burning calories and improving our cardiovascular health to strengthening our core body...

23 Feb 2018 - 2:53 PM
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Cyber Safety and Device Management for our Teens

Cyber Safety and Device Management for our Teens

This week I want to again focus on the use of electronic devices and also the importance of vigilant behaviour when on-line.  Cyber...

19 Feb 2018 - 2:27 PM
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The 5 Benefits of Book Club!

The 5 Benefits of Book Club!

For those parents new to the Senior School, you might be interested to know that we run two Book Clubs for all students. Senior Book Club is...

18 Feb 2018 - 12:29 AM
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Teaching our children how to use the Internet

Teaching our children how to use the Internet

Congratulations...your child can now drive a car. This is amazing. We can send them up to the shops, they can drive themselves to school, we...

14 Feb 2018 - 4:40 PM
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Packing a Healthy Lunch

Packing a Healthy Lunch

I have always been interested in healthy eating, so I was very happy to be asked to write about packing a good school lunch.It wasn’t...

12 Feb 2018 - 1:52 PM
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Getting ready for school: morning routines that work!

Getting ready for school: morning routines that work!

I am finding that getting old is, generally, a miserable process.  I have, however, found one advantage of getting old.  The...

7 Feb 2018 - 2:50 PM
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