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Bringing Learning to Life

A stimulating and challenging environment develops self-motivation, spirit and success.

Girls and boys learn differently, so specific girl-centred learning strategies, complemented by inspirational teaching, allows girls to flourish in and out of the classroom. The absence of boys enables our girls to take intellectual and physical risks, which nurtures confidence and self-belief during the formative years of 4 to 11.

Our teachers know how to engage girls in their learning. Girls are encouraged to explore, investigate, share ideas and work collaboratively and cooperatively because, after all, learning together is more fun!

Enjoyment is the key to our success. We believe that happy girls learn best. Our pupils develop a thirst for knowledge and a keen work ethic that equips them well for later life.

Learning extends beyond the classroom through educational visits or exploring the outdoors.

Our girls not only benefit from first-class teaching facilities but also from specialist teaching. Class sizes are usually around 20 girls, which allows us to devote time to each child and understand them fully. Praise and encouragement nurtures talent and confidence.

“Girls are absorbed in the adventure of learning, and classrooms buzz with activity.”