We hope that your child is enjoying Year 6. This is such an important year and we wish them every success. You will have made school choices for next year and we hope that your child is awarded their first choice. If you have decided to enter your child for Independent School Examinations in January 2017, you…Details
Our 11+ Mock Tests are booking up fast.
We are running GL, CEM and Medway mock tests throughout the summer months.
These tests are invaluable to calm nerves and give exam practice.
In the summer term of 2016, children in Year 2 and Year 6 will be the first to take the new SATs papers. These tests in English and mathematics will reflect the new National Curriculum, and are intended to be more thorough. There is also a completely new marking scheme to replace the existing national…Details
Some seven years ago we started developing our own eleven plus courses. Over the years the pattern of eleven plus testing has changed – but we have been able to keep up to date. Parents now use the new abbreviations of CEM and GL. Some similar questions, however, can appear in both examinations. Ten per…Details
Our aim, when children have lessons with us, is to try to help children to do better in their work at school and at home. Over the years we have had feedback from parents, teachers and head teachers that our work has had a positive impact. International studies (http://schoolinspections.eu/impact/home/the-project) have shown that an effective inspection…Details
In a discussion about the value and the need for the Eleven Plus examination with local parents, a range of comments were made on value and nature of Non Verbal Reasoning in life. Parents, teachers and Schools use the vehicle of non-verbal reasoning to teach about the increasing use of images and symbols in mass…Details
We have a team of dedicated Assistants who give so much to the children they work with. One of them is off to read law at one of the best universities. Solon (who lived many years B.C.) maintained: “Laws are like spiders’ webs which, if anything small falls into them they ensnare it, but large…Details
The SATs timetable. Good luck to all children concerned. May 2015 Date Levels Monday May 11 Levels 3-5 English Reading TestsLevel 6 English Reading Test Tuesday May 12 Levels 3-5 English grammar, spelling and punctuation testLevel 6 English grammar, spelling and punctuation test Wednesday May 13 Levels 3-5 Mental mathematics test and mathematics Paper 1(No…Details
Children feeling anxious with life and especially school is a frightening growing trend. What can we do for our children? How can we help them overcome every day stresses and strains? With too many choices in the world and so much pressure to make the right decision we need to guide our youngsters to become strong…Details