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What to look for at a School Open Day

26th January 2024

Choosing the right school for your child is a significant decision that requires substantial research. School open events offer an invaluable opportunity to explore the environment, meet educators, and gain…

Our Education Dictionary

23rd November 2023

Education Dictionary for Parents and Guardians As you navigate your child’s education, you will likely encounter complex language, specialist terms, and one too many acronyms! As parents and guardians, you…

Why Choose LAMDA?

15th November 2023

As we stand of the brink of our first LAMDA examinations of the 2023/24 academic year, I’m reflecting on what the children have learnt and the benefits of our lessons….

The Importance and Benefits of Character Education

2nd November 2023

The measures of a quality education extend far beyond academic attainment and exam results. However, many parents and schools often neglect Character Education as a vital part of a child’s…

Preparing for Senior School

11th September 2023

As we begin a new academic year, pupils in Year 8 will be heading into the final year of their preparatory school journey and will be looking ahead to joining…

The Importance and Benefits of Phonics

13th June 2023

Reading and writing are fundamental skills that are crucial for children’s success in school and beyond. What can be done to accelerate a child’s development? What is Phonics? Phonics is…

What’s Different In A Prep School?

21st February 2023

Many of us will be familiar with the term ‘Preparatory school’, but what exactly is a prep school and how do children benefit? What is a Prep school? Traditionally, Preparatory…

The Importance Of Your Child’s First Three Years At School

31st January 2023

The quality of a child’s education undoubtedly has a lasting impact on the rest of their life. But how important are their first three years at school? A child’s early…

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Summer Camp

Our Summer Camp is perfect for children between the ages of 4 – 14, and offers an action-packed adventure week, utilising our whole school site and facilities, including our indoor swimming pool.  Our very own dedicated OPS staff team will be on hand to inspire all our children and ensure they are always supported with everything they need throughout the week.

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