How to get your child active and improve their wellbeing

In order for children to stay healthy, professionals recommend that they participate in a minimum of 30 minutes of moderate intensity physical activity every day. Physical activity has benefits at every age – here are some of the advantages of regular exercise for children:

Improves brain function

Research indicates that regular exercise can increase the size of the hippocampus, an area of the brain that focuses on learning and memory.

Which educational apps can help learning?

It’s no surprise to hear that children today benefit from access to technology and software and that this has revolutionised education. However, the challenge in this highly digitised world is that there are far too many options to choose from. With over 80,000 apps listed as ‘educational’ in Apple’s App Store alone, it’s a minefield for parents to know which educational apps can help learning.

SCHOLARSHIPS and BURSARIES

The School is now inviting applications for scholarships and bursaries for entry in 2020; a limited number can be made available for entry in the current year

Scholarships are available for students who show significant ability in the following areas:

Academic Achievement, Expressive Arts, Sport, General Excellence

Bursaries are also available for students whose family’s financial circumstances would make it impossible for them to attend the School without some assistance