Keeping the Curriculum Relevant

Keeping the Curriculum Relevant

While there are many different curriculums available, the underlying principles are the same – the curriculum is designed to prepare children to live and work in an uncertain future. As such, teaching will provide children with a wide range of skills and a depth...
CAS activities

CAS activities

Children come to school to learn so many things to help them to prepare for their future. We can put these into three categories – children learn skills, knowledge and attitudes. Naturally, a significant amount of learning takes place in the classrooms – but – through...
The importance of school lunches

The importance of school lunches

Research shows what every parent knows – children learn better and are more focused and alert when they have slept well and have been eating healthily. This includes having a proper breakfast before school. At The Aquila School, we are pleased to be working in...
Improving your child’s English

Improving your child’s English

Lots of families we meet are concerned about their child’s level of English and how they will cope in an English speaking school.  This is a concern that families have all over the world, even in the UK! We know that children are very adaptable and pick things up very...

Developing a love of reading

At The Aquila School we want every child to develop a love of reading and love coming to school. It goes without saying that learning to read is an essential life skill needed for education, the workplace and being able to survive on a day to day basis. Have you ever...