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Parent's Review of Bolitho School in Penzance, UK

What is the name of your child's school? (Please report on one school per survey.)

Bolitho School

In what town or city is this school located?

Penzance

How would you describe this school? (i.e. American, British, International, Local, etc.)

British

What grade levels are represented at this school?

3-18

How do most children get to school everyday? (bus, train, walk, etc.)

Walk/minibus/car

How would you describe the facilities at this school? What extra-curricular activities are available?

Very good. Excellent classrooms (roomy and bright). 6th from centre very up to date in technology and facilities.

Lots of drama, music, sport on offer as well as many out of school excursions and trips.

What has this school done to help your child transition from the curriculum in your home country into the curriculum in your new country? Are there programs to prepare your child for repatriation?

Teachers work very closely to make sure pupils catch up or extended - admission is based on whether a pupil will thrive not just academically, but in all areas of school life.

How would you describe the social activities available for parents through this school? Are there parent-teacher organizations?

Very good. Parents are very supportive and give a lot of time and effort to the school. Good partnership.

What advice would you give to someone considering enrolling their child in this school?

This is a small school that is able to get excellent grades at external examinations, as well as doing really well outside the classroom. Good pastoral care, and no-one is able to slip through the net.

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