Camberley Schools

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Camberley Schools

Each year parents of kids needing to go to a Camberley school in Surrey for the first time, or moving up to a new school or college are having to make tough decisions on their child's impending schooling requirements. Which school in Camberley should I situate my son/daughter? It's a testing choice to make as it can have a profound positive/negative end product on how your child develops throughout childhood and as a result a colossal consequence on that son/daughter as he or she passes into later life.

So how do you decide upon a specific school from the Camberley vicinity?

  • Now and then it is effortless if your offspring already has a sibling or siblings who will be at the school when your other child starts or grown-up siblings in the past attended the school.
  • Your proximity to the school.
  • You or your child has a disability. You may well require to send your child to a specialised school to cater for your child.
  • Religious Schools
  • Your offspring attended a linked nursery/primary/secondary school.
  • Entrance exam or selection test (grammar schools and some others choose a fraction of their pupils on intellectual ability)
  • Assessment or interview (if the school awards a certain number of spaces on the basis of aptitude for selected subjects)

On the whole most parents decisions are based on the excellence of the school and the propinquity of the school to your home or work location, if it is easy to drop your offspring off in the mornings for example.

On the surface of things - the quality of a school is frequently determined by results which are published each and every year in all of the standard newspapers. It's a simple matter of comparing one schools results next to one another from the Camberley area. Of course as everybody knows statistics are generally flawed to some degree or other. Kids results for a particular school may be twisted for lots of different reasons

  • Class of intake to the school
  • Several Exam boards
  • Expulsions to school
  • Quality of Teaching
  • Type of School
  • Social impact of surrounding area
  • Over/Under subscribed

So there are in fact lots of variables that can increase/decrease a schools results.

Ofsted is an bureaucratic body which writes reports on schools in the Camberley area as well as the rest of the UK. In a nutshell these reports will disclose how the school is doing, as well as showing that the school is improving or not. Take into account your son/daughter is liable to attend a Camberley Primary or Camberley Secondary school for quite a few years, so it is important to identify if a school is improving or not.

Via a schools formal reports and results is a good early mode of weeding out the wheat from the chaff, after that it's imperative you go and drop in on the potential new school on their open day. This is a fantastic route to find out more about the schools policies, its ethos and it will also permit you to put questions directly to the head of the school.