Bognor Regis Schools

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Bognor Regis Schools

Each year parents of children requiring to go to a Bognor Regis school in West Sussex for the first time, or moving up to a new school or college are having to make tough decisions on the subject of their child's forthcoming schooling needs. Which school in Bognor Regis should I put my child? It's a testing decision to make as it can have a profound positive/negative effect on how your child develops throughout childhood and therefore a huge effect on that offspring as he or she passes into adulthood and thereafter.

So how do you opt for a unique school from the Bognor Regis region?

  • On occasion it is easy if your son/daughter already has a sibling or siblings who will be at the school when your other child starts or grown-up siblings before attended the school.
  • Your closeness to the school.
  • You or your child has a special education needs. You may possibly require to send your offspring to a specialised school to look after your offspring.
  • Faith Schools
  • Your son/daughter went to a linked nursery/primary/secondary school.
  • Entry exam or selection test (grammar schools and some others go for a percentage of their pupils on scholarly ability)
  • Assessment or audition (if the school awards a precise number of places on the basis of aptitude for certain subjects)

On the whole most parents decisions are based on the quality of the school and the nearness of the school to your locality or work location, if it is easy to drop your child off in the mornings for example.

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

  • Quality of intake to the school
  • Separate Examination 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 legitimate body which writes reports on schools in the Bognor Regis area as well as the rest of the UK. In a nutshell these reports will express how the school is doing, as well as showing that the school is improving or not. Take into account your child is liable to attend a Bognor Regis Primary or Bognor Regis Secondary school for some years, so it is imperative to know if a school is on the way up or down.

By a schools formal reports and results is a useful initial mode of weeding out the wheat from the chaff, after that it's vital you go and visit the potential new school on their open day. This is a fantastic tactic to find out more about the schools policies, its ethos and it will also allow you to put questions straight to the head of the school.