How do I find the best school for my child?
Choosing a school for your child is an important decision.
You would not decide on a house without going to see it first, therefore you should invest the same care and attention to finding the right school for your child.
The only way to know if it is the best school for your child is to do your research, look and compare school website, social media and most importantly…visit a few schools in the local area!
By visiting a school, you can get an idea of the teaching style, you can find out what your child will be learning, you can see the facilities and meet the staff. This helps to create a feeling of whether you think your child would be happy at the school.
The right school can make all the difference to their education and personal development.
If all the schools near you are good and have similar progress and attainment outcomes, how do you decide which school to apply for?
All schools should have children at the heart of all they do, offer a safe nurturing environment and deliver a high-quality education.
So, what makes each school different and how do you know if it’s the right school for your child?
Visit our list of what to consider when choosing a school for my child.
Useful to know…You may not be offered your preferred school, so it is essential that you visit a few schools in your local area.