Roedean School, today one of the most famous and prestigious boarding schools for girls, was founded in 1885 by the sisters Lawrence. At first, only 10 schoolchildren were trained in it (6 on a paid basis and 4 at the expense of the institution): in 1898-1920 she was managed by the sisters, and then passed under the management of the educational council and became public.
The Roedean School is at the top of a large cliff (a total of 40 acres) and offers a stunning view of the sea. This place east of Brighton: you can get to the city by train in just 15 minutes, and the road to London will take about an hour and a half.
The main specialization of Roedean School can be called natural science - many graduates become students of medical universities and faculties, enter the most prestigious and rating universities, including Oxford and Cambridge . Also strongly teaching in the fields of the exact and human sciences.
According to the statistics of the school, in 2012 the students received points from A * to B by GCSE (84%), 80% of students passed the A-level exams to high scores A *, A and B.
At this stage of training, much attention is paid to instilling in the schoolgirls a desire for new knowledge, perseverance and attention, ambitiousness and responsibility. The main subjects studied in grades 7-9 are included in the following list:
The main goal of the 10-11th grade is to provide the students with the opportunity to make the right choice: what subjects will they study in order to pass the compulsory GCSE exam (certificate of secondary education). Mandatory subjects that all students attend include mathematics, English and literature, history and geography. Additional optional items can be selected from a fairly extensive list:
Six Form (A-level) is designed for 2 years of study: in the first 4 selected disciplines are studied, in the second year there are only 3, and exams are passed on them. Choose items from a fairly extensive list:
Junior students occupy rooms for 2-4 people, and high school students (12-13 class) live in private bedrooms. Shower and amenities in sufficient quantities are located on the floors. Most recently, the residence was a major repair and reorganization, arranged multimedia centers and other modern technical innovations.
Meals are also organized according to the principle of a full board in a spacious common dining room. Roedean School follows the principle of 80/20 - 80% of healthy, healthy food and 20% of treats and sweets. Separately provided meals for Muslim women, vegetarians, representatives of the Jewish faith.
Each girl has her own class teacher: he is responsible for her safe and comfortable living, academic achievements, involvement in extracurricular and creative activities. Parents can at any time turn to the school staff for advice, advice, cope with the status and success of their child.
The sports development of pupils is paid much attention. In free time, girls can try themselves in a variety of sports and outdoor activities:
The Roedean School teams constantly participate in various competitions and competitions, win and win prizes, showing excellent results and a high level of sports training.
There will be something to do and creatively gifted girls. Music and dance studios, a ballet class, a theater workshop and 30 clubs and interest clubs work for them, each of them will be able to choose an occupation to taste and fully demonstrate their abilities. Many girls attend riding lessons at the Albourne Riding School (it is not far from the campus): classes are held on Saturdays; You can also ride a horse in the sports center. In high school students (the Six Form program), riding is included in the compulsory sports and physical education program.
Roedean School pays close attention to the out-of-class development of pupils, their active and productive leisure and leisure, the education of valuable social qualities: independence, leadership, diligence and perseverance, responsibility, teamwork and efficient distribution of their own time. Every year a major Theater Festival is held, shows and parties are constantly organized, performances, talent contests and sports games.
Girls 13 years and older can compete for the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme: bronze, silver or gold. It provides for 4 controversial stages:
Every week, exciting and educational trips are organized to other cities and even to other countries.
136 among 348 private schools based on A-level results (The Daily Telegraph, 2012).
The total area of the territory is 40 acres: here everything is equipped for effective teaching, comfortable living and active recreation. The main building combines a majestic, antique appearance and modern functionality: there are spacious classrooms, ballet studios, music classes, sports facilities and a large outdoor sports complex, as well as its own concert hall.
From the sports infrastructure on the campus there are also squash and tennis courts, a spacious indoor pool, a golf course, a variety of grounds for individual classes and group, team games.
The academic year is divided into traditional trimesters alternating with vacations for students' rest:
The cost of one trimester of study is:
Please note that there are some surcharges and fees not included in the program's main cost:
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