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Enlighten your children with St. Albans school

Thursday, January 7th, 2010

St. Albans School is one of the oldest schools in Europe. This school has been here for over thousand years and has been helping the people of this place to enrich their lives with education. This school is an independent day school and is a co-ed school. Boys can enter the school at the age of 11, 13, 16 and girls at the age of 16. There are about 770 students in total who are taught by about 70 teaching staff. This way the student teacher ratio is better. This school is located near St. Abbey church. This school is not a religious institution and encourages students from all religion.

The school is divided into three parts:  the lower section which has students between the age group of 7 to 8, the middle section with students between years 9 to 11 and the sixth form with students between 12 – 13. The school conducts examination at GCSE, AS and A2 levels. Career counseling is also given in this school. The school’s regularly updates its curriculum so that students are ahead with latest techniques. Subjects that are taught here are English, Mathematics, French, Science, History, Economics, Geography, Spanish, Latin and many more.

The sports complex helps students develop their physical health. All kinds of sports activities are encouraged here and students actively take part in sports. Teachers give extra classes too for students who need extra help with their subjects. Other extra curricular activities such as dance, drama, elocution are also encouraged and the staffs are very friendly and cooperative. Even though the school is very old the infrastructure is updated regularly and students get medical checkups too which is an important school activity.