There hasn’t been a better time to study at a UK boarding school than now. Today’s discerning and demanding parents have come to realise that boarding schools have on offer standards and reputations that surpasses expectations; providing an environment where each child can thrive socially and academically and become independent.
For prospective students, the British boarding school offers them a well-rounded experience— a rich cosmopolitan environment that affords them the chance of learning about different cultures, a variety of extra-curricular and sporting activities to cover the breadth of interests and opportunity to build long-lasting friendships with kids from around the globe which can be a huge head start as the world becomes a global village.
The home away from home experience
Guardian Angels ensures the transition from home to school is seamless. From our pick up and drop off service, 24 hour call line, to your very own dedicated accounts manager. We ensure the settling in process is a pleasant and enjoyable one.
There are also dedicated, well trained and friendly house parents who are always on hand to look after the well-being and welfare of each child. This companionship, in addition to the busy life outside the classroom as well as within it and the guardianship service helps a child acclimatise and easily survive the early days of boarding school.
Peace of mind for Parents
It is good to state that most parents are recognizing that UK education for their children is the way forward as it offers numerous benefits. The challenge however is the distance from home for some or the concern around how to reach their child in an emergency.
Some parent might think it daunting to consider their children away from home studying in the UK and there are a variety of organisations that can help with the process of finding the right school through to providing guardianship services to support your child’s needs whilst in school
At Guardian Angels –
Parents are assured that their child is well looked after by professional, qualified and caring staff whether they have friends or relatives in the UK or not.
Your child is well engaged during the school holidays or midterm and placed with suitable, vetted host families. This goes a long way to assuage the concern a parent might have regarding travels back home during short breaks and reduce parental concerns.
Representation of parents at PTA meetings and attending to even the smallest details of your child’s needs, like – getting a mobile phone, sending them a card on their birthday, taking them to dental appointments, etc.
Depending on whether or not a student decides to go on further study, UK education is one of the best starts in life one could have. Pupils in boarding schools develop an uncommon capacity for self-reliance and resilience and are able to thrive in any environment they find themselves in. It is instructive to mention that many UK boarding schools have strong links with universities, both in the UK and abroad and most pupils proceed to top universities of their choice as a result.