Category: Senior School

International pupils shine in latest IELTS exams.

20th April 20

Dover College is thrilled to share the results of the recent IELTS exam with all pupils exceeding all expectations. Upper 6th pupils Lou, Khodani, Ethan and Bekas all scored a level 6 or higher. A level 6 being the level required by British universities to study an undergraduate or postgraduate course. However, the icing on…

PUPILS CELEBRATE WORLD BOOK DAY

5th March 20

In a fantastically colourful celebration of children’s literature and their authors but perhaps more importantly reading, the pupils in the Prep School dressed up as their favourite book characters. As part of the national World Book Day celebrations encouraging children of all ages to share stories and promote reading for pleasure pupils relished the opportunity…

A VIEW FROM THE CLOSE NO 163

10th February 20

Dear Parents and Guardians, I am very grateful to all the parents who completed the ISI Parent Survey last week. The feedback has been extremely helpful, and although we did not receive the comments, we have been given the data, which I will share with everyone in due course after the management team have drilled…

DOVER COLLEGE – THINKING DIFFERENTLY ABOUT POST 16 EDUCATION

22nd January 20

Dover College is proud of its extensive Sixth Form provision offering its pupils two pathways – the A Level+ focusing on highly academic subjects and the BTEC driven Careers Programme offering more vocational subjects. Dover College is leading the way and will be one of the very few independent schools ensuring that our pupils will…

A VIEW FROM THE CLOSE NO 151

4th October 19

Dear Parents and Guardians, I waved off a minibus of happy and excited U14 footballers this morning who are going to Antwerp for their tour. I hope that they bring back some silverware! It has been another busy week, and last Saturday we had a very successful Open Day. I am grateful to the pupils…

A VIEW FROM THE CLOSE NO. 150

27th September 19

We prepare for Open Day tomorrow with nearly 90 visitors booked in to see the school. This is wonderful news, and I am delighted that so many people want to come and visit the school and learn more about our provision. I am very grateful to parents for contacting their local MP concerning the decision…

Non-Perfect Dad Event Supports Parents

14th February 19

For those parents who spend their weekends standing on the side of a football, rugby or cricket pitch. Or driving to the latest gymnastics or swimming competition, we all want our children to enjoy participating in their chosen sport, and as parents we want to support them in the best way. Richard Shorter (Non-Perfect Dad)…