How do I find out what schools are available around Chippenham?
There are some frighteningly frank websites for you to choose from. The Government one is compare-school-performance.service.gov.uk
. You simply enter your location, perhaps Chippenham, or another location and select primary schools or secondary schools. All the information parents need all there in percentages!
You could also try the paid for websites like www.schoolguide.co.uk
. This one is quite cheap and you can pay monthly.
This is of course just the very first stage in selecting a school. You will to need see the videos on this page before even thinking of visiting the shortlist of schools on your list.How do I find the state school catchment area in or around Your Local?
If you just need to know your school catchment area try www.admissionsday.co.uk
.If you are looking for exhaustive information on the schools as well go to www.goodschoolsguide.co.ukHow do I find out how good a school is?
You will absolutely have to visit the school. However, do look at the video below. For armed is to be fore warned!Nursery SchoolsWhat's the difference between nursery and preschool?
Preschools usually work around a formal curriculum and trained teachers - making them a little more expensive! Nursery schools are usually a more relaxed learning environment and more flexible enrolment terms. They are also cheaper and vary greatly.
What age is a preschooler? Ages up to 4 is considered preschooler with toddlers are 1 - 3 year old bracket. Basically 4-year-old are not 'toddling' around any more and so are no longer toddlers!
What does preschool mean? A preschool, or nursery school, is a pre-primary school, or play school for early childhood education. Preschool is for children before they begin compulsory education at primary school.
Is Pre K considered preschool? Pre K schools are pre-kindergartens.
This page should help you answer these school finding questions!