We don’t do SATs – why this is now more important than ever

SATs and their value to primary education is a point of ongoing debate for teachers and parents alike. Mrs Barclay,…

Learning Music Boosts Wellbeing and Classroom Performance

At The Elms, achieving balance is an important aspect of the learning journey. Supporting pupils in their creative pursuits and…

Primary school children learning how to maintain a wild garden using hand tools at The Elms Nursery and Junior School
A Leadership Programme with a Difference

Every child has what it takes to become a leader. Head of The Elms Mrs Potter explains how the school’s…

Strong Sports Partnerships

Trent College is once again a proud sponsor of the first team kit for national champions Beeston Hockey Club. As…

Primary school boy wearing a judo suit and performing a high leg kick
Pupils Get Active With After School Clubs

Our after school clubs programme covers a wider range of choices for both infant and junior school children. Pupils have…

Pre-school child with counting activity inside a classroom
20 Summer Holiday Activities – Keep Learning Going

Maintaining a routine during the summer holidays is a challenge for any parent, but daily activities at home can be…

Two primary school children sat on the floor together playing with counters
How to Prepare for Reception

The journey from Pre-School to Reception is an exciting time for children and their parents alike. There are many ways…

Male sixth form student staking canes on an allotment plot
Trent College students help make a difference

As a school community, we are committed to making a positive impact in the wider world. All Year 11 and…

sixth form boy sat on a bed in a bedroom
Why now is the time to consider boarding

As we gradually start to move out of lockdown many are considering what the ‘new normal’ will be for themselves…