Category: Education in the News

Labour and Independent Schools

9 July 2019

Following media reports of moves by Labour activists to introduce a more punitive approach to the independent sector, HMC Executive Director Mike Buchanan said: “It would be a shame for this issue to be a… Find out more

Independent school attendance figures

28 June 2019

Commenting on new Department for Education figures that show a small drop in the numbers attending independent schools (1,910 fewer than in 2015), HMC Executive Director Mike Buchanan said: “The figures show… Find out more

New Head at Christ’s Hospital 2017

19 December 2016

The Board of School Governors is delighted to announce that Mr Simon Reid, currently Principal of Gordonstoun School, will succeed John Franklin on his retirement as Head Master of Christ’s… Find out more

Wellbeing Creates Healthy Pupils For Life

6 November 2016

In a blog, 05.11.16, Henry Price Headmaster of Wellington School in Somerset writes: with Sport and Wellbeing – everyone can go to the Ball. A recent study by the All-Party Parliamentary Group… Find out more

Tatler Guide to School Bursaries

2 August 2016

Tatler, 01.08.16, give the lowdown on the bursaries offered at schools featured in the Tatler Schools Guide 2016. Several HMC schools feature. Read more © Tatler