AIMS OF BOARDING

  • To provide a secure, caring environment where each boarder receives the attention and support he/she needs.
  • To create an open and trusting atmosphere where each boarder learns to value truth and respect for others.
  • To make boarders feel the same confidence and comfort, as far as possible, as they do at home.
  • To provide the opportunities for each boarder to develop his/her intellectual talents.
  • To provide opportunities for each boarder to develop physically, socially, culturally, morally and spiritually.
  • To develop boarders’ qualities of leadership, ability to work as part of a team and self-responsibility.
  • To encourage boarders to integrate fully with day students in the life of the school.
  • To safeguard and promote the welfare of each boarder, by providing an environment that is, as far as possible, free from physical hazards and dangers.
  • To provide accommodation which is comfortable and suited to the needs of boarders, according to age and maturity, and which provides adequate levels of privacy.
  • To encourage links with parents in the support and development of their son/daughter as a boarder.