• Highest Quality Learning

    Regular investment in our facilities helps improve the learning experience for all.

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  • Nord Anglia Education

    Through Nord Anglia University our teaching staff maintain the highest standards of a rigorous British education.

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  • Student Aspirations

    We aim for all our students to become 'Global Learners, Aspiring Leaders.'

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  • Global Opportunities

    We are a truly international school with students attending from over 50 different countries

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  • Admissions are open

    We operate an open admissions policy because we believe that given the right learning environment every child can grow and thrive to be an outstanding success in life.

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  • Any questions?

    We have a dedicated team waiting to hear from you and support with your transition to the School.

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  • Connect

    Through our Connect section you can find out the latest from our school and from other schools in the Nord Anglia Education global family.

  • Be Ambitious

    The British School, Warsaw has been running the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme since 2001. It is the best course to follow for entry to the best universities, worldwide.

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Homework

"Homework is an opportunity for students to learn and for parents to be involved in their children’s education. A parent’s interest can spark enthusiasm in a child and help teach the most important lesson of all, that learning can be fun and is well worth the effort,” Department for Children, Schools and Families, U.K.

Homework starts in a small way in our Reception year with word recognition and describing picture books. By the time a student is in Year 6 they are given a balanced amount of homework that incorporates the core subjects, as well as reading and spellings. As students move up through the school, the time spent on homework will increase to reflect the growing demands of the curriculum and importance of assignments, particularly where study for external examinations are concerned.

We encourage the link between home and school and ensure that our homework policy strikes a balance between study and relaxation time. However, we know that children who spend more time on homework do better in school, on average, than others who spend little time, and that the academic benefits increase as children move into the final years of their education.

Furthermore, homework is of great value in building upon what has been learnt in school. We know that good assignments, completed successfully, can help children develop a good work ethic, learn to work independently and improve vital skills such as research and organisation – as well as the ability to keep to deadlines.  In addition homework can help parents learn about their child’s education and encourage communication, both with their child and the school. It can also help nurture a lifelong love of learning.

There are many other important ways that parents can help their children learn. Parents can encourage children to spend more leisure time reading rather than watching television. They can talk with their children and communicate positive behaviours, values and character traits. They can keep in touch with the school, express high expectations to their children and encourage their efforts to achieve. Finally, parents are able to provide the correct environment for their child to carry out their work, both in terms of the proper resourcing for any studies and by creating the right atmosphere, free from distractions such as noise and interruptions.

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