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【Oh!爸媽】強調全人教育的名校 Uppingham School

相信對英國升學有興趣的家長同學們,對Uppingham School的名字都不會太陌生。曾經有家長問過:「Uppingham School成績不算非常傑出,A-Level A*-A約四成,何解你們英識總會推介這所學校?」答案很簡單:全人教育。


全人教育四字,可能你也聽得膩了。不過Uppingham School和一般學校在全人教育的approach上有所不同的,在於不是「做得到全人教育」,而是「做得好全人教育」。此話何解?我們從不同的aspects去剖析。

第一當然在於學術成績。2016年A-Level A*-A有44.9%、GCSE A*-A則有67.5%。相比起Badminton、Concord等學校稍為遜色。不過天使在細節,Uppingham School在不同學科上對同學的照顧十分全面。歷史、宗教、政治等學科深受同學喜愛;學校新建成的實驗室,讓同學更能善用科學堂的時間做實驗和寫報告。學校共提供了29個A-Level學科讓同學選擇,選擇之多是英國數一數二的。


其次就是活動。運動方面,Uppingham School當然有提供多種傳統寄宿學校的運動,而學校比較重視文化藝術方面的活動,例如音樂和演藝。音樂方面,引用Uppingham School家長的一句:「幾乎每所英國寄宿校都說自己的音樂出色,但Uppingham School的音樂真的是非常出色。」歌詠團、管弦樂團等都非常selective,訓練也極為嚴格。樂隊們年中也會巡迴英國和世界各地進行演出,實力達職業水平。


Uppingham School大部分同學都在學校中寄宿,日校學生只佔少數。英國The Good School Guide的編輯誠言,走進Uppingham 的宿舍,男生和女生們都好有個性,非常bright和有熱誠。學生予人感覺成熟而且對新事物和學習充滿好奇心。


總括而言,Uppingham School所強調的全人,並非單單是甚麼都要學,全天候發展才能這麼簡單。學校更重視的,是從多方面的活動中啟發同學對事物的好奇心,並藉此反倒提升他們的學習水平,令全人教育不止做得到,更要做得好。這種對知識的追求,是Uppingham School學生獨有的,也是英識教育的各位家長值得好好留意的地方。


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