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Dr Coomber’s Remarkable Reflections

I had a great first year at Academia. To my GP students this year, I hope you found the A level paper manageable. It wasn't an easy paper and the questions were tricky, but I hope you were able to answer the national borders and foreign aid questions based on

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The Story of Academia

This is the story of Academia; the story of our profound guiding philosophy. A story of how a carefully controlled learning environment, with the right guide to show you the way, can take you on a journey to a future that feels transcendental. Academic success is an important part of

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2018 Academia Year In Review

2018 was an inspiring year for all of us at Academia. It meant more than the remarkable examination results achieved by many. Some of you texted us immediately when you got your stellar results (literally, stellar 🤩), letting us know you were on your way to the school of your choice.

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Short Holiday Programmes for Uncommon Budding Minds

Preparatory Programmes Our preparatory programmes are short weekly courses to help ease the transition into new educational systems and curricula. So you can focus on enjoying the experience of a new environment and have time to smell the roses. Holiday Workshops Our holiday workshops are 3-day workshops designed to give

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June Holiday Programmes

This June, we invite your child to participate in a transformative experience. It is with immense pleasure that we at Academia announce our classic holiday programmes for aspirational students with their sights set on becoming global citizens. Your personal identity is bound up in the character-defining schools you attend and

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March Holiday Programmes

The most sophisticated March holiday English programmes. Designed with a difference. Our workshops combine essential writing practice, literary techniques, and personal feedback that channels expertise into your child's own learning process. All these elements come together to add that undefinable and intangible quality to your child’s personal portfolio - a

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2017 Annual Report

CONTEXT This year, Academia took in a large number of new students in the first quarter of the year, representing almost 30% of our total student population at its peak. Many of these students came to us because they were performing weakly and/or dissatisfied with their results after being at

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General Paper by Dr Neil Coomber x Academia

Real notes and essay plans, created by experts. Real writing, done in class, with detailed feedback and analysis. Real insights on what the Cambridge examiners are looking for. This is how we think it should be done. Introducing General Paper by Dr Neil Coomber x Academia. The most rigorous and

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Introduction to Secondary One Programme

Secondary English is a completely different beast from Primary school. The rules of the game change dramatically: the emphasis is now on deep language skills, a wide and insightful knowledge base, literary sensitivity, and most importantly - a sense of style when writing. The last element accounts for the bewildering

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Introduction to Primary One Programme

Our Introduction to Primary One programme has been running for a couple of years now and this year, we’ve kicked it up a notch, unifying a richly designed English and Mathematics curriculum into a 360° learning experience. Yes, our programme is now a perfectly pitched blend of both core subjects.

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End of Term 2 and Looking Ahead

We began the year by developing a plethora of resources, in addition to our worksheets, to ensure our students get the best possible start to their academic year. These resources incorporate learning techniques that we have designed from both pedagogical and student perspectives, giving your child as many options as

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June Jungle Gym

Children are naturally creative. It isn’t a lack of ideas that prevents students from writing well and becoming top-notch students. Rather, it is a lack of commitment to reifying their ideas through rigorous practice. In a world full of shiny technological distractions, we are constantly refining our formula for getting your

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