The curriculum is structured to ensure breadth, balance and coherence of studies. Of particular interest and importance is the aspect of boys’ motivation and we feel strongly that one of the most significant factors in motivating boys is to ensure that their learning is relevant to the outside world and has a broad context that will assist them in consolidating their learning.
The School aims to provide a stimulating and carefully structured environment for learning in which all boys are given a solid grounding in the important skills of literacy and numeracy and a stimulating and thought-provoking:
Religious Education integrates all of these studies, giving a sense of purpose of value in the Jesuit tradition which seeks “to find God in all things”
During the recent COVID-19 crisis, our online live-teaching programme, SJB Reach continued to take our boys through the curriculum and beyond.
Our school adapted rapidly to the new situation and embraced the changes which have driven an incredible amount of innovation in teaching and the wider curriculum.
Our ‘SJB Reach’ online teaching programme achieved a 94% approval rate with parents in our Middle School: "The school has done a great job of engaging with the boys and providing continuity of education under challenging circumstances." - Yr5 Parent.