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Putting your child in the spotlight

Discover the unprecedented advantages of attending international editions of school shows, where parents can directly interact with admissions...

5 months ago
Visiting the international editions of the Boarding Schools Shows, offers parents unparalleled access to admissions directors in leading schools, providing a unique opportunity for parents to engage directly with decision-makers – an opportunity rarely available to parents in the UK.

The process of interacting directly with admissions directors and decision-makers at leading schools can be challenging or even impossible for UK-based parents. However, #schoolsshow visitors facilitate direct communication between parents and school representatives, including the senior admissions directors.

Here’s how attending these international events can offer unparalleled access to admissions directors:
  • Direct Engagement: The events organised by provide a platform for parents to directly engage with admissions directors from leading schools. Unlike the traditional admissions process where communication may be mediated through administrative staff or online portals, or limited to Open Days with hundreds of prospective candidates, these events offer face-to-face interactions, allowing parents to ask questions, discuss concerns, and gain insights directly from the decision-makers themselves.
  • Personalised Guidance: Speaking directly with admissions directors enables parents to receive personalised guidance tailored to their child’s needs and aspirations. Admissions directors can offer valuable insights into the school’s ethos, academic programs, extracurricular offerings, and admission requirements, helping parents make informed decisions that align with their family’s educational goals.
  • Clarity and Transparency: Interacting with admissions directors fosters transparency and clarity throughout the admissions process. Parents can seek clarification on admissions criteria, application procedures, deadlines, and any other pertinent information, ensuring they have a comprehensive understanding of what the school entails and what is expected of prospective students.
  • Building Relationships: Establishing a direct line of communication with admissions directors allows parents to build relationships with key stakeholders within the school community. These relationships can be instrumental in navigating the admissions process, advocating for their child’s candidacy, and fostering a sense of connection and belonging within the school community from the outset.
  • Access to Insider Insights: Admissions directors possess insider insights into the school’s culture, values, and educational philosophy. By engaging directly with these decision-makers, parents can gain a deeper understanding of what sets each school apart and how it aligns with their child’s personality, interests, and learning style.
  • Maximising Opportunities: Attending international editions of maximises opportunities for parents to explore a diverse range of educational options. With admissions directors representing leading schools from different regions and educational systems, parents can gain exposure to a wide spectrum of academic programs, teaching methodologies, and extracurricular activities, empowering them to make well-informed decisions about their child’s education.

In summary, the international editions of  offer an invaluable platform for parents to connect directly with admissions directors at leading schools, providing unparalleled access to decision-makers and fostering transparency, personalised guidance, relationship-building, insider insights, and opportunities for exploring diverse educational options.

This direct engagement enhances the admissions process, empowers parents to make informed decisions, and lays the foundation for a successful educational journey for their children.


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