Live Our Dreams is dedicated to help Chinese parents who wish to give their children a world-class education at one of the top UK’s independent boarding schools.
We provide the following advisory services to Chinese parents:
1) Recommend favorable boarding schools based on parent’s aims, objectives and requirements, as well as their child’s individual abilities, interests and needs, such as special interest or particular talent in sport/music/drama/art, etc.
2) Advice on school’s academic portfolio, such as:
- Entry requirements and chances of obtaining a place;
- Numbers of full boarders and percentage of international pupils;
- School curriculum and extracurricular activities;
- Academic results for the past three years;
- School’s strengths and successes;
- Teaching approach on core subjects – English, sciences, mathematics, modern languages, and information and communication technology (ICT);
- Rules and regulations;
- Boarding life and pastoral care, including how good the catering is and what medical arrangements the school have in place, etc.
3) To arrange school visiting if parents are able to travel to the UK to tour schools on their shortlist, and meet with the headmaster / headmistress, a boarding housemaster / housemistress and pupils at the school for impression and first-hand experience.
4) With parent’s authorisation, compile and translate all compulsory application and supporting documents.
5) Apply on behalf of the parents to the most suitable and favorable UK independent schools for their child.
6) Apply on behalf of the parents to the UK Boarder Agency for their child’s Tier 4 (child) student visa.
7) Act as legal guardian in the UK for their child, and be here as parent’s eyes, extended arms and first contact point for their child studying and boarding in the UK.
Parents may like to learn more about British education system, how it is different from Chinese education and the access points for Chinese children into British education before making any application. Click the links for details and also check it out below for available school programmes and what other education services we provide.