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Gearing up for 11+? Here's a no nonsense perspective from Putney High's Headmistress
BY SUZIE LONGSTAFF
As the evenings begin to darken so, it seems, does the mood around the school gates. As a mother of two young daughters, I know how important it is to make the right school choice for your child hence I was more than happy to help when Nana Coles asked me to write this article for Knightsbridge Village. I am fortunate to be an insider in the process as Headmistress at Putney High School, a selective independent girls’ day school, and I want to reassure parents that the best way to approach the 11+ is pragmatically, avoiding the rumours and getting the facts. Here is a four step guide to ensure you and your child take that exciting next step with confidence....