Over the years we’ve built up a wide network of reliable partner organisations which can help in cases which fall outside our own remit:
Private boarding and state high schools in USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand
My Study Choice (Schools in Canada, Australia and New Zealand)
MyStudyChoice is an independent and free platform for students and their parents who want to find information on high school student exchanges and get professional help in the planning of their year abroad. The datebase covers schools in Canada, New Zealand and Australia.
SSB Nottebohm (Boarding schools in USA & Canada)
SSB Nottebohm has a small team of professional educational consultants who give personalised guidance on high school placements in private boarding schools in USA and Canada.
University and career guidance and testing
The University Guys
We have known David Hawkins, Founder and CEO of The University Guys, for many years since he was a history teacher and Careers Counsellor at one of our boarding schools. He now offers excellent advice and support in applications for British, Canadian, European and US universities.
Harvard Student Agencies Tutoring
Founded in 2006, HSA Tutoring is a non-profit educational division of Harvard Student Agencies. Its mission is to provide high-quality education services to students in the Boston area and beyond at the most affordable prices.
Project Access is a non profit network of students at Britain's top universities who offer free advice and support to apply to the best universities if the country.
Marie-Louise Banning leads a team of consultants with specialism in applications to high ranking universities worldwide including the UK, USA and EU. She also offers highly respected training in portfolio development for students who wish to follow a career in Art and Design. We have known Marie-Louise for many years, since she was previously Principal of an IB school in Canterbury.
Insight Education is an organization in the field of academic mentoring, supporting students around the world into their aspired universities. Its methods replicate Oxford and Cambridge learning (with tutors who studied at these universities) for students in GCSE, A-Level and IB studies. IE teaches students critical thinking and creative problem-solving techniques and develops emotional intelligence. Insight Education also provides supportive mentoring for students who wish to prepare for English school entrance exams.
Struss & Claussen Personal Development
Struss & Claussen Personal Development is one of the leading career consultancies in Germany. Their counseling approach combines career advice with an analysis of the student's personality, which together form a plan for the future that focuses on personal and professional satisfaction. Clients receive specific tips on educational paths in country and abroad, universities, institutions, industries and job profiles.
www.strussundclaussen.de (English website)
planZ - Studienberatung
Since 2005 planZ – Studienberatung has been paving the way for students to pursue the degree of their dreams at a German university. Their range of services covers professional aptitude diagnostics, comprehensive counselling and thorough research of degree courses which results in an individual and realistic strategy to gain a place at university.
International transfer of school fees
There are a number of financial service providers who have developed internet based solutions for a quick and easy transfer of school fees to the United Kingdom. Examples are:
Holmes & Partners
Holmes & Partners Ltd specialises in assisting students and their families with visa applications to independent schools in the United Kingdom. We proactively work in close partnership with our clients to ensure consistency and quality of service is maintained throughout. Our full end-to-end visa application service include checking and advising on documents in terms of visa compliance, drafting forms, preparing applications, booking appointments, uploading documents to visa application centre portals, liaise with Home Office and other stakeholders on your behalf and coordinate approval of applications.