The Benefits of House Systems in Schools

*Collaborative Post* House systems within schools are an element of excellent pastoral care and a conventional characteristic of British schools. Traditionally, a “House” referred to a boarding house and the system was usually associated with the more reputable English schools, but nowadays they are popular in Government-funded day schools, as well as private day and boarding schools. Houses are a way of dividing pupils into groups, creating smaller communities within the wider whole, while promoting healthy competition amongst pupils. Each {Read More}