All students at James Hope are boarders. This enables the school to deliver extended classes and an enviable range of extra-curricula activities.
What is the average class size
Where possible it is intended that classes will not exceed 22 students to one teacher.
What is the maximum number of students at James Hope?
We are still expanding our roll (student numbers) as a school. However, the maximum size for every Year is 40 students.
What security arrangements are in place to keep students safe?
Detailed security plans and contingencies have been put in place. You can gain a better insight into security at James Hope College during the interview stage with the Principal. As you can appreciate, discretion is key to maintaining proficient security arrangements.
We constantly review our security and safety arrangements and the Head of Security reports directly to the Principal to ensure actions in relation to security or health & safety are expediently handled. Overall, students are continually trained and reminded of security measures within their ambit.
How does James Hope ensure discipline?
Our Discipline Policy, is available on request. Our approach to discipline is predicated on mutual respect irrespective of age or status. Where students fall foul of the rules commensurate sanctions and restorative justice tactics will be applied in all situations.