My daughter is in Essington pre-transition, but my younger half-brother goes there he is 13 and my older two brothers went there who are now in their late 20's ( they were some of the first students in the school). It's a great school but the list is MASSIVE especially in the early childhood years. I put this bub on the list when I was 6 months pregnant and same with DS. I have never heard of reports of bullying from Essington - and I know the cases they do have they come down very hard on them ( I know some of the staff). It can be Elitist but that is only a few parents who I think , think they should be that way as they are at Essignton- in general they are like me. Normal, middle class, hard working parents. I like it as it is part of the Montessori education system and the principle looks at what is happening on an international level not just a local or national level.
Edited by cjk76, 07 March 2013 - 11:13 PM.