News and Events

There are always exciting, interesting things happening at Dame Allan's. Our students take part in some fantastic activities both in school and in their own time and we are always proud to celebrate their successes. 

The best way to find out what life is like at Dame Allan's is to book a visit and experience it for yourself. Until then, we invite you to browse through our news stories and blog to get to know us a little better.

Latest News

Schoolchild writing on exam sheet

There has been a bubbling debate within education around the merits of handwriting versus typing on a computer, especially with regards to important examinations. The question is, does this matter? Are we losing something if the art and skill of handwriting fall into disuse?