St Mary’s School is the leading independent day and boarding school for girls aged 4-18 in Cambridge.
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Every girl is valued, known and inspired in our supportive, dynamic community.
We empower girls to aim high as they prepare to follow inspiring future paths.
An exceptional place in which to live, learn and grow.
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Extend and enrich learning
Leap Pathfinders is a unique digital enrichment programme for girls in Years 3 to 6.
From coding with Ada Lovelace, to exploration with Hannah McKeand or creative writing with Virginia Woolf, girls can choose from a series of Pathfinder Challenges, selecting topics that reflect their natural interests and passions.
Explore our Leap Pathfinder Challenges
Leap Pathfinders offers a structured approach to academic enrichment. Designed around the theory of gamification, LEAP engages girls by using typical gaming concepts, including:
Girls choose challenges that interest them. Each challenge connects a wide range of subjects, including music, humanities, maths, art and more: unlocking endless deeper learning possibilities.
Completing a challenge successfully leads to pledging for a special badge and girls build their own badge collections and work in a digital portfolio, which showcases their interests and achievements.
Every badge collected also earns girls, and their respective houses, points towards a LEAP Pathfinders Award at the end the school year.
Big ideas to open minds
Exploring creative climate change solutions
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