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STARTING A NEW ACADEMIC YEAR

Jovana, Sept. 13, 2019

Starting school after the summer break is an exciting, yet sometimes overwhelming, time for students and their parents. To help you seize the opportunities that lay ahead while keeping your academic commitments in order, our lead tutor Vivek Gathani shares his advice on how to make the most of the start to a new academic year.

To watch the video, please follow the link:

Follow Trefoil Tutors on Instagram

Jovana, Sept. 11, 2019

We are delighted to announce that we have launched an Instagram account to share interesting subject-based content as well as updates from our team with all our followers in order to offer support to our students from Year 4 to Year 13.

Follow us on @trefoiltutors in order to stay in touch!

HAPPY NEW ACADEMIC YEAR!

Jovana, Sept. 9, 2019

After a summer of preparations, today, our team are thrilled to launch a new academic year at Trefoil Tutors. We are delighted to welcome back our students from last year, and greet new students joining us for the first time. In total, over the next seven days, we will see over 230 students attending their first lessons of the 2019/2020 academic year at Trefoil Tutors! Wishing you all an enjoyable and rewarding academic year!

Could we please remind all parents to come in with their children before the first lesson to complete the relevant paperwork, collect the welcome pack and view a demonstration of our new website!

GOOD LUCK TO 11+ STUDENTS SITTING GRAMMAR SCHOOL ENTRANCE EXAMINATIONS!

Jovana, Sept. 4, 2019

We would like to wish the best of luck to all students who are sitting 11+ Grammar examinations in the upcoming weeks, starting with the Henrietta Barnett School tests taking place today! We know you have worked hard preparing for your examinations. Now is the time to stay focused and remember the lessons learnt during your revision and practice.

MEET OUR GROUP MATHEMATICS TUTOR RIDDHI

Jovana, Aug. 30, 2019

We are very excited to announce that following a number of enquiries from students and parents, in September, we are joined by a new 11+ Mathematics tutor who will run an additional set of group lessons for Year 4 students.

The lessons will be run by our tutor Riddhi, a qualified teacher and the former Head of KS3 Mathematics at a school in London. Currently pursuing a career in finance, Riddhi continues to work with pupils as a private tutor.

The lessons, attended by a maximum of six Year 4 students, will follow the 11+ programme prepared by our senior Mathematics tutor Vivek Gathani, and see the students through to their 11+ examinations in Year 6.

If you are interested in joining our Mathematics group lessons, please do get in touch by phone on 0203 565 0539 or via email at office@trefoiltutors.co.uk. Places are limited and are booked on a first-come, first-served basis. We look forward to hearing from you!

FREE 11+ MOCK EXAMINATION PAPER - GRAMMAR SCHOOLS ENTRY

Milda, Aug. 29, 2019

With 11+ Grammar School examinations taking place over the next three weeks, our Senior Mathematics Tutor, Vivek Gathani, has written a mock examination which we are delighted to share with you for free.

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DROP YOUR OLD BOOKS OFF AT TREFOIL TUTORS

Jovana, Aug. 27, 2019

We know that each new academic year comes with a new stack of books. If you find yourself not knowing what to do with your old coursebooks and set texts, we would be more than happy to add the books you no longer wish to keep to our library and give an opportunity for our younger students to use them in their work.

If you would like to drop your old books off at our office, please do get in touch to arrange a convenient time - we look forward to hearing from you!

FREE SUMMER MATHEMATICS ASSIGNMENTS – SET 1 ANSWERS

Jovana, Aug. 23, 2019

Today, we would like to share with you the answers to the Summer Assignments that were posted on the 9th of August.

Please click below to see the answers.

We hope that you enjoyed practising your Mathematics - keep up the good habit of practising little and often with the next set of Mathematics assignments written by our lead tutor Vivek!

The next set of free Summer Assignments will be posted on our website and social media on Saturday, the 24th of August - follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn to receive a link to these.

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BEST OF LUCK FOR GCSE RESULTS DAY!

Jovana, Aug. 21, 2019

The 22nd of August is an important date in the calendar for all GCSE students waiting to receive their results. Our team of tutors would like to wish the best of luck to all of our students who are opening those envelopes tomorrow morning – we hope all your hard work will bring its rewards!

In preparation for Results Day, we would like to share the video our Senior Tutor Vivek Gathani recorded for last year’s Results Day, sharing his advice and answering questions from students and parents.

To watch the video please visit our Facebook page:

As every year, we will be waiting to hear from our students with great anticipation! Should you need any advice, or if you have a moment to share your results with us, please do give our office a call on 0203 565 0539 – we would love to hear from you.

REGISTRATION FOR FINAL PLACES IN MATHEMATICS, ENGLISH, ECONOMICS AND SCIENCE GROUP LESSONS

Jovana, Aug. 19, 2019

With the new academic year at Trefoil Tutors starting on the 9th of September, we are delighted to receive so many enquiries from parents looking to register their children for our group lessons in the new academic year.


We would like to remind parents that we are now registering students for the final available places in our Mathematics, English, Economics and Science group lessons. We expect these to fill in the upcoming weeks, with many groups run by Vivek and Milda already full or nearly full. Therefore, if you would like to attend our lessons in the upcoming academic year, please do get in touch with us without further delay to avoid disappointment. Please see the remaining available places in the group lessons below:

We are pleased to continue offering discounts to parents who are signing up more than one child for the lessons and to students looking to attend lessons in more than one subject. We also offer a fixed £200 discount to parents who book their child's place for the full academic year (36 lessons).


If you would like to book your son or daughter a place, or find out more about the lesson structure and content, please call us on 0203 565 0539 or email office@trefoiltutors.co.uk. Places are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.


We look forward to hearing from you!

Preparation for A-Level Results Day

Jovana, Aug. 14, 2019

The 15th of August is an important date in the calendar for all A-level students waiting to receive their results.

In anticipation of Results Day, we would like to share with you the video our Lead Tutor Vivek Gathani recorded the week before Results Day last year, offering some very useful advice on how to prepare for Results Day and what to do if your results turn out to be better or worse than you had expected.

To watch the video, please visit our Facebook page:

As every year, our team of tutors will be waiting to hear from their students with great anticipation, too! Should you need any advice, or if you have a moment to share your results with us, please do give our office a call on 0203 565 0539 – we would love to hear from you!

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Meet our Biology Group Tutor Meghna!

Jovana, Aug. 12, 2019

We are excited to announce that from September, our tutor Meghna will be running Biology group lessons for students in Year 10 and Year 11 who are preparing to sit the Triple Science Award GCSEs. With five years of experience working as a private tutor, Meghna is closely familiar with the new curriculum and offers structured and engaging lessons to students preparing for their GCSE examinations. Meghna holds an Undergraduate degree in Biochemistry from the University of Warwick and a Master’s degree in Early Intervention in Psychosis from King’s College.

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FREE SUMMER MATHEMATICS ASSIGNMENTS – SET 1

Milda, Aug. 9, 2019

The summer holidays are an important time for students to take a break and recharge their batteries – at the same time, parents often worry about academic regression which may make the start of the new academic year harder than expected.

Last summer, we shared a video from our lead tutor Vivek Gathani on managing academic regression. In the video, Vivek highlighted the importance of practising “little and often” in order to stay up to speed with the material studied in the previous academic year. You can watch the video here.

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THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING OUR UCAS ADVICE EVENING!

Jovana, Aug. 1, 2019

On the 14th of July, we hosted our annual advice evening for A-level students and their parents on the topic of applying to universities and writing a good personal statement. The workshop was run by Vivek Gathani, our lead Mathematics tutor and a former UCAS advisor at Haberdashers’ Aske’s Boys’ School.

The twelve participants of the workshop received advice about the application process and looked into the specifics of writing a good personal statement for their UCAS applications.

Thanks to everyone who attended and best of luck with writing your applications!

HOODIE COLOUR FOR NEXT YEAR CONFIRMED!

Jovana, July 17, 2019

Over the past few weeks, we asked our students to vote for their preferred colour for student hoodies next year. We are pleased to announce that the light grey hoodies received the most votes, making these the hoodies that students will be receiving in their welcome packs next year!

FINAL WEEK OF LESSONS THIS ACADEMIC YEAR!

Jovana, July 15, 2019

As we begin our final week of group lessons this academic year, we would like to congratulate our students for your hard work this year and thank you for your support. We would like to wish all our students and their parents a restful summer break, and look forward to seeing you again in September!

INTERNSHIP INDUCTION COMPLETE

Jovana, July 12, 2019

On the 7thof July we were excited to welcome our team of summer interns to an induction session led by Vivek Gathani and Milda Sabunaite, where the interns were introduced to the specifics of their role as well as to the day-to-day work at Trefoil Tutors. The interns will be supporting Vivek and Milda in their preparations for the next academic year. We look forward to seeing you all in August!

UCAS ADVICE EVENING WITH VIVEK GATHANI

Jovana, July 10, 2019

We are delighted to announce that for the second year in a row, on the 14th of July, between 6:30pm-8pm, our lead tutor Vivek Gathani will be running a Personal Statement Workshop and UCAS Advice Evening for A-level students who are preparing for their final year. The event is free of charge.

During the event, Vivek will discuss how to structure a Personal Statement both in terms of content and language. Further to this, he will highlight the dos and don'ts of personal statement writing and discuss common pitfalls. The session will conclude with a Q&A session, where students and parents will be able to ask questions about the university application process.

During his time at Haberdashers', Vivek spent the last three years as a UCAS adviser for Mathematics, Computer Science, Business Management, and Accountancy and Finance.

If you would like to attend the event, please email us at office@trefoiltutors.co.uk before the 10th of July. Please note places are limited and will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.