Acorn House

  • Welcome
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    Thank you for taking the time to find out about us. We pride ourselves on being a friendly and open school that offers a high quality education for all our children in a safe, happy and caring environment.
  • Mission and philosophy
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    Acorn House believes that every child has a right to the best education possible and aims to develop both intellect and character, nurturing the development of conscientious and responsible global citizens, as well as life-long learners.
  • Curriculum
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    The learning curriculum at Acorn House balances a challenging and in-depth study of both the English and Italian curriculum, providing every student with a rich and challenging bilingual programme of studies.
  • Educational Trips
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    Learning outside the classroom is about raising achievements through an organised, powerful approach to learning in which direct experience is of prime importance. This is not only about what we learn but importantly how and where we learn
  • April 23, 2017
    TEDx Roma 2017
  • April 5, 2017
    Earth Day Italia
  • March 12, 2017
    Risultati dei giochi di matematica
  • March 30, 2017
    Fairy Tale Writing Contest Results
  • February 5, 2017
    Year 7, 8 e 9 al Museo Nazionale Etrusco...
  • January 18, 2017
    FAIRY TALE Writing Contest
  • February 5, 2017
    ➗ Divisione in colonna con il divisore di due...
  • November 10, 2016
    Rome guided tours...Let's find out what is hidden in...
  • October 12, 2016
    L'importanza dell'educazione sessuale e relazionale affettiva workshop per genitori
  • October 4, 2016
    Settimana Nazionale della Dislessia... per tutti!
  • October 23, 2016
    Roald Dahl Day
  • October 23, 2016
    Fare giornalismo a Maker Faire
  • October 23, 2016
    Pronti, partenza…Via! Comincia il Progetto sul giornalismo
  • September 20, 2016
    MUSIC OPEN DAY IN ROME!
  • October 16, 2016
    Ricerca di parole
  • September 14, 2016
    Orientarsi senza tecnologia
  • October 17, 2016
    ACORN HOUSE ART LAB FUN DAY.
  • October 17, 2016
    Un nuovo anno...di assemblee insieme
  • October 23, 2016
    One step at a time...
  • October 23, 2016
    New Children's Library!
  • September 2, 2016
    Refreshers Week
  • August 31, 2016
    Cambridge exam results

Upcoming Events

Tue Apr 25
Wed Apr 26

Music Assembly

April 26 @ 8:30 am - 9:00 am

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Valuable articles from our teachers

Acorn House Numbers at a Glance

18
Years of Service
2
Acres Park
2
Owls
100
Percent Passionate Staff

Students Showcase

The Showcases are a compilation of the original work of our students. Our emphasis is on students as individuals. Students' needs are catered for as flexibly as possible using our wide variety of teaching techniques and learning resources.

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    !¡Cars of the future!¡ (by Anthony F.)
    March 30, 2017
    Year 5
    Fairytale writing contest -  3rd place winner. Once apon a time in a far away land...OOPS! Sorry, wrong story, here’s the right one: A few years ago, in a garage...
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    The Magic Pencil - (by Alba M.)
    March 30, 2017
    Year 6
    Once upon a time there was a little girl called Ella who was running in her garden; a very big garden with many trees, flowers and animals! It was a...
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    Iram and the hamster (by Viola C.)
    March 10, 2017
    Year 3
    Once upon a time there was a beautiful garden, with many flowers, trees and animals. In the garden there was a little house, in the house lived a hamster...
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    All in a wink (by Martina C.)
    March 10, 2017
    Year 5
    Mary lived in Brazil. She had a secret: she could talk to horses. Only her best friend Alex knew it. Mary and Alex always helped each other. On the...
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    The prince and the princess (by Jules G.)
    March 10, 2017
    Year 3
    Once upon a time, prince Tristan and the princess lived in an enchanted forest: overnight all trees of the forest began to shake and changed some of their leaves...
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    The Hidden Secrets Book (by Virginia P.)
    March 10, 2017
    Year 4
    ‘Twas a chilly winter night, everything outside was frozen, not a creature walking around…only a white owl on a bleak branch and a pale, frosty moon in the sky. Oliver...
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    Complaint Letter (by Ugo BL)
    March 10, 2017
    Year 5
    Ed-in the clouds The Castle High in the Sky Pc Grabbem Police Station Little Stalking Beanshire September 10th, 2016 Dear Sir, I am very upset about the disgraceful behavior of Jack, who visited my castle without my permission...
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    La strage dell'Heysel
    January 31, 2017
    Leonardo S.
    La tragedia dell'Heysel non va dimenticata per il bene dello sport.

SCHOOL BLOG

Firenze culla dell’arte rinascimentale

April 4, 2017 - Lara Lioce

Destinazione prediletta da moltissimi viaggiatori provenienti da tutto il mondo e, come riportano i rotocalchi di questi ultimi giorni, anche dalla Royal Family, la città natale e tanto amata da Dante Alighieri, stupisce per la sua bellezza e poliedricità. Gli studenti delle classi Year 7, 8 e 9 hanno avuto una grande occasione: vedere come il Medioevo e il Rinascimento si siano fusi insieme in un continuum storico, culturale e artistico che rappresenta un caso unico nel panorama non solo ita...  Read More
Christmas Around the World!

Nicole Torres - December 19, 2016

La scuola dell’esperienza

Elisa Zedde - October 16, 2016

English – The ready-made Esperanto

John Clarke - October 3, 2016

Welcome to an amazing school year

Michaela Diena - September 4, 2016

Something that I have loved

Shari Gandelli - August 22, 2016

What People Say

Comments from some of our parents, students, teachers, and alumni

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Lidia Schlosser

"Teachers belonging to both curricula show excellent team-work skills and children are supported to grow and reach their maximum potential not only academically but also emotionally and socially"

Simona Ponzi

"At Acorn House both the academic and educational system as a whole works really well, students learn and study a lot, but at the same time they also carry out many stimulating activities that help nurture their curiosity and attention, and therefore further aid their learning"

Dunja Crusen

"My son Leo found in your school such a beautiful, caring, nurturing ans loving environment. Teachers and assistants are all wonderful, and we are very grateful that Leo was able to grow and have fun at your school."

Cristina Ferilli

"Acorn House offers great attention to every single student taking into account each diverse personality. Children learn to collaborate and understand the importance of helping others. Thanks to this year 5 students grew very close to each other. The Head teacher, the teachers and all the staff make Acorn House a great place for students to grow."