Acorn House

Welcome to Our school

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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
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Upcoming events

Stay tuned for our events and check back accordingly

Mon Feb 27

Back to school

February 27
Mon Feb 27

KS3

February 27 @ 8:45 am - 10:15 pm
Wed Mar 01

Music Assembly

March 1 @ 8:30 am - 9:00 am
Thu Mar 02

Temper and emotion self-regulation

March 2 @ 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Rome RM Italy

STUDENT'S SHOWCASE

Productions from our students

NEWS

  • February 22, 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
  • November 21, 2016
    ➗ 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 4, 2016
    Roald Dahl Day
  • September 20, 2016
    Fare giornalismo a Maker Faire
  • September 20, 2016
    Pronti, partenza…Via! Comincia il Progetto sul giornalismo
  • September 14, 2016
    MUSIC OPEN DAY IN ROME!
  • September 14, 2016
    Ricerca di parole
  • September 14, 2016
    Orientarsi senza tecnologia
  • September 10, 2016
    ACORN HOUSE ART LAB FUN DAY.
  • September 2, 2016
    Un nuovo anno...di assemblee insieme
  • September 2, 2016
    One step at a time...
  • September 2, 2016
    New Children's Library!
  • September 2, 2016
    Refreshers Week
  • May 25, 2016
    Cambridge exam results

SCHOOL BLOG

Christmas Around the World!

December 19, 2016 - Nicole Torres

December has come and with it all the joys of Christmas! It is time to eat seafood, celebrate with friends and family, but it is not what I have always done. Up until a few years ago, Christmas meant sandals, beach parties, holidays and lots of food and presents. Now I have gotten used to boots, scarves, winter coats, ice covering my car windows, and frost every morning while driving to school, and receiving gifts on the sixth of January. Everything is very different in my little tropical country, Honduras, but everything was different in Austin, the place I called home while I did my masters degree studies. I moved to Italy two years ago and was incredibly surprised to see such different traditions. On Christmas Eve, we ate seafood and breaded vegetables. It was the very first time that I did this, even though my grandmother was born and raised here in Italy. We grew up celebrating and feasting on turkey, stuffing, sweet potatoes, and other foods that we also have during Thanksgiving. This led me to ask myself a question… Are Christmas traditions really that different all around the world? As I was looking up different Christmas traditions, I found a pretty interesting website that talks about things like the Christmas tree, Nativity set, Santa Claus, Father Christmas, ...  Read More
Flipped classroom

Lara Lioce - November 28, 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

Acorn House Numbers at a Glance

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

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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."