Elizabeth Rickards Associates
Educated at St Mary's, Shaftesbury, Elizabeth read History and French at St Andrews University. From 1996 to 2007 Elizabeth was Principal of Davies Laing and Dick (DLD) in London. Elizabeth was described by in the Independent Schools Inspectorate Report 2006 as 'an outstanding principal, a dynamic leader, dedicated to the welfare of her students and highly effective in realising her ambitions for them'. The Good Schools Guide comments: '....has worked at the Young Vic, and is passionate about creativity in education. Outstanding leader. "She's very sharp, very quick, really on the ball" said a parent.' Elizabeth set up the consultancy in 2008; she and colleagues now advise students all over the world.
Facts & Figures
Meet a selection of leading British schools, all with extensive experience of integrating European students into boarding life. Click on each school to find out more
Advice for your family
Talk with the sector’s top consultants about the best choices for your family and how to smooth the transition from Italy into the British system.
Charlotte Cavendish is Academic Director of Bonas MacFarlane. She has provided tuition and mentorship to influential families around the globe and prepared numerous candidates for successful entry into many of the leading independent schools. She also has extensive experience with students requiring learning support.
Following a decade as Principal of Davies Laing and Dick, in recent years Elizabeth Rickards has been advising European (particularly Italian) students and parents on UK university and school applications. She looks forward to meeting you at the forthcoming British Boarding Schools Show in Milan.