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Finding a state grammar school

Counties such as Kent or Buckinghamshire are ‘selective authorities’ and most families will have at least one grammar school close to where they live. Elsewhere, for example in Reading or Kingston-on-Thames, there are just one or two grammar schools and competition for places at these is ferocious. Read More

Schools for children with performing arts talents

As proud parents, we all know our children are unique. They're smarter than anyone else's, funnier, certainly more attractive, better behaved and above all bursting with the kind of talent that would leave Daniel Radcliffe or Charlotte Church standing. And sometimes, just sometimes, parental pride is justified. Read More

London School Education Consultants

This service is designed for families who are either:If you are moving to London from overseas or from elsewhere in the UK and unfamiliar with the capital and what it offers in the way of schools and education, our expert education consultants can help Read More

The Charter School - behind the paywall

Since 2013, Mr Christian Hicks (40s) grew up in West Norwood and was educated at nearby Dulwich College, then collected a BA in German studies and European literature at Bristol, an MA in English and American literature at Newcastle and an MA in effective learning at the Institute of Education. Read More

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