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An education at U of A rarely disappoints, and students have very little negative feedback to give about the high quality teaching, fantastic research opportunities, diverse social life and lovely surroundings afforded here. Even the harsh winters are unable to dent most Albertans’ happy experience... more..
Big really is beautiful. The sprawling UBC campus covers over 400 hectares on the Western-most tip of Vancouver. Although a young university by British and East Coast US standards (established in 1908), there’s a lot on offer and it’s all surrounded by stunning natural beauty. You can pretty much... more..
High academic expectations have generated U of T’s reputation as anything but a party school, and while it is true that many students are more likely to be found in the library than on the dance floor, this is not to say that U of T students only work and don’t play. Nights out may be less frequent... . more..
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Identifying and locating grammar schools. Grammar schools are located in 36 English local authorities. Almost half of these are considered 'selective authorities' (eg Kent and Buckinghamshire), where around one in five local children are selected for grammar school entry based on ability. The others are areas such as Barnet or Kingston, with only a few grammar schools.
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, Jamie Bell and Charlotte Church standing. And for some extraordinary - though totally understandable - reason, everyone but us seems blind to our offspring's God-given artistic gifts.
If you think your child would benefit from a boarding school education, but are put off by the high fees and consequent limited social mix of a typical independent boarding school, you may find that a state boarding school is the answer