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Direct grant grammar schools by Elizabeth Allsopp

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Published by Fabian Society in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Education and state -- Great Britain,
  • Schools -- Great Britain

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Bibliography: p. [20]

Statement[by] Elizabeth Allsopp and David Grugeon.
SeriesFabian research series,, 256
ContributionsGrugeon, David, joint author.
LC ClassificationsHX11 .N42 no. 256
The Physical Object
Pagination[2], 20 p.
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6012348M
LC Control Number66067889

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Direct grant school definition: (in Britain, formerly) a school financed by endowment, fees, and a state grant | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples. Under the old "direct grant" system, the Government paid for places for poorer pupils at selective private grammar schools - such as the prestigious Manchester Grammar School.   By the mids I was teaching in a comprehensive school while my alma mater like many other direct-grant grammar schools, had gone fully independent. Their fees are now £12,+ pa. Fifty-one direct grant grammar schools expressed their intention of joining the maintained system as comprehensive schools in accordance with the Direct Grant Grammar Schools (Cessation of Grant) Regulations Details follow: (a) Schools which have entered the maintained system. Holt Hill Convent School Birkenhead.

Until there had been a group of academically selective schools drawing on both private and state funding, the direct grant grammar schools. The Direct Grant Grammar Schools (Cessation of Grant) Regulations required these schools to choose between full state funding as comprehensive schools and full independence. Yellowstone, yes, most children who passed the 11+ went to state grammar schools. Direct Grant schools were private schools that took a few state funded children. Only those who got top marks in the 11+ were given the chance to go to Direct Grant schools. It was also unfair because the government funded fewer grammar school places for girls. Simplify Curriculum Solutions Identify, evaluate, and assemble instructional resources that support your goals Follett Services Take the hassle out of facility and inventory management New School & Library Services Lay the groundwork for a successful new school or library Library Services Take advantage of cataloging, processing, and much more Textbook Management Services Streamline material. A direct grant grammar school was a type of selective secondary school in England and Wales that existed between and One quarter of the places in these schools were directly funded by central government, while the remainder attracted fees, some paid by the Local Education Authority and some by private pupils. On average, the schools received just over half of their income from the.