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What’s the difference between Grammar and Private Schools?

This is a question we often hear from our clients or parents we meet at events and fairs What is the difference between Grammar and Private schools? Are the entrance requirements the same? Which one is better? Let me start by detailing the difference between the two:- Private schools are not Government funded, they are privately funded by parents. Although some schools do offer scholarships or bursaries to a selected number of students that they believe show real potential in a certain area. (The criteria for this is normally detailed on the schools website) All private schools have entrance exams or interviews but these differ from school to school. Grammar schools are Government funded, b

How do I choose the right Independent Secondary School?

Investing in Private education is a huge financial commitment, therefore choosing the right school to shape your child’s future should be picked on a number of factors including factual information and parental preference Initially it pays to think of the basics like, do you want a day or boarding school? Single sex or Co-education? Undoubtably, every parent wants to find a great Secondary School, one that is ideal for your child, get the best out of them, with great teaching and extensive facilities to match. With this in mind, we have put together some key questions to ask or consider when picking a private Secondary School to ensure that the school you choose is right for your child 1/ Re

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