It would be a scandal, and the universities were becoming severer in their treatment of accredited prep schools
The news baffled the students, parents and management of the Anafen prep school
because the Constitutional Court and the Council of State recently ruled to repeal a Justice and Development Party (AK Party) government-sponsored law ordering that prep schools
be shut down.
The aim is to give each child in the Prep school
an opportunity to experience classroom brass lessons at some point in their school career.
Specifically tailored to increase accessibility for parents who may not have previously considered private education as re viable option, the exciting scheme will be available at the college''s new prep school
, which is due to launch this September.
These are normal families with average incomes who believe that giving children the best possible start in life with a prep school
education is the most important priority for them.
The numbers of pupils attending prep boarding schools, which usually cater for seven to 13-year-olds, have risen to 13,945 from 13,426 in 2008, according to data from the Independent Association of Prep Schools
The prep school
has recently had a pounds 1m refurbishment and the nursery is now having a facelift.
CONTACT: Elizabeth Norton of York Prep School
Two years ago, a Manhattan Beach venture capitalist named Mike Mahoney wanted to send his son Shane to a prep school
He was a teacher at Gilling Castle prep school
, attached to Ampleforth College, North Yorks, at the time but left in 1975.
When selecting a prep school
, parents should visit as many in their area as possible, get a list of questions in mind and take the children with them to visit if possible.
A PREP school
head last night defended teachers who tucked into fish and chips while pupils made do with bread and plain rice.