state school


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state school

n
(Education) any school maintained by the state, in which education is free
Translations

state school

n (Brit) → scuola statale
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2% of places to state school pupils, compared with 55.
The call came as research shows that private school pupils are three times as likely to appeal a grade as state school pupils.
In fact many of teachers, members of OELMEK, give afternoon private lessons to state school students, which is why the union only protested about institutes working during school time.
The improving state school standards mean increasing numbers of parents who have the money to educate their children privately are opting for state-run schools instead.
Manila: The House of Representatives has approved a proposal that would regard services rendered by state school teachers during elections as voluntary rather than compulsory.
The presence of a top performing state school appears to help support property values in many of these locations as parents compete with other buyers to land the property that gives their child the best possible chance to attend their chosen school.
The proportion of undergraduate students who attended state school has actually fallen at both the University of Birmingham and Warwick University, a new study has revealed.
With the average cost of sending a child to a private school almost pounds 13,200 a year, it has become more important for home buyers to seek their new home in a good state school catchment.
Duncan led Chicago's state school system before he became education secretary.
The cost of property near the 50 best schools is 35% higher than that in the rest of the UK, with the most expensive catchment area for a top state school found around the Henrietta Barnett School in north London.
The National School Boards Association (NSBA) and the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) have partnered in an effort to help state school boards associations work with local school boards to improve science, math, and technology programs in schools.
John Bell, 58, a bus driver from Stockton, said: "I was in a state school, my bairns were in a state school and my grandbairns were in a state school and I have absolutely no complaints at all.