24 Oct '14

News Camerons join secondary school dash as admissions deadline looms

Prime minister and his wife are expected to send their daughter Nancy to a top state comprehensive in LondonFor David and Samantha Cameron, like every other parent of a child in their final year of primary school, time is almost up. After all the open days, the headteachers speeches, and the poring over Ofsted reports and league tables, next Friday is the deadline for applications for secondary school admissions.The Camerons have been looking for a school for their daughter Nancy, 10, and the expectation is she will attend a state secondary in central London a far cry from Eton and Marlborough College (day fees £28,000 a year), the institutions attended by her parents. Continue reading...

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