Sevenoaks Grammar School Announcement Is Imminent

Posted on Dec 16, 2012
Sevenoaks Grammar School Announcement Is Imminent

An announcement from Kent County Council (“KCC”) on the new Sevenoaks grammar school is imminent. KCC Leader, Paul Carter, presaged the announcement during an interview on BBC Radio Kent on 5th December when he said:- “We are very close to making an announcement. We have willing and able partners who would like to run a ...

Tutor-Proof Admissions Policy To Be Adopted By Sevenoaks Grammar

Posted on Dec 7, 2012
Tutor-Proof Admissions Policy To Be Adopted By Sevenoaks Grammar

Kent County Council (“KCC”) is planning to rewrite the 11-plus exam to make it tutor-proof. This is in order to address complaints that parents hire private tutors, or send their children to private schools, to gain an advantage in the 11-plus exam, thereby enabling their children to gain admission to Kent grammar schools at the ...