Definition of 'direct grant school'
Example sentences containing 'direct grant school'
Many of the former direct grant schools were run and staffed by men and women with independent experience behind them.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
The outcome has indeed been that many former direct grant schools became independent schools rather than allow themselves to be merged with the comprehensives.Introduction to Social Administration in Britain (1990) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The ladders up - the direct grant schools and the grammars that gave kids from my world a proper education - had been ripped away.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Definition of direct grant school from the Collins English Dictionary