Definition of 'independent school'
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He did not settle and we then enrolled him in a local independent school. Times, Sunday Times (2009)A teacher at the local independent school, she contented herself with family life and club cricket. Times, Sunday Times (2011)A local independent school is offering places - but of course wants to receive its fees. Times, Sunday Times (2011)We have two sons aged 14 and 11 at a local independent school. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Those who do not have a direct connection to a pupil can sign up as a'friend' of their local independent school. Times, Sunday Times (2007)At face value this suggests that with only 7% of secondary pupils in independent schools, universities should restrict themselves to that proportion for entry. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The catchment area for her school takes in a deprived part of Bristol, which itself has the highest proportion of independent schools in a city. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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