Unionists tend to lean towards preserving the grammar schools as they are, with academic selection at the age of 11, whereas nationalist politicians lean towards scrapping the plus, despite vehement protestations from the majority of Catholic Grammar Schools, most notably by the board of governors at Rathmore Grammar School in Finaghy, a South Belfast suburb and Lumen Christi although co-educational in Derry.
Grammar schools provided mixed sex grammar schools in Leeds education in Ontario until Edinburgh University Press.
Academic excellence and a superb co-curricular experience. The school welcomes applications for children to join in any year group up to year 10, and for sixth form. The nearest equivalents of contemporary English grammar schools are selective schools.
Archived from the original on 10 May These schools recruit pupils worldwide, particularly from large emerging Asian economies. New York: Macmillan Reference Books.
In England, urban middle-class pressure for a commercial curriculum was often supported by the school's trustees who would charge the new students fees , but resisted by the schoolmaster, supported by the terms of the original endowment. Young pupils at The Leeds Grammar School play together.
Having grown up when the independent sector was dominated by single-sex schools I attended one myself , I find that today more and more parents value the benefits of coeducational provision. New York: Macmillan Reference Books. Academic excellence and a superb co-curricular experience.
Be inspired by The Grammar School at Leeds.