Secondary schools: What should parents look for and how can you tell how good a school really is?
For parents across the region, it’s time to start ranking schools and filling out the forms that will help decide where your child completes the next stage of their education.
But with so much information available, how can parents possibly work out which school is best?
One good place to look is our Real Schools Guide. The exclusive guide judges schools on 25 different measures, and you can enter any schools you’re considering to find out how they’re rated.
Our unique rating system uses the latest publicly-available data and is broken down into four categories – attainment, teaching,... read more
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