City Of London Private School Scholarship Scheme Aims To Mix London's Ethnic Groups

City Of London Scholarship

First Posted: 19/10/11 15:54 Updated: 19/10/11 15:54

Guardian:

A new scholarship scheme is being launched to encourage more children from inner-city backgrounds to study at leading private schools, after a headteacher compared racial divisions in London to apartheid-era South Africa.

The first wave of the scholarship will provide two places at 11-plus and 13 places at the sixth form of the City of London school for boys, where fees are £4,350 a term.

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