Types of School
Choosing a school for your child
There are many different types of school each with different characteristics. Deciding which school a child should go to should involve taking into account whether the parent believes that the school's characteristics will comply with how they wish their children to learn.
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Every child has the right to participate in school admissions to a state school, but there is still an admissions process for particular schools to use.Find out more
Special education schools are set up to educate children who have difficulties which prevent them from being taught in a mainstream school.Find out more
Suspensions and exclusions are usually governed by the school and in most cases the suspension and exclusion power lies with the headmaster.Find out more