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independent school

(in Britain) a school that is neither financed nor controlled by the government or local authorities
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I tell middleincome parents who are looking to have the strongest education possible for their children and can't qualify for aid, that children of color graduating from these schools are actively recruited by colleges," says Manasa Hekymara of the Independent School Alliance for Minority Affairs.
Other winners who will also be part of Qatar's team to Intel ISEF are Mohammad Abu Sharida from Khalid Bin AlWaleed Preparatory Independent School for Boys (3rd place), Amna al Musallam from Al Bayan Secondary Independent School for Girls (4th place) and Zamzam al Muhannadi and Lamia al Numairy also from Al Bayan Secondary Independent School for Girls (5th place).
Principals of independent schools at the TFQ headquarters during the meeting.
Heathfield Independent Schools, the new owners of 143-year-old Kings Monkton School, said it had been forced to make 12 redundancies of both teaching and non-teaching staff to secure the school's future.
Survivor: Independent school districts are a dying breed in Kentucky.
MORE Merseyside people are sending their children to independent schools in the region despite a fees increase of nearly 7%.
Rod Paige, superintendent of the Houston Independent School District, and Board President Laurie Bricker, warning them that the proposal was "rife with constitutional pitfalls.
Teachers who are dismissed from their jobs in the state sector in Wales are automatically referred to the GTCW for investigation, whereas no such referral is required if an unregistered teacher is dismissed from an independent school.
Aahd Mustafa of Al Shahaniya Independent School for Girls received the award as the best speaker.
Calls from some of Britain's top independent schools for state funding have received backing from an unexpected source.
An independent school in Stockton has topped another regional league table.

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