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private school

a school under the financial and managerial control of a private body or charitable trust, accepting mostly fee-paying pupils
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Now the theory of private schools is (or was) constant supervision out of school--therein differing fundamentally from that of public schools.
Another was, by favouring grossly the biggest boys, who alone could have given them much trouble; whereby those young gentlemen became most abominable tyrants, oppressing the little boys in all the small mean ways which prevail in private schools.
If the effort levels, E and F are equivalent and risks R are the same between a private school and a public school, by the definition P, the Alchian-Allen effect predicts that the relative demand for the private school is larger than the public school in urban areas, where S is high, and vice versa in the rural areas, where S is low, as stipends are fixed costs.
Niaz Wali, a private school student, who did not want to name his school, told Pajhwok Afghan News their teachers had little grasp of their subjects, which were also of poor standard.
GE-lan noted that currently only 55 percent of the spots at private schools are filled due to a lack of private school students and said the state should first pay for students to fill the remaining spaces at existing private schools before asking prep schools to convert to private schools.
The procedure followed by the ministry, under The Private Schools and Institutes Law, stipulates that the ministry must carefully examine each accusation made on the illegal operation of a private school, and must subsequently refer the case to the police, who bear the responsibility of the investigation and referral of any illegal activity to relevant judicial authorities.
"Because state schools do not provide good services, I decided to send my children to a private school where they can learn better," said Amanullah Rahmani, a resident of Kabul.
I explained that most private school pupils don't respect their teachers at all.
A report came out recently indicating that public school students perform as well or better than private school students with similar backgrounds, but you would never know it by visiting the U.S.
But we detect no "structural" difference between the operation of the OSP and--as a leading example--the state's McKay program for disabled students, which began on a pilot basis in 1999 and as of the fall of 2005 was enrolling more than 16,000 students in private schools. In the case of the OSP, parents of children in schools that received failing grades in two out of four years were entitled to receive public funds to pay tuition at a private school.
The money sending children to private school on the public dime flows whence all "public money" does: from taxpayers' pocketbooks.
But about 20 percent of students who received scholarships up to $7,500 to help pay for private school tuition are not using them and 18 percent of students who accepted the grants already were in private schools.

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