Why Is A State Comprehensive Opening Four Free Schools?

Shirelands Collegiate Academy is on a mission to recover technical know-how for Black Country children and is using Free Schools to deliver it.
Pupils and teacher with robot

If your image of Free School primary is a preppy-style place in a leafy suburb where  well-to-do parents send their children so they didn’t have to mix with  the local council estate bunch , you couldn’t be farther from the truth, as the Free Schools being set up all over the Black County  by a very technology minded secondary school illustrates.

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