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Tiffin boys or Dr Challoners Grammar

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user1466673389 Tue 05-Jul-16 16:48:47

Dear all,
My son has got conditional offers from both schools above for 6th form I would be grateful if you can give feedback on the quality of teaching and university preparation of either school.

SaturdaySurprise Tue 05-Jul-16 18:56:46

These schools are pretty far apart..

Probably best to choose the nearer one to where you live.

newname99 Fri 05-Aug-16 14:37:27

Yes, distance, friends and ability for independent travel are important factors.

Also did your son prefer any of the tutors for his subjects?

Xenophile Tue 09-Aug-16 14:09:05

You put him for schools in Kingston and Amersham? How on earth are you expecting him to do all that travelling in his A level years?

That said, Tiffin is by far the better school.

bojorojo Sun 11-Sep-16 11:07:19

Dr Challoners is a very different school to Tiffin in that it is one of 13 grammars in Bucks and not super selective. Therefore they are not quite the same - but DrC is an absolutely brilliant school. They may have travelling rules re distance though. You could not do better than DrC but I would imagine places are limited.

OnGoldenPond Wed 21-Sep-16 08:31:13

OP, are you sure you don't mean Richard Challoner school, which is another school in Kingston? Would make more sense if you also applied to Tiffin

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