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Good areas for secondary and primaries

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Cinnamonlily06 Fri 03-Nov-17 20:20:55

Hello we were going for selly oak/ kings Heath but open to other opinions .
I need an outstanding primary and likewise for secondary
I m self employed and work one day in London so location is not a problem , currently I live in north London in a villagy feeling part with lots of local shops and activities so looking for something similar .
Many thanks!

KingsHeathen Sun 05-Nov-17 08:45:42

Though, despite being too Catholic for my DC, the BC children are lovely when out and about.

Caulk Sun 05-Nov-17 08:48:57

When is the new secondary opening? I may put my non existent children down ready.

KingsHeathen Sun 05-Nov-17 08:50:31

A new secondary in KH? I haven't heard about that!

Caulk Sun 05-Nov-17 08:52:18

Ah, it’s Yardley Wood. I knew they were taking some ex Baverstock pupils so thought it was further over.

KingsHeathen Sun 05-Nov-17 09:39:02

Oh, is that the CE free school?

MsJolly Sun 05-Nov-17 17:14:59

Have you thought further out? Hagley?

Cinnamonlily06 Sun 05-Nov-17 17:49:33

@kingsheathen I ve sent you a pm .
I ve applied for secondaries and deferred entry for primaries .... still aiming for bourneville infant and northon girls .
Yes need to come up another day to see the schools again 😊

BackforGood Sun 05-Nov-17 20:52:33

"South Bromsgrove - largest provider of teens doing the DofE in the country!"

How funny, I was having this conversation with someone yesterday (her dd is at South Bromsgrove) and we were talking about what a bad thing this is, and how it undermines the whole point of DofE grin

noorab80 Mon 24-Sep-18 23:22:54

hello everyone, my son is year 5 now and i am preparing him for grammar school. any idea on which is the best one? as i will be moving to Birmingham if he got accepted. i checked the list , and there are many school so i am a bit confused which area will be the best to live for a family of 4 ( boy 9 and girl 8), currently we are renting in london as i work here, but self employed and can move.

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