Selection rule

27th February 2004 at 00:00
Three Watford schools have been told to cut the number of pupils they select by 10 per cent.

Watford boys' and girls' grammar schools and Parmiters must only select 25 per cent of their intake this September, the Office of the Schools Adjudicator has ruled. Last year the schools won a judicial review over an identical ruling. They are considering appealing again.

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