Most parents get secondary school of choice
9:00am Friday 1st March 2013 in News
MORE than 86 per cent of parents have been offered their first choice of secondary school.
Essex County Council revealed a further seven per cent got their second preference, meaning 94 per cent of pupils will go to the school of their choice.
This is an increase of two per cent on last year. A total of 14,242 applications for secondary school places were made this year.