HC Deb 12 October 1945 vol 414 cc549-55W
Sir J. Mellor

asked the Minister of Education if she will give a list of the schools which have applied for direct grant, indicating those applications which have been accepted and those which have been refused.

1945. Miss Wilkinson

Following is the list requested:

List of Schools recognised under the former Regulations for Secondary Schools, the Governors of which have applied for recognition as direct grant grammar schools under Part IV of the Primary and Secondary Schools (Grant Conditions) Regulations,

Note232 applications have been received, of which 45 (indicated by*) have been granted and 31 (indicated by ) have been rejected. The remaining 156 are under consideration.


  • Bedford Modern School for Boys.
  • Bedford Modern School for Girls.


  • *Abingdon, Roysse's School (B).
  • Newbury, St. Bartholomew's Grammar School (B).
  • Reading, The Abbey School (G).


  • *Cambridge, Perse School for Boys.
  • *Cambridge, Perse School for Girls.


  • Birkenhead, School (B).
  • Birkenhead, Convent of Faithful Companions of Jesus School (G).
  • Birkenhead, High School for Girls.
  • Birkenhead, St. Anselm's College (B).
  • Cheadle and Gatley, Cheadle Hulme, The Manchester Warehousemen and Clerks Orphan Schools (B and G).
  • *Chester, Dee House Convent School (G).
  • Chester, King's School (B).
  • Chester, Queen's School (G).
  • Macclesfield Grammar School (B).
  • Northwich, Sir John Deane's Grammar School (B and G).
  • Stockport Grammar School (B).
  • Sanbach School (B).


  • *Truro School (B).
  • Truro High School for Girls.


  • †Keswick School (B and G).


  • *Bideford, Edgehill Girls' College.
  • Exeter School (B).
  • Exeter, Maynard's Girls' School. Exeter.
  • The Bishop Blackall School for Girls.
  • Plymouth, College and Mannamead School (B).
  • *Plymouth, Convent of Notre Dame High School (G).
  • Plymouth, St. Boniface's College (B).
  • *Shebbear, Methodist College (B).
  • *West Buckland School (B).


  • †Dorchester Grammar School (B).
  • †Shaftesbury Grammar School (B).


  • Barnard Castle School (B).
  • Darlington, St. Mary's Grammar School (B).
  • Darlington, The Immaculate Conception Secondary School (G).
  • Stockton-on-Tees, Queen Victoria High School (G).
  • Sunderland, St. Anthony's Secondary School (G).
  • West Hartlepool, St. Joseph's Convent School (G).


  • Brentwood, Sir Anthony Browne's School (B).
  • Brentwood, Ursuline High School (G).
  • *Ilford, Ursuline High School (G).
  • *Woodford, Bancroft's School (B).


  • *Bristol Cathedral School (B).
  • *Bristol, Christian Brothers' College (B).
  • *Bristol, Clifton High School for Girls.
  • *Bristol, Clifton, La Retraite High School (G).
  • Bristol Grammar School (B).
  • Bristol, Queen Elizabeth's Hospital (B).
  • Bristol, Redland High School for Girls.
  • Bristol, Red Maids' School (G).
  • Bristol, The Colston Girls' School.
  • Cheltenham, Pate's Grammar School for Boys.
  • Cheltenham, Pate's Grammar School for Girls.


  • Bournemouth, Talbot Heath School (G).
  • Fareham, Price's School (B).
  • Petersfield, Churcher's College (B).
  • Portsmouth Grammar School (B).
  • Portsmouth High School for Girls.
  • Southampton, King Edward VI Grammar School (B).
  • Southampton, La Sainte Union des Sacre Coeurs, St. Anne's, Rockstone Place Secondary School (G).
  • Winchester, Peter Symond's School (B).


  • Hereford, Cathedral Grammar School (B).
  • †Lucton, Pierrepont's School (B).


  • St. Alban's, City of St. Alban Grammar School (B).


  • *Kimbolton Grammar School (B).


  • Bromley High School for Girls.
  • Erith, Abbey Wood, St. Joseph's Convent School (G).
  • Harbledown, Kent College (B).
  • Mottingham, Eltham College (B).
  • Sevenoaks, Walthamstow Hall (G).
  • †Sevcnoaks Grammar School (B).
  • Sutton Valance School (B).


  • Blackburn, Convent of Notre Dame Secondary School (G).
  • †Blackburn, Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School (B).
  • Blackburn, St. Mary's College (B).
  • Blackpool, Arnold School (B).
  • Blackpool, College of St. Joseph (B).
  • *Blackpool, Convent Secondary School (G).
  • Bolton, Church of England Educational Institution School (B and G).
  • Bolton, Mount St. Joseph Secondary School (G).
  • Bolton, The Bolton School, Boys' Division.
  • Bolton, The Bolton School, Girls' Division.
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  • Bolton, Thornleigh College (B).
  • *Bury, Convent High School (G).
  • Bury, Grammar School for Boys.
  • Bury, Grammar School for Girls.
  • Crosby, St. Mary's College (B).
  • *Crosby, The Merchant Taylors' Boys' School.
  • *Crosby, The Merchant Taylors' Girls' School.
  • *Crosby, Convent of the Sacred Heart of Mary School (G).
  • Liverpool, Bellerive Girls' School,
  • Liverpool, Belvedere School for Girls.
  • Liverpool, College for Girls.
  • Liverpool, Everton Valley, Notre Dame Collegiate School (G).
  • Liverpool, Grassendale, La Sagesse Convent Secondary School (G).
  • Liverpool, Mount Pleasant, Notre Dame High School (G).
  • Liverpool, St. Edmund's College (G).
  • Liverpool, St. Edward's College (B).
  • Liverpool, St. Francis Xavier's College (B).
  • Liverpool, West Derby, Broughton Hall, Convent of Mercy High School (G).
  • Lytham St. Annes, Lytham, King Edward VII School (B).
  • Lytham St Annes, Lytham, Queen Mary School (G).
  • Manchester, Fallowfield, Convent of the Faithful Companions of Jesus High School (G).
  • Manchester Grammar School (B).
  • Manchester High School for Girls.
  • Manchester, Hulme Grammar School (B).
  • Manchester, Loreto High School (G).
  • *Manchester, Notre Dame High School (G).
  • Manchester, St. Bede's College (B).
  • Manchester, Withington Girls' School.
  • Manchester, Xaverian College (B).
  • Oldham, Hulme Grammar School for Boys.
  • Oldham. Hulme Grammar School for Girls.
  • *Oswaldtwistle, Paddock House School (G).
  • Preston, Catholic College (B).
  • Preston, Lark Hill House School (G).
  • Preston, Winckley Square Convent School (G).
  • *St. Helens, Catholic Grammar School (B).
  • *St. Helens, Notre Dame High School (G)
  • *Salford, Adelphi House Secondary School (G).
  • Salford, De La Salle College (B).
  • Wigan, Convent of Notre Dame High School for Girls.


  • †Ashby-de-la-Zouch Girls' Grammar School,
  • †Ashby-de-la-Zouch Grammar School (B).
  • Loughborough Grammar School (B).
  • Loughborough High School for Girls.


  • †Grantham, King's School (B).
  • †Stamford School (B).
  • †Stamford High School (G).


  • *Hammersmith, Latymer Upper School (B).
  • †Hammersmith, St. Clement Dane's Grammar School (B).
  • Hampstead, Haberdashers' Aske's Hampstead Boys' School.
  • Hampstead, South Hampstead High School for Girls.
  • Kensington High School for Girls.
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  • Lewisham, Blackheath High School for Girls.
  • Lewisham, Catford, St. Dunstan's College (B).
  • Lewisham, Sydenham, High School for Girls.
  • †Stepney, Davenant Foundation School (B).
  • Wandsworth, Putney High School for Girls.
  • Wandsworth, Streatham Hill and Clapham High School for Girls.


  • Acton, Haberdashers' Aske's Acton Girls' School
  • Ealing, Notting Hill and Ealing High School for Girls.
  • *Edgware, Canon's Park, North London Collegiate School (G).


  • Norwich High School for Girls.
  • *Norwich, King Edward VI Grammar School (B).
  • *Norwich, Notre Dame High School (G).


  • *Brackley, Magdalen College School (B).
  • Northampton High School for Girls.
  • Northampton, Notre Dame High School (G)


  • Morpeth Grammar School (B).
  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne (Central) High School for Girls.
  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Convent of the Sacred Heart Secondary School (G).
  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Dame Allan's Boys' School.
  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Dame Allan's Girls' School.
  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Royal Grammar School (B).
  • Newcastle-upon-Tyne, St. Cuthbert's Grammar School (B).


  • †Newark, Magnus Grammar School (B).
  • Nottingham High School for Girls.


  • Oxford High School for Girls.
  • Oxford, Magdalen College School (B).


  • Oakham School (B).


  • Shrewsbury High School for Girls.


  • Bath High School for Girls.
  • Bath, King Ed-ward's School (B).
  • †Bruton, Sunny Hill Girls' School.
  • Crewkerne School (B).
  • Wellington, The Wellington School (B).


  • †Newcastle-under-Lyme, High School (B).
  • †Newcastle-under-Lyme, Orme Girls' School.
  • *Stoke-on-Trent, St. Dominic's High School for Girls
  • *Stoke-on-Trent, St. Joseph's College (B).
  • Walsall Grammar School (B).
  • Walsall High School for Girls.
  • Wolverhampton Grammar School (B).


  • Framlingham, Albert Memorial College (B).
  • Ipswich High School for Girls.
  • †Ipswich School (B)
  • *Woodbridge School (B).


  • *Bury St. Edmunds, Culford School (B).
  • Bury St. Edmunds, Grammar School of King Edward VI (B).


  • *Caterham and Warlingham, Caterham School (B).
  • Croydon High School for Girls.
  • Croydon, Old Palace Girls' School.
  • Croydon, Whitgift Middle School (B).
  • *Kingston-upon-Thames Grammar School (B).
  • Sanderstead, St. Anne's College for Girls.
  • Sutton and Cheam, Sutton High School for Girls.
  • Wimbledon High School for Girls.


  • Brighton and Hove High School for Girls.


  • *Birmingham, King Edward VI High School for Boys.
  • *Birmingham, King Edward VI High School for Girls.
  • Coventry, Bablake School (B).
  • Coventry Grammar School (B).
  • †Solihull School (B).
  • †Warwick School (B).


  • West Lavington, Dauntsey's School (B).


  • †Dudley Grammar School (B).
  • †Stourbridge, King Edward VI Grammar School (B).
  • *Worcester Cathedral Grammar School (B).
  • †Worcester, Royal Free Grammar School (B).


  • †Beverley Grammar School (B).
  • Kingston-upon-Hull, Hymer's College (B).
  • *Pocklington School (B).
  • †York, Archbishop Holgate's Grammar School (B).
  • *York, The Bar Convent Secondary School (G).


  • Middlesbrough, St. Mary's College (B).
  • Middlesbrough, St. Mary's Convent School (G).
  • †Redcar, Sir William Turner's School (B) (Coatham School).
  • Scarborough, Convent of the Ladies of Mary Secondary School (G).


  • Aireborough, Apperley Bridge, Woodhouse Grove School (B).
  • *Bradford Girls' Grammar School.
  • Bradford Grammar School (B).
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  • *Bradford, St. Joseph's College (G).
  • *Harrogate, Ashville College (B).
  • Leeds Girls' High School.
  • Leeds Grammar School (B).
  • Leeds, Notre Dame Collegiate School (G).
  • Leeds, St. Mary's College (G).
  • Leeds, St. Michael's College (B).
  • †Ripon Grammar School (B).
  • Sheffield, De Le Salle College (B).
  • Sheffield High School for Girls.
  • Sheffield, Notre Dame High School (G).
  • Wakefield Girl's School.
  • Wakefield Grammar School (B).

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