of children in Somerset secure their top primary school choices
across the Burnham-On-Sea area woke up to the news of where their
child will be going to primary school on Thursday (April 16th).
County Council say that nearly 98% of the 5,851 Somerset children
secured a place at one of their top three choices of primary school.
spokesperson for Somerset County Council said: "Over 92%
of children have got their first choice of primary school."
is an improvement on the last three years, and with almost 100
extra primary school-age children applying for a school place
for the 2015-16 academic year than for 2014-15."
figures are up on last year when Somerset County Council reported
that 91.45% of 5,755 children did get accepted into their first
choice school, while 97.12% were given one of their top three
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