It has been an anxious day for thousands of parents across the region as they discovered whether they were winners or losers in the annual scramble for primary school places.
Around nine out of every ten HAVE secured their first choice place for youngsters due to begin their schooldays in the autumn. But many have missed out and are now bracing themselves for appeals, adjudications and possible disappointment. Jon Hill reports.
This year over 93 per cent of parents or carers of primary age children secured their first school preference in North Yorkshire.
This figure is very close to last year’s figure of 94 per cent and a higher figure than many other places in the country. 97 per cent of families in the county secured one of their top three preferences.
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