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Studio School for Dorset

A 'Studio School' is to open in Dorchester, the Government has announced. The schools allow 14 to 19-year-olds to study academic subjects through practical projects designed and delivered by employers.

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Commissioner says Studio Schools are 'crucial'

A 'Studio School' has been approved for Dorset by the Government.

The school in Dorchester will allow 14 to 19-year-olds to study academic subjects through practical projects designed and delivered by employers.

Schools Commissioner Dr Elizabeth Sidwell says Studio Schools are 'crucial in helping those young people who prefer practical learning to pick up the skills wanted by employers':

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