Grammar vs State Watch

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I have a big predicament and I’m unsure which path I should take for Sixth-Form. I have enrolled to two schools, one a grammar school and one a state school.

I really wanted to take Mathematics and my state school has accepted me to take this subject as I was only 3 marks off a 7. The Grammar School will not let me take Mathematics because their requirements are fixed, but they’ve allowed me to take another subject I love, Literature.

So I have enrolled at my state school with the subjects: History, Mathematics and Politics and the Grammar School with the subjects: History, Literature and Politics.

I feel at home within my state school but feel the Grammar School will give me better opportunities for my future and provide me with a better education than my current school at the minute, considering the teaching quality isn’t viewed as perfect.

I have so many friends staying at the state school and very few attending the new Grammar School and I’d be sad to leave them, but what should I put first: the social aspect or the educational aspect. Please help.
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Put education first. If you can be sure that you'd be able to make some friends or be happy with the few that are going to grammar, then go for the grammar. It's only two years of your life and you're going to have to work hard in those two years so in doing so staying academically focused. But this is coming from a year 11 going into year 12 so maybe this advice isn't exactly the best 😅
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I have a big predicament and I’m unsure which path I should take for Sixth-Form. I have enrolled to two schools, one a grammar school and one a state school.
Grammar schools ARE state schools - do you mean a comprehensive?
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Grammar schools ARE state schools - do you mean a comprehensive?
Yes, sorry.
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Yes, sorry.
It depends how important it is for you to study maths A level. If it isn't that important then I'd choose the Grammar school.
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Well what do you want to study at university?
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Well what do you want to study at university?
I’m not fully sure either: PPE, Politcs or History.
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I’m not fully sure either: PPE, Politcs or History.
Then I would suggest grammar school. You don't need maths for PPE. Besides, I might come across as biased but grammar schools do have better standards in teaching and there are more opportunities (again this is my experience so it might be different for you).
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