High school principals say students from independent and Catholic schools are often enrolled in the public system after being expelled but arrive without any explanation or details about why they were forced to leave.
New research shows small classes can have a profound effect on students throughout their school lives.
Sydney's top independent schools are outspending public schools by three to one as they invest in libraries, lecture theatres and gyms in a multimillion-dollar ''arms race'' to attract lucrative enrolments.
Newington College celebrated its 150th birthday last year.
FROM on-campus face-to-face lectures to online study, there is no doubt that flexibility now rules the higher education market.
Lottery schemes don't ever really add up but news reports should know that factual reporting counts.
Four out of five children born in non-English-speaking countries have experienced racism in school at least once a month.
The federal government should collect unpaid debts from students after they die, a report by an influential panel has found.
The federal government should collect unpaid debts from students after they die, a report by an influential think-tank has found.