Cheque book schools

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Dear West Sussex County Council,

Please can you send me a list of all the secondary maintained cheque book schools in your region.

(The definition of a cheque book school; is a school that has direct access and control of its own bank account.)

Yours faithfully,


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Will Fenneymore,

Dear Mr Dickinson,


I refer to your Freedom of Information request dated 24 October 2017, in
which you requested a list of all of the secondary maintained cheque book
schools in West Sussex, which are as follows:


Angmering School

Bourne Community College

Chatsmore Catholic High School

Davison CE High School

Downlands Community School

Felpham Community College

Forest School

Holy Trinity CE Secondary School

Ifield Community College

Imberhorne School

Millais School

Oathall Community College

Oriel High School

Sackville School

St Andrews CE Boys High School

St Paul Catholic College

St Wilfreds Catholic School

Steyning Grammar School

Tanbridge House School

Weald School


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[1]Will Fenneymore | Accountant, Financial Reporting, Corporate Finance,
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