School admissions

MORE children got their first choice of school through the admissions system this year.

In Boston, 96.8 per cent (330 children) got their first choice of school, compared to 92.8 per cent (6940 children) county-wide.

About 2.3 per cent (eight) children) got their second choice, and 0.3 per cent (one) got their third choice.

Two children (0.6 per cent) had no preference.