Wisbech Grammar School unveils its ‘international strategy’ and this year will welcome its first Chinese students to study in the Fens

A Wisbech headmaster’s Far East trip last year has resulted in the first group of Chinese students coming here to study this September.

PUBLISHED: 14:24 20 March 2019 | UPDATED: 14:24 20 March 2019

John Elworthy

Chris Staley (right) the head of Wisbech Grammar School has inveiled an international stratgey that includes welcoming Chinese students to study in the Fens from this year. Picture: ARCHANT

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Chris Staley, the head of Wisbech Grammar School, has...
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2019-03-20 16:50
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