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Rudolf Steiner School is closing: The background

In the end, it may have become inevitable.

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Rudolf Steiner School Kings Langley is closing: Parent speaks of “betrayal” and “unanswered questions”

One parent of a present RSSKL student, who asked not to be named, said there were many unanswered questions which had left her furious.

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Rudolf Steiner School Kings Langley is closing: Why weren’t the school’s issues discovered earlier?

Independent schools such as RSSKL are not usually inspected by Ofsted.

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Rudolf Steiner School Kings Langley is closing: What did the school have to say?

48 hours after a meeting on Saturday of the school board, RSSKL issued a 52-word statement.

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Rudolf Steiner School Kings Langley is closing: What will happen to the school’s grounds?

It is believed that the current school site will not see new homes built on it - but the school did not confirm whether there is a covenant placed on the grounds.

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Rudolf Steiner School Kings Langley is closing: What next for the school’s students?

Herts County Council say that there are “sufficient” school places “in the locality” that all 330 RSSKL students will be able to go to a Hertfordshire school next year.

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Rudolf Steiner School Kings Langley is closing: What is Hertfordshire County Council doing?

Hertfordshire County Council has limited authority over RSSKL as it is a private fee-paying school.

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Rudolf Steiner School Kings Langley is closing: Former student praises his time at the school

A former RSSKL student told the Gazette of his sadness at the school’s fate.

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Rudolf Steiner School Kings Langley is closing: The full story

A £9,857-a-year school will close its doors next month, following a saga which first began more than three years ago.

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EXCLUSIVE: Rudolf Steiner School Kings Langley set to close

A troubled private school is set to close this summer.

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A right rail rip-off for Hertfordshire commuters?

People from Kings Langley pay more money per mile to commute to London than people living anywhere else in the region, according to a new report.

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End of heavy goods vehicle misery in Water End and Great Gaddesden

Heavy goods vehicles are now banned from using the B440 through Water End and Great Gaddesden.

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Council refuse to say what plans are in place if Rudolf Steiner School closes in Kings Langley

Rudolf Steiner School had 334 students on the roll at the last Ofsted inspection – but council bosses have remained tight-lipped on what will happen if the school does close.

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Rudolf Steiner School meeting: Parents told “Hope for the best but prepare for the worst”

Parents were told there are “lots and lots of problems” at an emotional meeting on Monday night at Rudolf Steiner School Kings Langley.

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Controversial Rudolf Steiner School set to close this summer?

A troubled school has admitted to parents for the first time that it could close before the start of the next school year.

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New principal revealed for troubled Rudolf Steiner School Kings Langley

A private school which is under threat of closure by the government has appointed its first-ever permanent principal.

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Fatal crash driver was high on laughing gas

A teenage driver who was high on laughing gas when he crashed his van into a car and killed two people has been sentenced to nine years and 10 months in prison.

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Hemel Hempstead downgrade to be made permanent: The reaction and the background

A service which was supposed to replace A&E at Hemel Hospital will have its hours cut permanently tomorrow.

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Rudolf Steiner bosses say that school is “highly likely” to remain open throughout 2018-19 - and blame falling student numbers of Ofsted reports and bad press

Bosses at Rudolf Steiner School say the school WILL be open when the next academic year starts – but that there are “no guarantees” it will remain so.

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£750k shortfall, 3 sets of lawyers, and a wall of silence from Rudolf Steiner School in Kings Langley

A private school which has been threatened with closure by the government has had to ask parents for money.

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