Secrets of British and American School District House

United States: significant “Matthew effect” in school district house

Similar to China, the US public elementary and secondary schools also adopt the principle of “enrolling nearby”. According to US law, any child who lives in the school district has the right to free education; while attending private schools is not restricted by the school district and usually only depends on the school district. Whether the student can afford expensive tuition and pass the entrance exam.

United Kingdom: The average house price of the most expensive school district is 3.815 million pounds

The concept of school district housing and admission policies in the United Kingdom are similar to those in the United States, but the competition for educational resources is more intense. Therefore, the premium of school district housing is more obvious than in the United States.



Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store