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History of Education in Congleton


This booklet looks at the development of education in Congleton, starting with the old grammar school, founded at least as early as 1584; the growth of private academies and Sunday schools during the 19th century; the provision of nondenominational schools by the Anglican, Methodist and Roman Catholic churches and the impact of the 1870, 1902, and 1944 Education Acts.

History of Education in Congleton


Education in Congleton from 1584, when the grammar school was built, to the beginning of the 21st century.

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