independent public school

/ɪndəpɛndənt ˈpʌblɪk skul/ (say induhpenduhnt 'publik skoohl)

a public school (def. 1) which has greater autonomy than is usual within the government education system, as in shaping the curriculum to suit the needs of the students, staff recruitment, financial management, governance and accountability.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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