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Sweden's Princess Estelle to start school at 'elite' institution

Princess Estelle at the celebrations for Crown Princess Victoria's birthday in July. Photo: Erik Simander/TT

Published: 17.Aug.2018 10:54 hrs

Sweden’s Princess Estelle is preparing for her first day at school on Tuesday — but while her mother went to a municipally-run primary, the six-year-old royal will start at an institution founded by a Stockholm property magnate.

In 1984, Crown Princess Victoria started at Smedslättskolan, a state-funded school open to all, ten minutes' drive from her home at Drottningholm Palace. 
 
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