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Curro has bought St George's Preparatory school in Port Elizabeth. *Supplied)
Curro has bought St George's Preparatory school in Port Elizabeth. *Supplied)

The latest acquisition by JSE-listed independent education provider Curro Holdings could point to how the coronavirus pandemic has made struggling smaller private schools seem like attractive opportunities for larger players to buy.

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