Here you can find all of the latest news about the No More Faith Schools campaign.

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Faith schools perform less well under fairer assessment, says study

Faith schools drop dramatically in league tables when fairer indicators of pupils' background are taken into account, a study has found. Read More »

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Petition calls for end to religious selection at Lancashire school

Campaigners in Lancaster have started a petition calling on a Church of England secondary school to end religious discrimination in its admissions policy. Read More »

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Senior CoE priest calls for more Muslim faith schools

The NMFS campaign has criticised a call from the dean of Westminster Abbey for "a substantial number of state-funded Muslim schools". Read More »

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DfE plans to keep cap on faith-based discrimination in admissions

The government has said it has no plans to lift a 50% cap on faith-based admissions to new faith schools in England. Read More »

20,000 children sent to faith schools against parental preferences

20,000 children sent to faith schools against parental preferences

More than 20,000 children were sent to faith schools in England against their parents' preferences this month, the National Secular Society has revealed. Read More »

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Islamic girls’ school with forced hijab policy plans to expand

A Muslim girls' school which requires all its pupils to conform to a 'modesty code' is planning to expand. Read More »

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NMFS campaign opposing new selective Catholic school

The NMFS campaign is resisting plans to open a religiously selective Catholic school in Peterborough in Cambridgeshire. Read More »

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Adjudicator can’t stop Jewish school’s impositions on families

A Jewish state school may continue enforcing strict religious observance criteria on children and their families. Read More »

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Teachers increasingly oppose faith schools and the discrimination they cause

Research shows a majority of teachers supporting an end to new faith schools and a huge majority favouring an end to religious selection, Alastair Lichten finds. Read More »

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Jewish school considers split to avoid treating children equally

A Jewish school which unlawfully segregated pupils could split into three schools so it can continue to avoid treating children equally. Read More »

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Faith based selection sends a damaging message to our children

Joanne Bartley, a campaigner with the group Comprehensive Future, argues that a comprehensive education system should also be free of religious selection. Read More »

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Council to consult over planned Catholic school in Peterborough

Peterborough City Council will open a consultation in November over plans to open a selective state funded Catholic school. Read More »