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Thousands sent to faith schools against their families’ preferences

More than 130,000 children have been sent to faith schools in England against their parents' preferences since 2014, the NSS has found. Read More »

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Council urged to tackle discriminatory school admissions in review

Liverpool City Council has been urged to consider the impact of discriminatory admissions policies in faith schools in an upcoming review. Read More »

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Let’s scrap discriminatory faith-based school admissions for good

Faith schools are set to alter their admissions criteria temporarily because places of worship have been closed. Megan Manson says this should prompt lasting change. Read More »

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NMFS campaign challenging plans to open 19 faith schools in England

The No More Faith Schools campaign is challenging 19 proposals to open new faith-based academies in England,... Read More »

How faith schools are spreading without scrutiny or consultation

How faith schools are spreading without scrutiny or consultation

A lack of transparency in faith academy proposals is seriously undermining inclusive education, argues... Read More »

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NMFS campaign urges support for secular education in Wales

The No More Faith Schools campaign is arguing in favour of inclusive, secular schooling amid plans which... Read More »

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Sponsor of planned new Sikh school loses control of existing school

The government has ended the funding arrangement of a Sikh faith school which has been judged inadequate,... Read More »

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20 ways you can support an end to faith schools today

If you're a supporter of the No More Faith Schools campaign you can help to make the case by lobbying... Read More »

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Scotland's faith schools are a divisive anachronism

Dividing children by religion is inefficient and out of step with Scottish society - and giving religious... Read More »

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Is Northern Ireland set to move away from religious segregation in schools?

The idea that children should be educated together regardless of their religious background is gaining... Read More »

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Discrimination, inconvenience, unfairness: The harm caused by faith school admissions

Megan Manson says a series of recent examples from ombudsman reports demonstrate the absurdity of prioritising... Read More »

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Make Northern Ireland’s schools integrated and secular, say MLAs

Members of Northern Ireland's legislative assembly from a variety of parties have called for children... Read More »